SWMMR was co-founded in 2015 by four women assistant professors and graduates of the Institute for Qualitative and Multi-Methods Research (IQMR) who share a dedication to methodological pluralism and the appropriate use of both qualitative and quantitative methods for deriving theories and testing hypotheses. 

Current Leadership

Young-Im Lee
California State University, Sacramento
Nicolas Weller
University of California, Riverside
Jennifer Cyr (co – founder)
Universidad Torcuato di
Laura García Montoya
University of Toronto

Past Leadership

Marissa Brookes (co-founder), University of California, Riverside

Kendra Koivu (co-founder), University of New Mexico

Sara Niedzwiecki (co-founder), University of California, Santa Cruz

Past Participants

from 2015 – 2021