• Filling the research gaps on Muslims in Canada through outreach, advocacy, and collaboration.

Since 2018, I-RSS has  provided policy analyses and recommendations based on original research to Muslim organizations and governments across Canada.

From the I-RSS Blog

RSS Journal Call for Papers: Muslim Community Experiences in Canada

RSS Journal Call for Papers: Muslim Community Experiences in Canada

The concept of community identity within the social sciences and humanities has been understood in a variety of ways. While…

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I-RSS in Both Worlds: Bridging Academia and Community through Relationships

I-RSS in Both Worlds: Bridging Academia and Community through Relationships

I-RSS is proud to work with a wide network of community and research organizations. Of course, our work includes other…

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New Publications from I-RSS: Muslim Organizations Policy Report and Literature Review on Canadian Muslim Themes

New Publications from I-RSS: Muslim Organizations Policy Report and Literature Review on Canadian Muslim Themes

I-RSS is pleased to announce two new publications on our website, each of which are part of larger research studies…

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RSS Journal Call for Papers Extended to September 15, 2022

RSS Journal Call for Papers Extended to September 15, 2022

The call for papers deadline for the RSS Journal edition on the topic of "Navigating Place as Muslims in Canada"…

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Why Qualitative Research Matters to Policy

Why Qualitative Research Matters to Policy

Qualitative research is research that relies on data sources such as interviews, questionnaires, observation, text or image documents, artifacts and…

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The future of quantitative research on Muslims in Canada?

The future of quantitative research on Muslims in Canada?

Did you know that much of the statistical data on Muslims in Canada that researchers have to work with comes…

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Introducing the Religious & Socio-Political Studies Journal

Introducing the Religious & Socio-Political Studies Journal

I-RSS is excited to launch the first issue of the Religious & Socio-political Studies Journal this summer. This interdisciplinary, academic…

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I-RSS Internship Program: Fostering Leadership Through Arts and Social Sciences Research

I-RSS Internship Program: Fostering Leadership Through Arts and Social Sciences Research

The I-RSS internship program fosters the next generation of social science and humanities researchers, advocates and policy leaders. The program…

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Upcoming Publications

Traditional Islamic Scholarship on Family and Kinship Ties –  A Meta-Analysis (forthcoming, 2023)

Anthology of Muslim Histories, Community Developments, and  Contributions Across Canada (forthcoming, 2023)

Approaches to Disrupting Islamophobia in Canada (forthcoming, 2023)

The Role of Islam in Western Muslim Family and Kinship Conceptualizations (forthcoming, 2023)

European Approaches to Islamophobia are Inadequate: Lessons for Canadians Combatting Anti-Muslim Hatred and Racism (Journal of Hate Studies, in press, 2023)

Examining Primary Challenges Facing Muslim Youth in Canada: Crisis of Identity and Its Detrimental Outcomes (forthcoming, 2023) 

Examining Pathways of Resilience for Muslim Youth in Canada: Youth-Driven Solutions and Belonging in Canadian Muslim Communities (forthcoming, 2023) 

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