Chantal Robillard, Ph.D.

Adjunct professor, Department of Sexology, UQAM
Clinical Research Coordinator and Emerging Researcher, CRIR—Lethbridge-Layton-Mackay Rehabilitation Centre, CIUSSS West-Central Montreal

Phone: 514 488-5552 (1128)

Email: [email protected]


  • B.A., Sexology, UQAM, 1997
  • M.A., Sexology, UQAM, 2000
  • Ph.D., Social Anthropology, Université de Montréal, 2006
  • Postdoctorate, Culture and Services in Mental Health, Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University and Facultad de Salud Pública y Administración, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia (Lima Peru), 2006-2007
  • Postdoctorate, Global Heath, Population Health Research Network, University of Ottawa, 2008-2011.

Research interests

Person with sensory impairment, social participation and active life in young adults, integration of ethnographic and qualitative methods and gender analysis.

Research laboratory

CAPTURE Research Lab

Recent publications

Robillard, C., McLaughlin, J., Côté, D. C., Vasilevska, B. & Gendron, R. (2018). “Caught in the same webs”—Service providers’ insights on gender-based and structural violence among female temporary foreign workers in Canada. Journal of International Migration and Integration, 19(3), 583-606.

Kairouz, S., Monson, E. & Robillard, C. (2017). Chapter 2. Gender comparative analysis of gambling patterns in Canada. In, H. Browden-Jones & F. Prever (Eds.), Gambling disorders in women: An international female perspective on treatment and research (pp. 35-51). London and New York: Routledge.

Robillard, C., Kairouz, S. & Monson, E. (2017). Win or lose: Negotiating meaning of time and money within three gambling settings, Journal of Gambling Issues, 36, 164-182.

Fiedler, I., Kairouz, S. & Robillard, C. (2016). Chapter 2. Gambling: Taxes and prevention. In, Y. Carter (Ed.), Gambling: Risk Factors, Prevalence and Treatment Outcomes. New York: Nova Publishers.

Research orientation

Axis 2 : Participation, Social Inclusion and Rehabilitation Services

Research topic

Theme 1 : The person, their entourage and the community

Research Site

CRIR – Lethbridge-Layton-Mackay Rehabilitation Centre (MAB site) of the CIUSSS WCM

University Affiliation