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Matthew Numer

Assistant Professor, Health Promotion

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School of Health and Human Performance

Email: matthew.numer@dal.ca
Phone: (902) 494-1153
Fax: (902) 494-5120
Mailing Address: 
School of Health and Human Performance
Dalhousie University
Stairs House, P.O. Box 15000
6230 South Street
Halifax, N.S. B3H 4R2
 
Research Topics:
  • HIV prevention
  • Gay men's sexual health
  • Health promotion
  • Policy development
  • Gender and health


Education

Curriculum Vitae

Bachelor of Arts (BA), Robert Morris University (Pittsburg, PA)
Master of Education (MEd), California University of Philadelphia (California, PA)
Interdisciplinary PhD, Dalhousie University
Counselling Certification
, Canadian Counselling Association (2007)
Teaching Certification, Level II: Secondary School Counselling (2006)
Teaching Certification, Level II: Secondary Social Studies (2006)

Research interests

Synopsis: Matthew Numer's research interest include HIV prevention and gay men’s sexual health, with a specific emphasis on health promotion and policy development. He recently published a book chapter entitled "The Dilemma of Young Gay Men’s Sexual Health Promotion and Homosexual Hegemonic Masculinity."

  • HIV prevention
  • gay men's sexual health
  • health promotion aimed at gay men
  • health policy development that encompasses gay men
  • gender and queer theory