Jan Stewart, Ph.D is a Professor and the Coordinator of Advanced Studies in Education in the Faculty of Education at The University of Winnipeg.  She is currently Acting Associate Dean and was the Director of The Institute for Children Affected by War at The Global College from 2006-2011. Jan is the lead investigator of a three- year national research program funded by Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), The Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling (CERIC), and Mitacs Canada to study educational strategies and career development programs to support refugee and immigrant children and youth in Canada (2014-2018). She has conducted international research and teacher development programs in Zimbabwe, South Sudan and Uganda. Jan has conducted numerous seminars at national and international conferences on the needs and challenges of children who have been affected by conflict, violence, abuse, mental health issues, neglect, and human rights violations. She is the author of The STARS Program, The Tough Stuff Series Middle/High School and bestselling book, The Anger Workout Book for Teens.Her latest book entitled, Supporting Refugee Children: Strategies for Educators (UTP), has received formal endorsements from leading researchers and public figures in the fields of education and migration.