Palys, Ted

Simon Fraser University

Ted Palys is a Professor in the School of Criminology at Simon Fraser University. His areas of research and teaching include qualitative, quantitative and mixed methods research; the ethics and law of research confidentiality; privacy, surveillance and internet governance; and the relations between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Canada and internationally. He is co-author (with Chris Atchison) of Research Decisions: Quantitative, Qualitative and Mixed Methods Approaches, a research methods text now in its fifth edition (2014, published by Thomson Nelson). His most recent book (with John Lowman), is Protecting Research Confidentiality: What Happens When Law and Ethics Collide, (2014, published by Lorimer).