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Gender And Women's Studies Experts

Angela Failler

Associate Professor

Department:

Women's and Gender Studies

Areas of Expertise:

  • 1985 Air India Bombings
  • Anti-Racism
  • Canada's "War on Terror"
  • Commemoration and Remembrance Practices
  • Cultural Memory
  • Embodiment and Subjectivity
  • Feminism
  • LGBTTQ+2S Issues
  • Memorials
  • Monuments
  • Museums
  • Public Memory

Allison Surtees

Assistant Professor

Department:

Classics

Areas of Expertise:

  • Ancient Art Collecting and Museums
  • Ancient Greece and Rome
  • Ancient Greek History
  • Ancient Theatre and Performance
  • Classical Archaeology
  • Classical Art

Chantal Fiola

Associate Professor

Department:

Urban and Inner-City Studies

Areas of Expertise:

  • Colonization and Decolonization
  • Indigenous Community-Centred Methodologies
  • Indigenous Genders, Sexualities, and Feminisms
  • Indigenous Resurgence and Sovereignty
  • Métis (And Selected First Nation) Identity, Culture, Spirituality, History, and Urbanity

Catherine Tosenberger

Associate Professor

Department:

English

Areas of Expertise:

  • Fandom and Fan Studies
  • Folklore (Especially Fairy Tales)
  • NeoPaganism
  • Witchcraft
  • Young People's Texts and Cultures

Hema Vyas

Human Rights and Sexual Violence Advisor

Department:

Human Rights and Diversity Office

Areas of Expertise:

  • 2STLBGQ+
  • Anti-Oppression Education
  • Anti-Racism
  • Consent
  • Diversity
  • Equity
  • Gender
  • HIV
  • Inclusion
  • Sexual Health
  • Sexual Violence
  • STBBIs
  • STIs
  • Women

Heather Milne

Associate Professor

Department:

English

Areas of Expertise:

  • Feminist Theory
  • LGBT Issues
  • Poetry (especially contemporary experimental poetry)
  • Queer Theory

Jane Barter

Professor

Department:

Religion and Culture

Areas of Expertise:

  • Christian Theology
  • Feminist Theory of Religion
  • Modern Christianity
  • Women and Religion

Katherine Breward

Associate Professor

Department:

Business

Areas of Expertise:

  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Disability Accommodation at Work
  • Diversity Management in the Workplace
  • Immigrant Adjustment to the Canadian Workplace
  • Labour Force Participation and Employment Equity for Historically Disadvantaged Populations
  • Mental Health at Work
  • Non-conscious Prejudice and Discrimination

Margaret Haworth-Brockman

Adjunct Professor

Department:

Sociology

Areas of Expertise:

  • Gender-Based Analysis (also called Sex and Gender-Based Analysis)
  • Gender Statistics (Indicators)
  • Intersectionality
  • Midwifery

Maureen Kilgour

Associate Professor

Department:

Business and Administration

Areas of Expertise:

  • Canadian Industrial Relations
  • Corporate Responsibility
  • Corporate Governance and Diversity
  • Corruption
  • Gender and Globalization
  • Respectful Workplace and Bullying
  • Responsible Management Education
  • Sustainability and Gender
  • Union-Management Relations
  • Women in Management

Sharanpal Ruprai

Assistant Professor

Department:

Women's and Gender Studies

Areas of Expertise:

  • Canadian South Asian Literature
  • Cultural Studies
  • Critical Race Feminism
  • Indigenous Feminist Theory
  • Religion:Sikhism
  • Women's and Gender Studies

Sandra Kirby

Professor Emerita

Department:

Sociology

Areas of Expertise:

  • Bullying
  • Duty of Care in Sport
  • Gender-Based Violence
  • Harassment and Abuse
  • Intended Harms to Athletes
  • Methodology - Qualitative

Wei Xing

Associate Professor

Department:

Sociology

Areas of Expertise:

  • Family Issues, Particularly Immigrant Family Issues
  • Migration and Integration