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Parvin Ghorayshi

Parvin Ghorayshi Title: Professor Emeritus
Phone: 416.461.9434
Email: p.ghorayshi@uwinnipeg.ca


Parvin Ghorayshi is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Sociology at the University of Winnipeg. She is currently working on a number of projects including, the role of diaspora in promoting global citizenship; multi-ethnic cities and democratic urban governance; development by and for inner city communities; and, she is part of a SSHRC funded research project on community economic development that involves academics and a large number of community organizations. Her research interests include human rights and social justice, feminist theories, gender relations in developing countries, globalization, gender and social justice.

Teaching Areas:
Human Rights, Feminist and Post-Colonial Theories, Gender Relations in Developing Countries, Community-based Indigenous Development, Globalization and Social Justice