Our Faculty

Zelda Abramson
Associate Professor and Head

Areas of specialization: Health and Health Care, Families, Research Methods, Women’s Studies, Migration and Diaspora Studies

Claudine Bonner
Assistant Professor

Areas of specialization: African Diaspora Studies, Community History, Critical Race Theory, Education, Equity and Social Justice

James J. Brittain
Associate Professor

Areas of specialization:  Class (Consciousness), Disposable Populations, Escape, Political Economy, Social Theory

Jesse Carlson
Assistant Professor

Areas of specialization:  Classical and Contemporary Sociological Theory; Sociology of Morality; Cultural Sociology; Practice Theory

Heather A. Dahringer
Professor

Areas of specialization:  Addiction Studies, Gender and Sexuality, Sociology of Crime and Deviance, Rape and Sexual Assault in Canada, Qualitative Methodologies, Research Ethics and the Internet

Lesley Frank
Associate Professor

Areas of specialization:  Sociology of Food, Family Poverty, Sociology of Health, Research Methods,Public Policy

Saara Liinamaa
Assistant Professor

Areas of specialization: Classical and Contemporary Social Theory; Urban Studies; Cultural Sociology; Work and Organizations; Visual Methodologies 

Barbara Moore
Assistant Professor

Areas of specialization:  Social Problems, Canadian Society, Gender, Sociology of the Family, Ethnic and Race Relations

Sarah Rudrum
Assistant professor

Areas of Specialization: Sociology of Health and Illness, Gender and Health, Sociology of Family, Gender and Sexuality, Global Issues, and Qualitative Research Methodology

Part-time faculty 2017-18

Anthony Gracey

Adjunct Faculty

Jeanette Auger

Ann Marie Powers

Tony Thomson