Our Faculty

Michael Dennis
Professor and Acting Head

Claudine Bonner
Associate Professor
Areas of specialization: 
Black Canadian History, Migration/Diaspora, Gender & Equity, Education

James J. Brittain 
Professor
Areas of specialization:  
Class (Consciousness), Disposable Populations, Escape, Political Economy, Social Theory, Sport

Jesse Carlson
Assistant Professor and Honours Coordinator
Areas of specialization:
Sociological Theory; Cultural Sociology; Morality; Friendship

Rebecca (Becky) Casey
Assistant Professor
Areas of specialization:  
Aging, Disability, Work and Employment, Sociology of Health and Illness, Research Methods, Social Inequality, Public Policy

Lesley Frank
Professor
Tier II Canada Research Chair in Food, Health, and Social Justice
Areas of specialization:  Sociology of Food, Family Poverty, Sociology of Health, Research Methods,Public Policy

Elisabeth Rondinelli
Assistant Professor
Areas of specialization: 
Cultural Sociology, Gender and Sexuality, Education, Cross-cultural Interactions, Ethnography, Digital Sociology, Qualitative Research Methods

Sarah Rudrum
Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator
Areas of specialization: 
Sociology of Health and Illness, Gender and Health, Sociology of Family, Gender and Sexuality, Global Issues, Qualitative Research Methodology

Giselle Thompson
Assistant Professor
Areas of specialization:
Anti-colonialism/Decolonization; Black Studies; Caribbean Studies; Diaspora Studies; Education/Schooling; and International Development.

Part-time Faculty Winter 2022
Heather A. Dahringer
Michelle Coleman

Adjunct Faculty
Zelda Abramson
Jeanette Auger
Dianne Looker
Ann Marie Powers
Tony Thomson

Open Acadia Faculty
Jeanette Auger
Michelle Coleman
Chris McCormick
Ann Marie Powers
Anthony (Toni) Roberts
Stephen Schneider
Tony Thomson