Search Results

Your search for "Postcolonial studies" returned the following 10 expert(s):

ANDERSON, Emma »


Associate Professor
Associate professor
Faculty of Arts
Classics and Religious Studies

Contact information:

Office: (613) 562-5800 X1176
E-mail:
Website

Preferred method s of contact:

E-mail, Office Telephone

Research information:

History of Christianity (particularly Catholicism); Missionaries and native peoples in 17th century Canada; Traditional aboriginal spirituality; First Nations' relationship with the Catholic church (historically and contemporaneously); Native peoples and the impact of residential schools; Saint Kateri Tekakwitha; The Jesuits; Popular and "lived" religion; Catholic veneration of the Virgin Mary and of saints; Relics and miracles; Saint-Making: the canonization process in the Catholic Church; Christian martyrdom; Jean de Brebeuf and the cult of the North American Martyrs; Native martyrs; Catholic shrines and pilgrimages; Aboriginal pilgrimage in Canada; Marian apparitions (visions of the Virgin Mary); "Clerico-nationalism" in 19th century Quebec; Vatican II and the Quiet Revolution in Quebec; Developments in the contemporary Catholic church (including the pontificate of Pope Francis I); Multiculturalism and religion in contemporary Canada.

Area(s) of expertise:

(View other experts in this field)

Language preference:

English and French

BICKERTON, Ashley »


PhD alumna
PhD student
Faculty of Social Sciences
Women's Studies Institute

Contact information:

E-mail:

Preferred method of contact:

E-mail

Research information:

In the Spring of 2015 I successfully defended and submitted my PhD thesis. My research analyses representations of Canadian, American and Australian military personnel, police and cadets involved in military 'sex scandals'. I explore the longstanding culture of misogyny, racism, homophobia and ableism in the Canadian, U.S. and Australian Armed Forces, with a focus on the ways 'militarized masculinity' is guided by these violent structures and fundamental to the military's creation of soldiers. My dissertation explores the ways blame is individualised in cases of sexual and racist violence involving military personel, while military culture and militarized masculinity are commonly celebrated without regard for how they are fundamentally violent.

Area(s) of expertise:

(View other experts in this field)

Language preference:

English and French

BOUCLIN, Suzanne »


Professor
Assistant professor
Faculty of Law
Common Law

Contact information:

E-mail:

Preferred method of contact:

E-mail

Research information:

Areas of research, collaborations and publication include: law and social media, feminist aesthetics, law and popular culture, the criminal regulation of vulnerable groups, law and poverty and social justice.

Area(s) of expertise:

(View other experts in this field)

Language preference:

English and French

CLARK-KAZAK, Christina »


Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs

Contact information:

Office: 613-562-5800
E-mail:
Website

Preferred method of contact:

E-mail

Research information:

I research refugee policy in Canada and internationally. I also research age mainstreaming and age discrimination in migration and development contexts. I am interested in interdisciplinary methodology and have developed, with key refugee organizations, ethical guidelines for research with people in situations of forced migration.

Area(s) of expertise:

(View other experts in this field)

Language preference:

English and French

GILES, Audrey R. »


Audrey R. Giles

Assistant Professor
Assistant professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
School of Human Kinetics

Contact information:

Office: 613-562-5800 (2988)
Home: 613-845-0092
E-mail:

Preferred method s of contact:

E-mail, Home Telephone, Office Telephone

Research information:

Dr. Giles' research examines Aboriginal people's (though especially women's) participation in physical activity, sport, and recreation in the NWT, Nunavut, and Northern Alberta. Her expertise pertains to traditional games, gender, "tradition," and drowning prevention. Sport for development in Aboriginal communities.

Area(s) of expertise:

(View other experts in this field)

Language preference:

English only, Intermediate/Advanced French

MAGNET, Shoshana »


Shoshana Magnet

Professor
Assistant professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Women's Studies Institute

Contact information:

Office: 613 562 5800 (2783)
Home: 613 421 4833
E-mail:
Website

Preferred method of contact:

E-mail

Research information:

My work is on security, technologies and inequality. The technologies I study include biometrics, RFIDs, backscatter X-rays as well as robotics, including robots used in the military. I also study surveillance.

 

Area(s) of expertise:

(View other experts in this field)

Language preference:

English only

RAMISCH, Joshua »


Joshua Ramisch

Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences

Contact information:

Office: 613-562-5800 (4421)
E-mail:

Preferred method s of contact:

E-mail, Office Telephone

Research information:

Food security, agriculture, food policy, food aid, peasant farming, globalization, international development, development project management, African environmental issues, African social change, Kenya, Mali, Uganda, Tanzania, NGOs in Africa.

Area(s) of expertise:

(View other experts in this field)

Language preference:

English and French

SETHNA, Christabelle »


Dr.
Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Women's Studies Institute

Contact information:

Office: 613-562-5800 (2356)
E-mail:

Preferred method of contact:

E-mail

Research information:

I have a PhD. In the History of Education. My topics of study are the history of sex education, contraception and abortion in Canada. I use a feminist translational approach that connects the local to the global. I am currently working on a history of the birth control pill in Canada between 1960-1980 and its impact on young, single, university women. I also am researching "abortion tourism" or, the travel women undertake to access abortion services at clinics within Canada.

Other areas of expertise:

Contraception and Abortion Sex Education History of Sexuality Canadian Studies

Area(s) of expertise:

(View other experts in this field)

Language preference:

English and French

SIOUI, Georges »


Coordinator, Aboriginal Studies Program
Associate professor
Faculty of Arts
Classics and Religious Studies

Contact information:

Office: 613-562-5800 (1165)
Cell: 819-639-1789
E-mail:

Preferred method of contact:

Office Telephone

Research information:

Études autochtones, histoire amérindienne, histoire autochtone, culture, spiritualité, philosophie,éducation, peuples indigènes, peuples minoritaires, études canadiennes.

Area(s) of expertise:

(View other experts in this field)

Language preference:

English and French

TREVENEN, Kathryn »


Kathryn TREVENEN

Assistant professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Women's Studies Institute

Contact information:

Office: 613-562-5800 (2326)
Home: 613-730-6576
E-mail:

Preferred method of contact:

Office Telephone

Research information:

Feminist and political theory in a global context. International women's organizations, the international human rights network and the impact of globalization on modern states and political participation.

Area(s) of expertise:

(View other experts in this field)

Language preference:

English only

Find an Expert

line divider

Search our database of more than 500 University of Ottawa experts, who can comment on current events or share their expertise for news features.

Hint: Searches are not case sensitive and word fragments are accepted.