MA (Queen's University), HBA (McGill University)
Office: C505 Mackintosh-Corry Hall
Fields of interest:
Environmental Sociology; Science and Technology Studies; Critical and Feminist Pedagogies; Transdisciplinary Methods; Canadian Waste Management; Citizen Science and Knowledge Controversies; Sustainable Transportation; Global Development
Teaching Assistant Positions:
01/2013-present: Teaching Assistant for ENSC 305: Environmental Sociology in the School of Environmental Studies at Queen’s University
01/2013-present: Teaching Assistant for SOCY 211: Social Statistics in the Department of Sociology at Queen’s University
09/2012-12/2012: Teaching Assistant for SOCY 210: Social Research Methods in the Department of Sociology at Queen’s University
01/2012-05/2012: Teaching Assistant for SOCY 211: Social Statistics in the Department of Sociology at Queen’s University
09/2011-12/2011: Teaching Assistant for SOCY 363: Science, Technology, and Society in the Department of Sociology at Queen’s University
09/2010-04/2011: Teaching Assistant for SOCY 122: Introduction to Sociology in the Department of Sociology at Queen’s University
Research Assistant Positions:
02/2013-present: Research Assistant “Feminist Studies of Taxation and Budgeting: Assessing the Impact of Global and Domestic Policies on Economic Crisis, Recovery, and Development”; SSHRC Funded
10/2012-present: Research Assistant ”Gendered Deployment in the Military”; Canadian Forces Leadership Institute, Department of National Defence.
02/2011-present: Research Assistant ”Citizen Science Solutions to Waste Management Issues”; SSHRC Funded
02/2010-05/2012 Research Assistant ”Health Research and Society: A Sociological Analysis of Ethical, Public Understanding and Knowledge Translation Issues”; SSHRC Funded
Hird, Myra, R. Kerry Rowe, Scott Lougheed, Cassandra Kuyvenhoven. “Making Waste Management Public (or Falling Back Asleep)”. (under review).
Hird, Myra. Peter van Wyck, Cassandra Kuyvenhoven. “Canada’s Waste Flow” (in progress).
Kuyvenhoven, Cassandra. 2013. “Book Review: Richard Biernacki, Reinventing Evidence in Social Inquiry”. Journal of Canadian Sociology (in progress).
Kuyvenhoven, Cassandra. 2012. “Review: Mildred Blaxter’s Health 2nd ed.“Journal of Sociology 48(1): 109-11.
Kuyvenhoven, Cassandra. "Moving Waste Around: The Impacts of Waste Transportation from an Environmental Sociology Perspective" Paper presentation at the Canadian Association of Geographers Special Session on Waste and Indeterminacy, August 2013, St. John’s, NFLD.
Kuyvenhoven, Cassandra. "Translating Knowledge Issues about Women’s Health Research" Poster presentation at the CIHR Advancing Excellence in Gender, Sex and Health Research Conference, October 2012, Montreal, QC.
Kuyvenhoven, Cassandra. "Canadian Universities: Situational Factors of Waste Managers and Waste Producers" Panel presentation at the Canadian Sociological Association, June 2012, Waterloo, ON.
Kuyvenhoven, Cassandra. ‘Sociological Contributions to the Medical Definition and Treatment of Obesity’ Poster presentation at the 2nd National Obesity Summit, Apr 2011, Montreal, QC.
Guest lecture. School of Urban and Regional Planning (SURP 889), Queen’s University. “Transnational Movement: The Transportation of Recycling” February 7th, 2013.
Guest lecture. School of Environmental Studies (ENSC 305), Queen’s University. “New Social Movements” March 5th, 2013.
Supervisor: Dr. Myra J. Hird