People Directory

Undergraduate Chair and Assistant Professor

(613) 533-6568

Mackintosh-Corry Hall, D421


Research Areas: Disability Studies; Sociological Theory; Social Inequality; Sociology of Health and Illness; Sociology of the Body


Research Areas: Politics of the body, sport, fitness and health; history of sexuality; feminism; gendered embodiment; walking and everyday movement cultures; the politics of parks and public space


Research Areas: Criminology; Young Offenders

Professor and Professor Emeritus


Research Areas: Classical social theory; The ontology of Being; Modernity in the early twentieth century

2022-2023 Course(s): SOCY 122 (section 001)


Research Areas: Science & Technology Studies (reproductive technologies, genetic engineering, human anatomy and manufacture); Feminist Social Thought; Visual Culture

Graduate Program Assistant

(613) 533-6684

Mackintosh-Corry Hall, D431


Research Areas: Environmental Justice; Women Health & Environment; Local Food Issues/Movements; Gender, Environment & Development in Africa

Assistant Professor


Research Areas: Gender; Sexuality; Race and Ethnicity; Islam; Middle East and North Africa; Social Movements; Political Sociology; Qualitative Methods and Methodologies

2021-2022 Course(s): SOCY 407: Walls to Bridges

Program Assistant/Term Adjunct

613-533-6000 ext. 74876

Mackintosh-Corry Hall, D410B

2022-2023 Course(s): SOCY 301: Population Politics 

Professor and Department Head

(613) 533-6000 ext. 74494

Mackintosh-Corry Hall, D529


Research Areas: Digital Culture: visuality, temporalities, memory, ethnography; Consumption: theory and practice, mundane technologies; Cultural Sociology: cultural institutions, material culture

Assistant Professor


Research Areas: Muslim women; Sexuality and gender; Globalization; Inequality; South Asia


Research Areas: Sociology of law; Sociology of professions; Work and occupations; Life course research; Quantitative and mixed methods


Research Areas: Body; health; sport

Professor Emeritus


Research Areas: Surveillance and Social Sorting; Big Data Surveillance; Identification Regimes; Privacy; Information Technologies; Christian Social Critique

Associate Professor

(613) 533-6000, ext.74449

Mackintosh-Corry Hall, Room D531


Research Areas: Science and Technology Studies; AI; algorithms; data infrastructures; technology and inequality; techno-nationalism; digital geopolitics; digital colonialism

Associate Professor

(613) 533-2167

Macintosh-Corry Hall, D524


Research Areas: Bail and pre-trial detention; Supervision and conditions of release; Court processing and sentencing; Punishment and social control; Criminal justice policy

2022-2023 Course(s): SOCY 200: Sociology of Health