Faculty Members' Research

Mary Louise Adams, PhD (Socio-Cultural Studies, University of Toronto)

Dr. Adams researches gender, sexuality, and feminism; sport and culture; sociology and history of exercise and fitness; theories of embodiment.


Samantha King, PhD (Socio-Cultural Studies of Sport, Health and the Body, University of Illinois)

Dr. King researches cultural studies; social theory; the body, health and culture.

King Research Group


Elaine Power, PhD (Socio-Cultural Studies, University of Toronto)

Dr. Power researches the sociology of food; food and poverty; the body; childhood; qualitative methods.


Courtney Szto, PhD (Communications, Simon Fraser University)

Dr. Szto's research broadly explores the relationship between physical cultures and intersectional justice