FIMS Profile

Dr. Andie Shabbar

FIMS & Nursing Building Room 4050
University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5B7
Fax: 519-661-3506
ashabba@uwo.ca

Teaching in FIMS continues to be a rewarding experience. The academic rigour, inquisitive nature, and community involvement demonstrated by students of this faculty speaks to the strength of the programs offered. It is my pleasure to contribute through course instruction and academic mentorship.

RESEARCH:
sexuality and the media, surveillance studies, biometrics and facial recognition technology, activist media, digital communications and social justice, affect studies, virtuality, feminist perspectives on technology, indigenous activisms, digital art

FIMS COURSES TAUGHT:
MIT 3201 - Sexuality and the Media
DC 2002 - Virtual Worlds
MIT 2372 - Feminist Perspectives and Practices in an Online World

COURSES TAUGHT IN OTHER FACULTIES:
WS 2263 - Intersections: Race, Class, and Sexuality
WS 2220 - Feminist Theory and Practice Across the Disciplines
WS 2273 - Sexual Subjects
WS 3173 - Queer Theory
WS 4461 - Virtual Feminisms: Digital Media and Affect
Faculty of Fine Arts and Cultural Studies (York University) - Interactive New Media Art

EDUCATION:
PhD, Women's Studies and Feminist Research, Western University
MA, Communication and Culture, York and Ryerson Universities
BA Honours, Women's Studies, York University