Dr. Dawn Farough
Position: Department Chair
InterestsSocial Inequality (in particular, the intersection of gender, race, class, and sexuality)
Qualitative Methods (in particular, ethnography)
Survey Design and Analysis
Women and Globalization
Research InterestsCollaborative and Community-Based Research
Ethnographic Research and Theatre
EducationB.A., University of Winnipeg
M.A., University of Manitoba
Ph.D., University of British Columbia
Farough, Dawn. "The Messy Business of Art, Research, and Collaboration: Audience Engagement in Home/Less/Mess." Journal of Contemporary Drama in English, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 320-338.
Farough, Dawn. "No Straight Lines: Using Creativity as a Method to Fight Homelessness." Submitted to The University of Calgary Press. Presently under peer review.
Besanger, Kendra, Tina Block, Lisa Cooke, Dawn Farough, Terry Kading, Ginny Ratsoy, Robin Reid, and Chris Walmsley. Collaborative Initiatives and Community-Based Research. Explorations and Critical Insights on Leadership and Learning in the Small City. Submitted to the University of Calgary Press. Presently under peer review.
Employment HistoryAssistant Professor, Thompson Rivers University, 1995-present.
Visiting Professor, University of Bonn, Germany, 1999-2000.
Part-Time Lecturer, The University of British Columbia, 1993, 1995.
Part-Time Lecturer, Simon Fraser University, 1994.
Courses TaughtSoci 1110: Introduction to Sociology 1
Soci 1210: Introduction to Sociology 2
Soci 2130: Women in Global Perspective
Soci 3120: Gender Relations
Soci 3210: Feminist Theory
Soci 3610: Social Inequality
Soci 4130: Family and Kinship
Soci 4810: Directed Studies in Sociology
SL 3000: Service Learning
Fall 2017 Term
Soci 2130 Women in Global Perspective
Soci 3610 Social Inequality
Soci 3620 Special Topics: Critical Perspectives on Gender and Food
Winter 2018 Term
Soci 1210 Intro to Sociology 2
Soci 3620 Special Topics: Gender and Popular Culture
Professional AffiliationsThe Canadian Sociological Association
The Canadian Association for Theatre Research