I am an academic of migration, work, and adult education interested in issues related to precarious work, labour migration, popular education, as well as community and arts-based approaches to qualitative research in the social sciences.

I am currently Assistant Professor of Adult Education at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. If you are one of my students, please click here for more information on communicating with me.

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I am also involved in research collaborations on three SSHRC-funded projects including, as co-investigator, with Closing the Employment Standards Enforcement Gap, Transforming Stories, Driving Change and, On the Move: Employment-related Geographical Mobility in Canada and Beyond.

I am also active in community work, and am the co-founder of In Forma Theatre, a community-based arts organization located in Toronto and am a member of the board of directors for the Antigonish County Adult Learning Association.