Department of Sociology & Criminology

Dr. Evangelia Tastsoglou, Professor


Evangelia Tastsoglou

 Also, faculty member of the

  • International Development Studies Program (IDS) (Cross-Appointed)
  • International Graduate Studies Undergraduate Program Coordinator
  • Executive Committee, International Sociological Association (elected member, 2014-present);
  • Research Council of the ISA; Member of the Research Coordinating Committee of the ISA and Member of the Local Organizing Committee (of the Canadian Sociological Association) for the Toronto World Congress of Sociology (July 2018).
  • Vice President of the Canadian Ethnic Studies Association (2012-present)
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Research
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Book Reviews
Academic PositionsPeer-Reviewed Book chapters
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Websites

https://orcid.org/0000-0002- 6679-2747

https://scholar.google.ca/citations?hl=en&user=vQxGjpAAAAAJ&view_op=list_works&sortby=pubdate

Education

PhD in Sociology (Combined MA-PhD Program, Department of SociologyBoston University, 1990)

LLM (Schulich Law School, Dalhousie University, 2017)

Law Degree, "Ptychion" with Highest Honours (Department of Law, School of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, 1981);

Research

My research engages sociological and legal, feminist and intersectional perspectives on women, gender and various aspects of international migration; Canadian immigration and integration; citizenship and belonging; transnationalism and diasporas; sexual and gender based violence and precarity in forced migration; migration and development; multiculturalism and anti-racism; international migration and asylum law and policy.

Academic Positions

9/2017 – present

Professor, Department of Sociology

9/2006 – 8/2017

Professor, Department of Sociology and Criminology

9/2017 – present

Coordinator, Saint Mary’s University, International Development Studies Program (Undergraduate)

9/1/2006- 31/8/2012

Chair, Saint Mary’s University, Department of Sociology and Criminology

9/1997 – 8/2006

Associate Professor (tenured as of September 1998) Saint Mary's University, Department of Sociology and Criminology.

9/1993- 8/1997

Assistant Professor Saint Mary's University, Department of Sociology

8/1991 - 6/1993

Assistant Professor Ryerson University, Department of Sociology.   

8/1990 - 6/1991

Instructor Ryerson University, Department of Sociology.

6/1991 - 7/1991

 

External Research Funding

2017

Fulbright/ Stavros Niarchos Foundation Fellowship (“Greek Diaspora Scholar”). Department of Sociology, University of Crete (Rethymnon, Crete, Greece)  as host institution, June 2-July 31, 2017 (13,330 US dollars)

2012              

Collaborator, Partnership Grant, SSHCRC. “Pathways to Prosperity: New Policy Directions and Innovative Local Practices for Newcomer Attraction and Integration”, Principal Investigator: Vicki Esses, University of Western Ontario (2,513,360.00, over seven years).

2011

“Identity and Belonging: Female and Male Iranian Newcomer Youth in Halifax” Atlantic Metropolis Centre /SSHRC Pilot Grant. Principal Investigator ($4,970).

2010

“Replacing the Revolving Doors by Open Ones: Transnational Families and Middle-Eastern Diasporas in Atlantic Canada”. Atlantic Metropolis Centre / SSHRC. Principal Investigator ($20,000).

2008

Networking, Belonging and Identity: Highly Skilled Turkish Immigrants in Halifax and Toronto” Pilot Project, Atlantic Metropolis Centre competition, 4,956.00. Principal Investigator.

2008

“Who Cares and Why it Matters: Gender, Transnational Care-Giving, Families & Belonging, A Halifax Study” Atlantic Metropolis Centre of Excellence, $ 5,000.00.  Principal Invesitgator.

2008

“Negotiating Ethno-Cultural Identity among Halifax Youth:  The Lebanese Second Generation and Beyond” Atlantic Metropolis Centre of Excellence ($4975.00)

2007   

“Attraction, Retention and Promotion of Immigrants in Atlantic Canada”

 ($ 10,000, Citizenship and Immigration Canada). Principal Investigator

2007

Atlantic Metropolis Centre / Centre Metropolis Atlantique. $1.5 million for grant period 2007-  2012. Co-applicant. Principal Applicant: Terry Murphy

2005

“Profiles of Immigrant Communities in Atlantic Canada: The Role of Networks in Attracting, Retaining and Integrating Immigrant Men and Women in Atlantic Canada” ($ 135.000 from the Atlantic Metropolis Centre of Excellence and Citizenship and Immigration). Co-investigator (Principal Investigator: N. Gallant). 

2005

“La force du prejugé et l’introspection de la communauté Arabe et Musulmane du Nouveau Brunswick et de la Nouvelle Ecosse aux lois sur la securité nationale” ($25,000.00, Canadian Race Relations Foundation). Joint research grant (with C. Okana and C. Belkodja, Universite de Moncton).  

2005

“Navigating Anti-Violence Work in Atlantic Canada in a Culturally Sensitive Way” ($77,564.00; Status of Women Canada, Policy Research Fund). Principal Investigator (joint grant with Barbara Cottrell and Peruvemba Jaya).

2003

Atlantic Metropolis Centre of Excellence for Research in Immigration ($1,066,276, Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada). Co-Applicant. Also leader of the “Gender, Migration and Diversity / Immigrant Women” Research Domain. Duration: 3 and a half years. Principal Applicant: Terry Murphy.

2003

Principal Investigator on project “Immigration and Security Challenges: Making Canadian Citizenship a Reality in Atlantic Canada” ($69,730), with E. Keeble, A. Dobrowolsky and the Metropolitan Immigrant Settlement Association (M.I.S.A.) as co-investigators. Funded by the Department of Canadian Heritage. The project run for three fiscal years (to April 2006).

2003-2005

Principal Investigator on project “Human Security, Immigration, Citizenship and the Profile of Terror: Immigrant and Ethnic Minorities Presumed Guilty?” ($ 85,000), with E. Keeble, A. Dobrowolsky, D. Crocker, and the Metropolitan Immigrant Settlement Association as co-investigators. Funded by Status of Women Canada Policy Research Fund on the theme “Engendering the Human Security Agenda”. Project run for three fiscal years (to April 2006).

2002-2003

Co-applicant  on project “Violence in Immigrant Families”  funded by Health Canada – Population Health Fund ($25,000, Principal Investigator: Barbara Cottrell). 

2001-2001

Department of Canadian Heritage Research Contract ($ 2000) for project on “The Impact of the Immigration Process on the Identity of Ethnocultural/ Racial/ Linguistic /Religious Minority Canadians''.

2000 - 2001

Co-investigator SSHRCC-funded strategic grant ($ 29,000) on “Immigrant Women Making "Place" in Canadian Cities: Transdisciplinary Approaches to Understanding Their Social Networks" (principal investigator: Dr. Damaris Rose, Universite du Quebec).

1997

Prairie Centre of Excellence for Research on Immigration and the Metropolis. Research grant of ($ 10,000) for project on “Immigrant Women Organizing for Change: Integration and Community Development by Immigrant Women in the Maritimes”, Principal Investigator.

1992

Multiculturalism and Citizenship Canada. Grant of $5,240 for project entitled “Greek Immigrant Women in Ontario: A Photo-History” (principal investigator).

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Volumes

  1. Tastsoglou, E. and Abraham, M., Guest- Editors. Interrogating Gender, Violence, and the State in National and Transnational Contexts. Special Volume of Current Sociology Monograph Series (Sage), Vol. 64, No 4, Monograph 2, July 2016, pp. 517-688.
  2. Tastsoglou, E., Dobrowolsky, A., Cottrell, B. (eds) The Warmth of the Welcome: Is Atlantic Canada a Home Away from Home for Immigrants? Sydney, NS, Cape Breton University Press, 2015.
  3. Tastsoglou, E., Jaya, P. eds. Immigrant Women in Atlantic Canada. Challenges, Challenges, Negotiations, Re-Constructions. Canadian Scholars’ Press / Women’s Press, 2011, pp. 368
  4. Abraham, M., Chow, E., Maratou-Alipranti, L. and Tastsoglou, E. (alphabetical order), eds., The Contours of Citizenship. Women, Diversity, and Practices of Citizenship. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate, 2010, pp. 212.
  5. Tastsoglou, E. ed. Women, Gender, and Diasporic Lives. Labor, Community and Identity in Greek Migrations. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2009, 249 pages.
  6. Crocker, D., Dobrowolsky, A., Keeble, E., Moncayo, C. & Tastsoglou, E. (alphabetical order. Project Lead: E. Tastsoglou). Security and Immigration, Changes and Challenges: Immigrant and Ethnic Communities in Atlantic Canada, Presumed Guilty? (refereed publication; Status of Women Canada, Policy Research Fund /CIC 2007, in English and French‌).
  7. Tastsoglou, E. and Dobrowolsky, A. editors. Women, Migration and Citizenship. Making Local, National and Transnational Connections. Aldershot, U.K: Ashgate Publishers, 2006, 272 pages. Reviewed here‌. Reviewer here. Google preview  here.

 

Peer-Reviewed Guest-Edited Journals

  1. Tastsoglou, E. Guest Editor, The Contributions and Constraints of Contemporary Immigration and Citizenship. Commemorating Canada’s 150 Years. Special Issue of Canadian Ethnic Studies. Vol. 49.3.2017.
  2. Tastsoglou, E., Guest-Editor. "The Experiences of the Second-Generation Canadian Youth". Special Issue of Canadian Ethnic Studies. Vol. 40, No. 2, 2008.
  3. Tastsoglou, E., Maratou-Alipranti, L. (eds): Special Issue on Gender and International Migration: Focus on Greece of the Greek Review Of Social Research , published by the National Centre for Social Research (EKKE ), Athens: Greece. Vol. 110, No A (Spring) 2003, pp. 320.

Peer-Reviewed/Refereed Journal Papers

  1. Tastsoglou, E. “Introduction” to Special Issue on Contributions and Constraints of Citizenship and Immigration. Commemorating Canada’s 150 Years, in the journal of Canadian Ethnic Studies, vol. 49: 3, 2017, pp. 1-5.
  2. Tastsoglou, E. and Dobrowolsky, A. “Gender and Care Relationships in Transnational Families: Implications for Citizenship and Belonging”,  Canadian Ethnic Studies, vol. 49: 3, 2017, pp. 111-132.
  3. Abraham, M. and Tastsoglou, E. “Interrogating Gender, Violence and the State in National and Transnational Contexts: Framing the Issues”. In Tastsoglou, E. and Abraham, M. Guest-Editors, Interrogating Gender, Violence, and the State in National and Transnational Contexts. Special Volume of Current Sociology Monograph Series (Sage), Vol. 64, No 4, Monograph 2, July 2016, pp. 517-534
  4. Abraham, M. and Tastsoglou, E. “Addressing Domestic Violence in Canada and the US: The Uneasy Co-habitation of Women and the State” in Tastsoglou, E and Abraham, M. Guest-Editors, Interrogating Gender, Violence, and the State in National and Transnational Contexts. Special Volume of Current Sociology Monograph Series (Sage), Vol. 64, No 4, Monograph 2, July 2016, pp. 568-586.
  5. Tastsoglou, E., Baillie-Abidi, C., Brigham, S. and Lange, E. “(En)Gendering Vulnerability: Immigrant Service Providers’ Perceptions of Needs, Policies and Practices Related to Gender and Women Refugee Claimants in Atlantic Canada”, Refuge: Canada’s Journal of Refugees, Vol. 30.2, November 2014.
  6. Tastsoglou, E. and Petrinioti, S. “Multiculturalism as Part of the Lived Experience of the “Second Generation”? Forging Identities by Lebanese-Origin Youth in Halifax”, Canadian Ethnic Studies Journal, Vol. 43, No 1/2 (2011), pp. 175-196.
  7. Byers, M. & Tastsoglou, E. “Negotiating Ethno-Cultural Identity: The Experience of Greek and Jewish Youth in Halifax.” Paper in Canadian Ethnic Studies (Vol. 40, No. 2, 2008, pp. 5-34). Authors listed in alphabetical order.
  8. Tastsoglou, E. and Preston, V. “Gender, Immigration and Employment Integration: Where We Are and What We Still Need to Know” Emigration. Economic Implications, edited by T.R. Shastri, Hyderabad, India: The Icfai University Press, 2007, pp.138-154.
  9. E. Tastsoglou. & Miedema, B. "Working Much Harder and Always Having to Prove Yourself': Immigrant Women's Labour Force Experiences in the Canadian Maritimes‌, in Gender Realities: Local and Global, edited by Marcia Texler Segal and Vasilikie Demos, special volume of Advances in Gender Research, Elsevier / JAI Press, 2005, Vol. 9, pp. 201-233.
  10. Tastsoglou, E. & Hadjicostandi, J. "Never Outside the Labour Market but Always Outsiders: Female Migrant Workers in Greece," special issue on Gender and International Migration: Focus on Greece ‌ of the Greek Review of Social Research,  edited by Tastsoglou, E. and Maratou-Alipranti, L. published by the National Centre for Social Research (EKKE), Athens: Greece. Vol. 110, No A (Spring) 2003, pp. 189-220.
  11. Tastsoglou, E. & Maratou-Alipranti, L. "Gender and International Migration: Conceptual, Substantive and Methodological Issues", in Gender and International Migration: Focus on Greece of the Greek Review of Social Research, published by the National Centre for Social Research (EKKE), Athens: Greece. Vol. 110, No A (Spring) 2003, pp. 5-22.
  12. Tastsoglou, E. & Miedema, B. "Immigrant Women and Community Development in the Canadian Maritimes: Outsiders Within?‌",  The Canadian Review of Sociology, 28(2), June 2003.
  13. Tastsoglou, E. "Race and the Politics of Personal Relationships: Focus on Black Canadian Women‌", in affilia: Journal Of Women And Social Work , Vol. 17, No. 1, Spring 2002, pp. 93-111.
  14. Miedema, B. & Tastsoglou, E. 'But Where Are You From, Originally?': Immigrant Women and Integration in the Maritimes‌," Atlantis : A Women's Studies Journal, Vol. 24.2, Spring/Summer 2000, pp. 82-91.
  15. Mirchandani, K. & Tastsoglou, E. "Toward a Diversity Beyond Tolerance‌", in Studies In Political Economy, 61, Spring 2000, pp. 49-78.
  16. Tastsoglou, E. "Immigrant Women and the Social Construction of Ethnicity: Three Generations of Greek Immigrant Women in Ontario‌", in Advances In Gender Research, vol. II, ed. by Marcia Texler Segal and Vasilikie Demos (JAI Press , 1997, pp. 227-253).
  17. Tastsoglou, E. "The Margin at the Centre: Greek Immigrant Women in Ontario,”‌ Canadian Ethnic Studies, Vol. 29, 1, 1997, pp. 119-160.
  18. Tastsoglou, E. "Writers, Writing and Social Context". Review essay (solicited) Modern Greek Studies Yearbook, Vol. 9, 1993, (Minneapolis, University of Minnesota).
  19. Tastsoglou, E. "Social Class, Ideology, and the Novel in Interwar Greece (1922-1940)", Modern Greek Studies Yearbook, Volume 8, Minneapolis, University of Minnesota, 1992, pp. 241-271.
  20. Tastsoglou, E. & Stubos, G. "The Pioneer Greek Immigrant in the United States and Canada (1880s-1920s): Survival Strategies of a Traditional Family‌", Ethnic Groups, vol. 9, 1992, pp. 175-189.
  21. Tastsoglou, E. & Stubos, G. "The Greek Immigrant Family in the United States and Canada: The Transition from an 'Institutional' to a 'Relational' Form (1945-1970)". International Migration, Vol. XXX, No. 2, June 1992, pp. 155-173.

Peer-Reviewed Book Chapters

  1. Weerasinghe, S., Dobrowolsky, A., Gallant, N., Tastsoglou, E., Akbari, A., Gardiner Barber, P. & Quaicoe, L. “Why Networks Matter and How They Work?: The Role of Social Networks in Attracting and Retaining Immigrants in Small Cities,” in Bonifacio, G. T. and Drolet, J. L. Eds., Canadian Perspectives on Immigration in Small Cities. Switzerland: Springer, 2017, pp. 141-170.
  2. Tastsoglou, E. and Petrinioti, S. “Multiculturalism and the Forging of Identities by Lebanese Origin Youth in Halifax”; Wong, L. and Guo, S. Eds.,  Revisiting Multiculturalism in Canada: Theories, Policy and Debates. Sense Publishers, 2015, pp. 189-205.
  3. Tastsoglou, E., Dobrowolsky, A. and Cottrell, B. “At Home Down East? Immigration, Integration and Belonging in Atlantic Canada”. In Tastsoglou, E., Dobrowolsky, A. & Cottrell, B. eds. The Warmth of the Welcome. Is Atlantic Canada a Home Away from Home for Immigrants? Sydney, N.S.: Cape Breton University Press, 2015, pp. 1-36.
  4. Tastsoglou, E., Cottrell, B. & Jaya, P. “Women, Immigration and Violence: Focusing on Atlantic Canada,” in Tastsoglou, E., Dobrowolsky, A. & Cottrell, B. eds. The Warmth of the Welcome. Is Atlantic Canada a Home Away from Home for Immigrants?Sydney, N.S.: Cape Breton University Press, 2015, pp. 106-135.
  5. Dobrowolsky, A. and E. Tastsoglou, E. “Continuity and Change in Immigration Policy: Canada, Atlantic Canada and the Future of Citizenship”, Shaping an Agenda for Atlantic Canada, edited by Reed, J. and Savoie, D. Halifax: Fernwood, 2011, pp. 263-292.
  6. Tastsoglou, E. “Women, Gender and Immigration: Focusing on Atlantic Canada”, in Tastsoglou, E. and Peruvemba, J., eds., Immigrant Women in Atlantic Canada. Challenges, Negotiations, Re-Constructions. Canadian Scholars / Women's Press, 2011, pp. 1-52.
  7. Tastsoglou, E. “Less-Preferred Workers and Citizens in the Making: The Case of Greek Domestic Women in Canada in the 1950s and 1960s” in The Contours of Citizenship. Women, Diversity and Practices of Citizenship edited by Abraham, M., Chow, E., Maratou-Alipranti, L. and Tastsoglou, E. (alphabetical order). Ashgate, 2010, pp. 23-40.
  8. Abraham, M., Chow, E., Maratou – Alipranti, L. & E. Tastsoglou (alphabetical order), “Re-Thinking Citizenship with Women in Focus”, in The Contours of Citizenship. Women, Diversity and Practices of Citizenship edited by Abraham, M., Chow, E., Maratou-Alipranti, L. and Tastsoglou, E. (alphabetical order). Ashgate, 2010, pp. 1-21.
  9. Cottrell, B., Tastsoglou, E. & Moncayo, C. C. “Violence in Immigrant Families in Halifax” in Racialized Migrant Women in Canada. Essays on Health, Violence and Equity, Agnew, V. (editor), Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2009, pp. 70-94.
  10. Tastsoglou, E. “En/Gendering the Greek Diaspora: Theoretical  and Historical Considerations” book chapter in Tastsoglou, E. (editor) Women, Gender And Diasporic Lives: Labor, Community And Identity In Greek Migrations.  Lanham, M.D.: Lexington Books 2009, pp. 1-29.
  11. Tastsoglou, E. “The Temptations of New Surroundings: Family, State, and Transnational Gender Politics in the Movement of Greek Domestic Workers in Canada in the 1950s and 1960s,”  in Tastsoglou, E. (editor)  Women, Gender And Diasporic Lives: Labor, Community And Identity In  Greek Migrations, Lanham, M.D.: Lexington Books, 2009, pp. 81-114.  
  12. Dobrowolsky, A. & Tastsoglou, E.: "Crossing Boundaries and Making Connections" in Tastsoglou, E. & Dobrowolsky, A. (eds.) ‌. Ashgate Publishers, 2006.
  13. Tastsoglou, E.: "Gender, Migration and Citizenship: Immigrant Women and the Politics of Belonging in the Canadian Maritimes" in Tastsoglou, E and Dobrowolsky, A. (eds.) Women, Migration And Citizenship; Making Local, National And Transnational Connections‌. Ashgate Publishers, 2006.
  14. Tastsoglou, E. Welton, M.: "Building a Culture of Peace: An Interview with Muriel Duckworth and Betty Peterson" Canadian Woman Studies , Vol. 22, No 2, Spring 2003, pp. 115-121. Reprinted‌ in Medovarski, A. and Cranney, B. (eds.), Canadian Woman Studies. An Introductory Reader. Toronto: Inanna Publications, 2006, pp. 605-614.
  15. Tastsoglou, E.: "Mapping the Unknowable: The Challenges and Rewards of Cultural, Political, and Pedagogical Border Crossing‌'', in Power, Knowledge And Anti-Racism Education, ed. by Sefa Dei, G. and Calliste, A. (Halifax: Fernwood Publishing , 2000), pp. 98-121.
  16. Bell, S., Morrow, M. & Tastsoglou, E.: "Teaching in Environments of Resistance: Toward a Critical, Feminist and Anti-Racist Pedagogy‌", in Meeting The Challenge: Innovative Feminist Pedagogies In Action, edited by Mayberry, M and Cronan Rose, E. (Routledge, 1999, pp. 23-47).
  17. Tastsoglou, E.: "Forging a Self through writing a Doctoral Dissertation" in Women and Social Location: Our Lives, Our Research, ed. by Assheton – Smith, M. and Spronk, B. (Gynergy Books, 1993, pp. 125-135)

Reprints

  1. Tastsoglou, E. & Preston, V. “Gender, Immigration and Employment Integration: Where We Are and What We Still Need to Know” Economic Implications, edited by T.R. Shastri, Hyderabad, India: The Icfai University Press, 2007, pp.138-154.
  2. Tastsoglou, E. & Preston, V. “Gender, Immigration and Employment Integration: Where We Are and What We Still Need to Know” Studies on Gender, edited by E. Nina-Pazarzi, Piraeus, Greece: Research Centre of the University of Piraeus, 2008, pp. 81-95.

Policy Publications and Other Papers

  1. Tastsoglou, E. and Dobrowolsky, A. “Contouring Gender and Intergenerational Care Relationships in Transnational Families” Migration und Soziale Arbeit, 39(2) 2017, pp. 140-150.
  2. Kontos, M. & Tastsoglou, E. “The Breakdown of Normality and the Negotiation of Exit: Greece after 2010”, Working Paper Series, Institute for Social Research, Frankfurt School of Social Research at the Goethe University (Frankfurt), vol. 10. 26 pages, 2016 http://www.ifs.uni-frankfurt.de/veroeffentlichungen/working-papers/
  3. Brigham, S., Baillie-Abidi, C., Tastsoglou, E. and Lange, E. “Informal Adult Learning and Emotion Work of Service Providers of Refugee Claimants”, in Special Issue on Transnational Migration, Social Inclusion and Adult Educationof the journal New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education, No 146, 2015, pp. 29-40.
  4. Baille Abidi, C., Tastsoglou, E., Brigham, S. & Lange, E. "Refugee Claimant Service Providers: Negotiating Shifting Policies, Practices and Perceptions in Atlantic Canada". Working paper #50, Atlantic Metropolis Centre (http://community.smu.ca/atlantic/index_e.html), 71 p. (May 2013).
  5. Dobrowolsky, A. & Tastsoglou, E. “Women, Gender and Networks”, in Our Diverse Cities, Number 5, Spring 2008, pp. 80-83 (listing of authors in alphabetical order).
  6. Byers, M. & Tastsoglou, E. (alphabetical order), “On the Edges of the Mosaic”, in Canadian Diversity / Diversité Canadienne, Volume 6: 2, Spring 2008, pp. 90-93.
  7. Tastsoglou, E. & Preston, V.: “Gender, Immigration and Employment Integration: Where We Are and What We Still Need to Know” Policy Matters. A CERIS publication (Toronto Metropolis Centre of Excellence), No 25 (March 2006), pp. 1-12.
  8. Tastsoglou, E. “Gender, Security and Immigration in Atlantic Canada. Policy Implications”, in Our Diverse Cities, Number 5, Spring 2008, pp. 149-154. http://canada.metropolis.net/pdfs/Pgs_ODC_spring08_gender_security_e.pdf
  9. Tastsoglou, E., Ray, B., and Preston, V. "Gender and Migration Intersections In a Canadian Context‌", Canadian Issues, Spring 2005.
  10. Tastsoglou, E. "The Immigration Process and Minority Identities: Where We Are and What We Still Need to Know‌", Canadian Diversity/Diversite Canadienne, Vol. 1:1, Summer 2002, PP. 14-18.
  11. Tastsoglou, E. & Neumann, B. “Immigrant Women and a Framework for Immigration in Nova Scotia” Policy Brief, Nova Scotia Advisory Council on the Status of Women and “Gender / Immigrant Women” research domain, Atlantic Metropolis Centre, October 2004.
  12. Stubos, G. & Tastsoglou, E.: “A Theoretical Contribution to the Evolution of the Greek Family: The Journey from Greece to North America”, Social Science Journal. (work in progress) Social Science Department, York University, July 1991 (authors listed alphabetically).
  13. Stubos, G. & Tastsoglou, E.: ``The Pioneer Greek Immigrant in the United States (1880s-1920s): Survival Strategies of a Traditional Family'', Proceedings, of the Brigham Young University International Conference on Gender and the Family, Provo, Utah, February 6-8, 1991 (authors listed alphabetically).

Major Reports

  1. Akbari, A. & Tastsoglou, A. Transforming the Mainstream: Immigration in Atlantic Canada, Past, Present and Future, 17-18 2016, Halifax, N.S. A Report.
  2. Tastsoglou, E. and Finhert, D. Sociology and Criminology Peer-Helper Program: Development Stage 1. Final Report submitted to the International Student Success Program, Saint Mary’s University. 2015, 52 pp.
  3. Tastsoglou, E. & Dobrowolsky, A. "Gender, Migration and Diversity/Immigrant Women" Domain, Final Report, May 2013, 63 p. http://community.smu.ca/atlantic/documents/AMCGenderDomainReport.pdf
  4. Strategic Workshop on Immigrant Women Making Place in Canadian Cities (2002) Policy-Relevant Research on Immigration and Settlement - Relevant for Whom? A Working Document. Montreal: INRS Urbanisation, Culture et Societe, Institut national de la recherche scientifique, and Immigration et Metropoles. [Workshop members: Rose, D. (coordinator), Bernhard, J., Creese, C., Dyck, I., Goldring, L., McLaren, A., Nolin, C., Preston, V., Ray, B. & Tastsoglou, E.].
  5. Tastsoglou, E.: "Re-appraising Immigration and Identities: A Synthesis and Directions for Future Research", 67pp, document commissioned by the Department of Canadian Heritage (April 2001) and presented at the Ethnocultural, Racial, Linguistic and Religious Diversity and Identity Seminar (Halifax, November 1-2, 2001). The paper appears at the Metropolis Web site at 
    http://canada.metropolis.net/events/ethnocultural/publications/tastsoglou_e.pdf 
    French translation appears as: Tastsoglou, E.: "Réévaluation de l'immigration et des identités: synthèse et orientation future de la recherche", 75pp. Travail commandé par le ministère du Patrimoine canadien pour le Séminaire d'identité et de diversité ethnoculturelles, raciales, religieuses et linguistiques, Halifax (Nouvelle-Écosse) 1-2 Novembre 2001. 
    http://canada.metropolis.net/events/ethnocultural/publications/tastsoglou_f.pdf
  6. Tastsoglou, E. & Miedema, B.: Immigrant Women Organizing For Change: Integration And Community Development By Immigrant Women In The Maritimes. Final Report to the Prairie Centre of Excellence for Research on Immigration and Integration , June 2000, 91p.
  7. Yax-Fraser, M. Tastsoglou, E. « Attraction, Promotion and Retention of Immigrants in Atlantic Canada: A Synthesis of Existing Research », Commissioned Report by CIC (Citizenship and Immigration Canada), 87 pages, Spring 2008.
  8. Okana, C., Tastsoglou, E. & Belkhodja, C. L’ Impact des Lois Antiterroristes. La Loi sur l’ Immigration et la Lois sur la Protection des Refugiés. L’Introspection de la Communauté Arabe et Musulmane du Nouveau-Brunswick et de la Nouvelle Ecosse. Refereed Final Report, submitted to the Canadian Race Relations Foundation, in fulfillment of research contract, 2008, 75 pages.
  9. Cottrell, B., Jaya, J. and Tastsoglou, E. (alphabetical order). Navigating Anti-Violence Work in Atlantic Canada in a Culturally Sensitive Way. Final Report submitted to Status of Women Canada, Policy Research Fund. The project was led by Tastsoglou, E.
  10. Tastsoglou, E. International Experiential Learning in Germany: Department of Sociology and Politology, J.W. Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany. Final Report (September 2005) to SMU University President and International Activities. 17 pages, plus appendixes.
  11. Tastsoglou, E.: Introducing Sociology towards the Year 2000: Trends, Issues, and New Directions. A Research Report to the Department of Sociology and Criminology, Saint Mary's University (70 pages), 2000.

Book Reviews

  1. Tastsoglou, E. Book Review of Citizenship by Balibar, E. Translated by Scott-Railton, T. Cambridge, UK: Polity Press, 2015. In JMC Review, An Interdisciplinary Social Science Journal of Criticism, Practice and Theory, Vol. 1, pp. 347-352, ISSN is 2456-9550   http://www.jmc.ac.in/the-jmc-review
  2. Tastsoglou, E. Review of Situating “Race” and Racisms in Space, Time, and Theory. Critical Essays for Activists and Scholars‌, edited by Lee, E & Lutz, J. (McGill-Queens University Press, 2005). In: Directions (journal of the Canadian Race Relations Foundation), Vol. 3, No 2, Fall 2006, pp.33-38 (in English and French).
  3. Tastsoglou, E. "Review of Joane Nagel, Race, Ethnicity, and Sexuality: Intimate Intersections, Forbidden Frontiers."Canadian Journal Of Sociology Online, May - June, 2004.
  4. Tastsoglou, E.: Book Review of The Pursuit Of Division. Race, Gender And Preferential Hiring In Canada‌ (by Loney, M.), in The Canadian Review Of Sociology And Anthropology, Vol. 39.1 (February 2002).
  5. Tastsoglou, E. & Milios, E. Book Review of Network And Netplay. Virtual Groups On The Internet‌(ed. by Sudweeks, F., McLaughlin, M. and Rafaeli, S.) in Social Science Computer Review, Spring 2000, Vol. 18, Number 1, pp. 106-112.
  6. Tastsoglou, E. “Gender, Ethnicity and Migration'', instructional material in Race, Gender, and Class in Sociology: Toward an Inclusive Curriculum, ed. by Jean-Ait Belkhir, J. A. and Barnett, B. M. published by the American Sociological Association Teaching Resource Centre, 1997.
  7. Tastsoglou, E. ``Greek Immigrant Women in Ontario: A Photo History''. Report to Multiculturalism and Citizenship Canada (May 1994).
  8. Tastsoglou, E. Book review of American Aphrodite: Becoming Female In Greek America‌ (by Callinicos, C.), in Canadian Woman Studies, Summer 1992 issue, pp. 106-107.
  9. Tastsoglou, E. Book Review of Women’s Ways of Knowing: The Development of Self, Voice and Mind (By Field Belenky, M. et al) in Dialogues (bilingual newsletter of the Hellenic-Canadian Academic Association of Ontario), January 1992, No. 1.

Courses Taught at Saint Mary’s University:

  1. Gender and International Migration (SOCI/CRIM 4382, WGST 6829)
  2. Immigration Law and Policy (SOCI/CRIM 4841)
  3. Classical Sociological Theory (SOCI/CRIM 3010)
  4. Contemporary Sociological Theory (SOCI 3012)
  5. Sociology of Development 
  6. Women, Gender and Development 
  7. Ethnic Diversity, Multiculturalism and Development 
  8. Honours and Graduate Seminar (SOCI/CRIM 4530)
  9. Advanced Theory (SOCI 4501, CRIM 6600)

 

Contact Information

Office MS 427, Department of Sociology
Saint Mary's University 
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3H 3C3 
Tel: +1 902 420-5884 
Fax: +1 902 420-5121 
email: evie.tastsoglou@smu.ca

 

Office Hours (Winter 2018): Monday and Tuesday, 1:30-3:30 and by appointment