Dr. Mason is an Associate Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies and Sociology at Brandon University. She received her PhD (2013) from the Institute of Feminist and Gender Studies at the University of Ottawa, a Master’s from the Women’s and Gender Studies Institute at the University of Toronto (2009), and a BAH (2008) from Queen’s University in Global Development Studies.
Her work has been published in Feminist Formations, International Feminist Journal of Politics, Feminist Media, Feminist Teacher, Atlantis: Critical Studies in Gender, Culture & Social Justice, Critical Studies in Media Communication, Surveillance & Society, and Canadian Journal of Communication.
Dr. Mason is the author of Manufacturing Urgency: Violence Against Women and the Development Industry (University of Regina Press, 2017) and the editor of the forthcoming collection Queer Development Studies: A Reader(Routledge).
Dr. Mason is a faculty advisor for the LGBTTQ* and Women’s collectives, and the Gender and Women’s Studies Alliance. She founded and leads Brandon University’s Positive Space campaign.
The Positive Space campaign at Brandon University is an campus-wide initiative aimed at supporting, and affirming lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, two-spirit, queer and questioning, intersex, and asexual (LGBTTQQIA*) individuals on our campus.
Health Studies – Original Health Studies building main floor & new Health Studies building 2nd floor
Education – Basement
Clark Hall – Main floor and 4th floor
Music – Main floor
Library – 2nd floor
McMaster Hall – Main floor between Louis Riel Room and Dining Room as well as Lower level in Down Under
Flora Cowan – Main floor
Darrach Hall – 1st floor south side
Healthy Living Centre – Main floor
Jeff Umphrey Centre – Main floor