About Dr. Tungohan

 

Ethel Tungohan is Assistant Professor of Politics and Social Science at York University. Previously, she was the Grant Notley Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Alberta’s Department of Political Science. She received her doctoral degree in Political Science and Women and Gender Studies from the University of Toronto.

Her research looks at migrant labor, specifically assessing migrant activism. Her forthcoming book, “From the Politics of Everyday Resistance to the Politics from Below,” which will be published by the University of Illinois Press, won the 2014 National Women’s Studies Association First Book Prize. Her work has been published in academic journals such as the International Feminist Journal of Politics, Politics, Groups, and Identities, and Canadian Ethnic Studies. She is also one of the editors of “Filipinos in Canada: Disturbing Invisibility,” which was published by the University of Toronto Press in 2012.

Dr. Tungohan specializes in socially engaged research and is actively involved in grassroots migrant organizations such as Gabriela-Ontario and Migrante-Canada.

Contact

Dr. Tungohan can be reached via the following methods:

Email: tungohan@yorku.ca
Twitter: @tungohan

Mailing Address

4700 Keele Street
Ross Building, S900
Toronto, ON M3J 1P3

Office

S665, Ross Building, York University