Ebru Ustundag

Associate Professor, Geography and Tourism Studies
Affiliation, Social Justice and Equity Studies
Member, Graphic Justice Research Alliance
Chair, Canadian Women and Geography

Ebru Ustundag

PhD Geography (York University, Toronto)
MSc Urban Policy Planning and Local Governments (Middle East Technical University, Ankara)
BSc Political Science and Public Administration (Middle East Technical University, Ankara)

Office: MC C314
Phone: 905-688-5550 x4417
Email: eustundag@brocku.ca
Twitter: @nomadic_ebru

Fields of study:

  • Urban Geography
  • Citizenship Studies
  • Feminist Geographies
  • Geographies of Sex-Work
  • Geographies of Health and Addiction
  • Graphic Medicine
  • Scholarly Activism and Research as Resistance

Current research projects: 

  • Witnessing Social Citizenship: Microgeographies of Street Level Sex Workers in St. Catharines

Research interests:

  • Urban Geography
  • Citizenship Studies
  • Emotional/Affective Geographies
  • Feminist Geographies
  • Geographies of Health and Addiction
  • Geographies of Sex-Work
  • Graphic Medicine

Coming soon.


  • GEOG 1F90: Introduction to Human Geography
  • GEOG 3P53: Community Development and Social Planning
  • GEOG 3P66: Introduction to Urban and Regional Planning
  • GEOG 3P86: Place, Belonging and Exclusion
  • GEOG/WST 3P74: Geography and Gender
  • GEOG 4P46: Cities and Globalization


  • GEOG 5P02: Methodologies for the Critical Examination of Geographical Issues
  • GEOG 5P50: Critical Geographies of the City
  • GEOG 5P70: Geographies of Ineqaulity and Exclusion
  • SJES 5P02: Theorizing Social Justice and Equity Studies
  • SJES 5P75: Social Justice and the City

Recipient of the CTLET Best Practices Award (2010)

OUSA Teaching Excellence Award (2017)