Provost & Vice-President, Academic & Professor, Sociology
PhD, McGill University
MA, McGill University
BA (Honours), University of Alberta
Tom Dunk’s research interests focus on linkages between economy, culture and society, with particular focus on class, masculinity, and economic transformation. He is the author of It’s a Working Man’s Town: Male Working Class Culture; the editor of Social Relations in Resource Hinterlands and Transitions in Marginal Zones in the Age of Globablization: Case Studies from the North and South; and a co-editor of The Training Trap: Ideology, Training and the Labour Market. His most recent projects concern the globalization in resource hinterland regions as witnessed in controversies about hunting, animal rights, and environmental protection.