S. W. UNDERWOOD

Ph.D. Candidate in Sociology

ABOUT ME
S. W. UNDERWOOD
S. W. Underwood is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Sociology at the University of Toronto specializing in family, gender, sexuality, and feminist political economy. Underwood received their B.A. from Simon Fraser University (with honours) and M.A. in Sociology from the University of Toronto.

Their SSHRC-funded doctoral research investigates the experiences and understandings queer men have of primary fathering. This work builds on previous research that explored the transition to parenthood among gay men. Other projects include collaboration with Dr. Ben Vincent on the conceptual confusions in social scientific measurement of 'sex' and 'gender,' as well as methodological contributions to research learning in graduate programs.