Dr. Habiba Zaman

Profile

Dr. Habiba Zaman is Professor in the Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies, Simon Fraser University. She earned her M.A. in Political Science and Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of Manitoba. Her areas of research interest include Immigrants, settlement and work in Canada; Global south and social justice movements; Gender and development; Globalization and labour mobility; Race, gender and class; South Asia. She has published extensively in international journals.

About Me

AREAS OF RESEARCH INTEREST

  • Immigrants and settlement in Canada
  • Global south and social justice movements
  • Labour mobility
  • Race, gender and class
  • South Asia
  • Bangladesh

Links (Co-investigator/Co-organizer)

Economic Security Project
Globalization and Migration Labour Conference

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Professor

  • Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies, Simon Fraser University

Visiting Professor

  • Advisory Professorship by Hohai University, China 2016 (FASS Magazine article)
  • Series of Lectures to PhD and MA students to Faculty of Public Administration, Hohai University, China September 2016 (Posters in English and Mandarin)
  • University of British Columbia, The Centre for Women's and Gender Studies/RAGA, Vancouver, BC (January-December 2010)
  • University of Technology, Sydney (January-February 2004)
  • Research Center for Gender and Women’s Studies at the University of South Australia, Adelaide (February 2004)
  • Department of Anthropology, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 1996/ Semester 2 (June/July)

AFFILIATIONS

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT - Board Member

GSWS Newsletters

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Manitoba, Canada
  • M.A., Political Studies, University of Manitoba, Canada