Kate Elliott

Kate Elliott

Biography

Kate Elliott is an Interdisciplinary PhD student at SFU. Her past research has examined working lives of informal recyclers, cemeteries as public green space, and community engagement. Currently, Kate is tracking the life stories of shopping carts in urban spaces. A former instructor for SFU’s Continuing Studies (“Urban Dirt”) and FASS Forward (“Write-Minded”), she has worked as a public health researcher, translator, and cemetery assistant. Kate holds degrees from SFU (M.Urb), the University of Ottawa (B.Ed), and UBC (BA).