Women & Gender Studies Institute

Victoria Tahmasebi-Birgani

B.A. (Hons) (Sociology and Women’s Studies, University of Toronto); M.A., Ph.D.(Social and Political Thought, York University)

phone : 416-946-0292

office : 2014

email : v.birgani@utoronto.ca

Victoria Tahmasebi-Birgani is an Assistant Professor of Women & Gender Studies at the University of Toronto and in the Department of Historical Studies at the University of Toronto Mississauga.

Dr. Tahmasebi-Birgani is an interdisciplinary scholar whose areas of specialization encompass feminist theories in relation to continental and transnational contexts; critical theories of women’s movements in the Middle East; digital activism; gender and ethics of non-violence; contemporary history of social and political thought.