Charles, Nicole

Assistant Professor Feminist Studies in Culture and Media

Contact Information

EH 307B
Mailing Address: 
3359 Mississauga Rd., Erindale Hall
Postal Code: 
L5L 1C6
Office Hours: 
Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 11:30am-12:30pm
Nicole Charles

Nicole Charles is an Assistant Professor of Feminist Studies in Culture and Media in the Department of Historical Studies at the University of Toronto Mississauga, with a graduate appointment in the Women and Gender Studies Institute at the St. George campus.

Her research engages transnational feminism, Caribbean studies and science and technology studies with an emphasis on cultures of biomedicine, health, and the politics of race and biotechnologies. Her forthcoming book manuscript examines the (post)colonial, transnational and affective politics behind the promotion and refusal of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine in Barbados.

Current Courses: 
WGS205H5: Introduction to Feminism and Popular Culture
WGS337H5: Special Topics in Women and Gender Studies – Cultures of Race and Surveillance
WGS470H5: Feminism and Popular Culture