Andrea Doucet

Past Editor (Fathering 2010-2012)

Canada Research Chair in Gender, Work and Care
Professor of Sociology
Brock University
Niagara Region
500 Glenridge Ave.
St. Catharines, ON  L2S 3A1

Andrea Doucet is Professor of Sociology at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. She has published widely on themes of gender and care work, mothering and fathering, parental leave policies, embodiment, reflexive sociology, and intertwined methodological and epistemological issues in knowledge construction processes. Her book Do Men Mother? (University of Toronto Press, 2006) was awarded the John Porter Tradition of Excellence Book Award from the Canadian Sociology Association. She is also co-author of Gender Relations: Intersectionality and Beyond (with Janet Siltanen, Oxford, 2008) and Reflexive, Relational and Narrative Knowing (with Natasha Mauthner, Sage, forthcoming 2012). She is currently writing a book on breadwinning moms and their male partners (tentatively) titled: “The Bread and Roses Project: Breadwinning Mothers, Caregiving Dads and a New “Problem with No Name’.

Andrea served as general editor of Fathering (2010-2012) and currently serves as an Editorial Board Member for that journal.