Ozlem Sensoy

Associate Professor
Faculty of Education
Simon Fraser University

Ozlem Sensoy is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education at SFU. Her research focuses on the relationship between popular culture and school culture, in particular how media and school curricula represent and educate about social groups (racial, ethnic, gender, ability, class, and sexuality). Her other research interests include critical multicultural education, social issues in education, societal curriculum, cultural studies, Orientalism, middle east studies, visual research methods. She recently co-authored a paper with Dr. Robin DiAngelo, entitled “’I wouldn’t want to be a woman in the Middle East”: White female student teachers and the narrative of the oppressed Muslim woman,” which appears in Radical Pedagogy.