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Angela Underhill
Angela Underhill
Contract Academic Staff
Department of Sexuality, Marriage, & Family Studies

MSc, University of Guelph

BA, University of Waterloo

519-884-8111 

BIOGRAPHY

Angela Underhill is a Ph.D. Candidate working under the supervision of Dr. Carla Rice (Canada Research Chair in Care, Gender, and Relationships) in the Department of Family Relations and Applied Nutrition at the University of Guelph, Canada. Angela is also a research associate at Re•Vision: The Centre for Art and Social Justice at the University of Guelph, Canada and a research coordinator for the Women and HIV Research Program at Women’s College Hospital in Toronto, Canada. In her various roles, Angela focuses on feminist research approaches to advance social inclusion and equitable healthcare, particularly as it relates to sexual and reproductive health and rights.

 

Research Passions:

  • Sexual and reproductive health and rights
  • Sexual and relationship satisfaction
  • Critical feminist theories
  • Bridging the gap between research and practice
PUBLICATIONS

The content that follows may only represent a portion of the Faculty member’s work.

 

Chapters

Shanker, R., Underhill, A., Nicholson, V., Kennedy, L., Jaworsky, D., & Loutfy, M. (2019). Ethical issues in the care and support of women living with HIV. In Lori d’Agincourt-Canning & Carolyn Ells (Eds.), Ethical Issues in Women’s Healthcare. New York: Oxford University Press.

 

Articles

Rye, B.J., & Underhill, A. (2019). Contraceptive context, conservatism, sexual liberalism, and gender role attitudes as predictors of abortion attitudes. Women’s Reproductive Health, 6(1), 34-51.

 

Viscardis, K., Rice, C., Pileggi, V., Underhill, A., Chandler, E., Changfoot, N., Montgomery, P., & Mykitiuk, R. (2018). Difference within and without: Health care providers’ engagement with disability arts. Qualitative Health Research, 1-12.

 

Hawa, R., & Underhill, A. (2017). Examining gender relations among South Asian immigrant women living with HIV in the Greater Toronto Area: An anti-oppressive lens. Atlantis: Critical Studies in Gender, Culture & Social Justice, 38(2), 205-218.

 

Underhill, A., Kennedy, V. L., Lewis, J., Ross, L. E., & Loutfy, M. R. (2016). Assessing access for prospective adoptive parents living with HIV: An environmental scan of Ontario’s adoption agencies. AIDS Care, 28, 1269-1273. Open Access.

GRANTS, FELLOWSHIPS, AWARDS

Selected Scholarships

  • Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship Doctoral, The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC), September 2017-August 2020
  • Graduate Excellence Entrance Scholarship, University of Guelph, September 2016-August 2017
  • Dr. Margaret McCready Tribute Scholarship, University of Guelph, September 2016-August 2018

 

Selected Awards

  • Nominee, Teaching and Learning Excellence Award, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada, 2018-2019
  • Recipient, John Vanderkamp Magisteriate Graduate Medal, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences, University of Guelph, 2017
  • Nominee, Governor’s General Gold Medal Academic Award, 2015-2016
COURSES TAUGHT

SMF 207: Parents, Children, and Family Relations