Katharine Dunbar Winsor

Assistant Professor


2023. Kotler, M*., & Dunbar Winsor, K. ‘Now what?’: An examination of ongoing gaps post-diagnosis for justice-involved youth with FASD." Canadian Graduate Journal of Sociology and Criminology, 6(1), 1-19.

2023. Dunbar Winsor, K., & Sheppard, A. "Dance as revolution: Exploring prisoner agency through arts-based methods." Studies in Social Justice, 16(3).

2023. Morton-Ninomiya, M., Almomani, Y., Dunbar Winsor, K., Burns, N., Harding, K., Ropson, M., Chaves, D., Youssef, M., & Wolfson, L. "Supporting pregnant and parenting women who use alcohol during pregnancy: A scoping review of trauma-informed approaches." Women’s Health, 19, 1-22.

2022. Dunbar Winsor, K., Squires, L., & Peters, A. "Developing an FASD health promotion social media campaign using community-based participatory peer review: Notes from Atlantic Canada." Healthy Populations Journal, 2(2), 79-93.              

2021. Dunbar Winsor, K. "Staying with the social project: A review of feminist criminology." Social & Legal Studies30(3), 469-488.

2020. Dunbar Winsor, K.  "An invisible problem: Stigma and FASD diagnosis in the health and justice professions." Advances in Dual Diagnosis.

2018. Dunbar Winsor, K., & Morton Ninomiya, M. E. "The past, present, and future of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder work in Newfoundland and Labrador: A landscape paper for change." Birth Defects Research110(16), 1215-1222.

2017. Liboiron, M., Ammendolia, J., Winsor, K., Zahara, A., Bradshaw, H., Melvin, J., ... & Liboiron, G. "Equity in author order: A feminist laboratory’s approach." Catalyst: Feminism, Theory, Technoscience3(2), 1-17.


  • 2023 PhD. Concordia University
    Social & Cultural Analysis
  • 2018 MA. Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador
  • 2016 BA. Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador


  • Deviance
  • Applied Research
  • Community-based Participatory Research Methods
  • Gender Relations
  • Sociological Imagination
  • Sociology of Health
  • Sociology of Disability

Grants, awards & honours

  • 2022 Contract Faculty Prize for Teaching Excellence, Division of Social Sciences, Bishop's University
  • 2022 Excellence in Teaching, Bishop's University
  • 2019-2023 SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship
  • 2018 Concordia Merit Fellowship
  • 2018 Concordia Faculty of Arts and Science Graduate Fellowship
  • 2016 Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador Graduate Fellowship
  • Fellowship of $13,600 to complete master's research