PO Box 15000, Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
- Modern Canadian history
- Socio-political history
- Taxation history
- Gender and women's history
- Canadian history
- BIS (Waterloo)
- MA (Queen’s)
- PhD (Queen’s)
- Contributing Citizens: Modern Charitable Fundraising and the Making of the Welfare State,1920-66. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2008.
- The Public at Play: Gender and the Politics of Recreation in Postwar Ontario. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2000.
- "The Politics of Carter-era Tax Reform: a revisionist account." InThe Quest for Tax Reform Continues: the Royal commission on Taxation Fifty Years Later. Ed. Kim Brooks. Toronto: Carswell, 31-52.
- "Relations of Extraction: taxation and women’s citizenship in the Maritimes, 1914-1955," Acadiensis 39, 1 (Winter/Spring 2010), 27-57.
Awards and honours
- Shortlisted for the Sir John A. Macdonald Prize 2008 and Harold Adams Innis Prize 2008-09 for Contributing Citizens: Modern Charitable Fundraising and the Making of the Welfare State, 1920-66.
- Canadian Historical Association, Clio (Ontario) Award for Excellence, 2000 for The Public at Play: Gender and the Politics of Recreation in Postwar Ontario.
- HIST 2215F - A History of Health and the Body
- HIST 3222W - Topics in Canadian Social History (2015-2016 Topic: Making the News)
Office Hours Winter Term:
- Thursdays: 2:30 - 5:30
- or by appointment