Cameron Greensmith

Dr. Greensmith (he/him/they/them) holds a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Brock University, Master of Arts in Women and Gender Studies and Doctor of Philosophy in Social Justice Education from the University of Toronto and is a Tenured Associate Professor in the Department of Social Work and Human Services at Kennesaw State University. Dr. Greensmith researches the ways systems and structures of power and inequality impact helping professions, such as schooling, non-profits, and social work. Dr. Greensmith’s research utilizes anti-racist, anti-colonial, and queer perspectives to investigate the ways helping professionals develop relationships with and support marginalized youth, adults, and communities. Dr. Greensmith serves as a Member-At-Large for the Association for Research in the Cultures of Young People and is an Editorial Board Member of the journals Girlhood Studies and Journal of LGBT Youth. 

Expertese: anti-oppressive education; critical social work; queer and trans studies; critical race studies; critical Indigenous/settler colonial studies; child and youth studies; critical suicide studies; cultural/new media studies; ethnography; applied qualitative methods