Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, University of British Columbia
Sylvia Fuller graduated with a Ph.D. from Rutgers in 2004. After holding a combined Isaak Walton Killam and Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada postdoctoral fellowship, she joined the Sociology faculty at the University of British Columbia in 2006. Her research explores relationships among career dynamics, institutional and regulatory contexts, and patterns of inequality and economic insecurity. In 2009 she was awarded the Social Sciences and Humanities Council of Canada's Aurora Prize, the top Canadian research honour in the Social Sciences and Humanities for junior faculty. Her work has appeared in journals including The American Sociological Review, Social Psychology Quarterly, Social Politics and the Canadian Journal of Sociology.