Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Calgary
Naomi Lightman is Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Calgary. Her areas of research expertise include migration, gender, inequality, and research methodology. Her academic work has been published in journals including European Sociological Review, Journal of European Social Policy, International Migration Review and the Social Politics. In addition, she is the co-author of the second edition of the textbook Social Policy in Canada. Dr. Lightman has collaborated on research focused on social and spatial exclusion with various social agencies and government bodies including Social Planning Toronto, the Wellesley Institute, and the Calgary Local Immigration Partnership.