Harper Keenan

Assistant Professor

Research Interests

Colonialism
early childhood and elementary education
Educational Context
Gender
race
sexuality
teacher education
childhood
Transgender Studies
LGBT Studies
queer studies

Relevant Degree Programs

Research Options

I am available and interested in collaborations (e.g. clusters, grants).
I am interested in and conduct interdisciplinary research.
 
 

Research Methodology

Qualitative Research
Ethnography
teacher action research
community engaged research

Recruitment

Master's students
Doctoral students
2022
2023

I am currently working on projects in multiple areas:

- Gender self-determination in early childhood and elementary education

- Trans pedagogy as practiced by trans educators outside formal schooling environments

- The experiences of transgender workers in PK-12 schools

I am most interested in working with students whose scholarship would contribute to or expand from these projects.

I support public scholarship, e.g. through the Public Scholars Initiative, and am available to supervise students and Postdocs interested in collaborating with external partners as part of their research.
I am interested in hiring Co-op students for research placements.
I am interested in supervising students to conduct interdisciplinary research.

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