trans activist | speaker | educator | academic | youtuber
Academic Work Experience
Ross, C. (2015) “Transgender Representation on Television: A New Hope” Paper presented at the SAGSA (Sociology and Anthropology Graduate Student Association) Freedom, Hope, and Responsibility Conference. Concordia University, Montreal.
Ross, C. (2014) “The Importance of Passing for Queer Transgender Men” Paper presented at the SAGSA (Sociology and Anthropology Graduate Student Association) Intersections Conference. Concordia University, Montreal.
Ross, C. (2014) “The Importance of Passing for Queer Transgender Men: Safety, Masculinity, and Identity.” Paper presented at the undergraduate Sociology Honours Research Seminar Conference. Concordia University, Montreal.
Chase Ross has recently completed his Masters in Sociology at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. His research interests include: transgender identity, sexuality, media representations, tattoos, and identity. Some of the research he has done in the past includes topics related to: transgender men on Grindr (and other gay social dating apps/websites), issues within the transgender and transsexual communities, the importance of passing, ect. Currently, his Masters thesis looked at: identity, trans men, and tattoos.
Ross, C. (2018). Inked Identity: How Tattoos Play a Role in the Development and Perception of Identity, Self, and the Body for Trans Men. Masters Thesis, Concordia University.
Ross, C. (2014). The Importance of Passing for Queer Transgender Men: Safety, Masculinity, and Identity. In SAGSA
Ross, C. (2014) The Problems of Inclusion Under the Transgender Umbrella. In D. S. Saenz (Eds.), The Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies in Sexuality (22-33). Montreal, Concordia University.
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Master of Arts | 2014- Present | Concordia University
Bachelors of Arts | 2014 with Honours | Concordia University
Minor: Interdisciplinary Studies in Sexuality
Working with Dr. Marc Lafrance as a research assistant for projects that pertain to Sexual Reassignment Surgery
representation in the mainstream media
Teaching Assistant for Dr. Francine Tremblay for the online course: SOCI 329 EC – Sociology of Sexual Labour
Teaching Assistant for Dr. Fran Shaver for the online course: SOCI 329 EC – Sociology of Sexual Labour
Lab attendant in the Sociology and Anthropology department