Assistant Professor (Women's Studies Undergraduate Advisor)

Portrait of Katy FulferAreas of interest

Reproductive Ethics, Environmental and Animal Ethics, Transnational Feminisms, Hannah Arendt

Selected publications

  • "Self-Sufficiency for Surrogacy and Responsibility for Global Structural Injustice." In Surrogacy in Canada: Critical Perspectives in Law and Policy. Ed. Vanessa Gruben, Alana Cattapan, and Angela Cameron. Toronto: Irwin Law, 2018. 

  • (with Rita A. Gardiner) "Family Matters: An Arendtian Critique of Organizational Structures." Gender, Work & Organization 24.5 (2017): 506-18.

  • (with Patrick Clipsham) “An Anti-Commodification Defense of Veganism.” Ethics, Policy & Environment 19.3 (2016): 285-300.

Selected grants, fellowships, awards

  • From Rootlessness to Belonging: An Arendtian Critique of the Family as a Structure of Refugee Assimilation (SSHRC Insight Development Grant, 2018-2020).


  • Member, Women's Studies Program

Selected supervisions

  • The Philosophy of Hannah Arendt

Contact information
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University of Waterloo

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