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Education

Master of Arts – Joint Graduate Program in Communication & Culture
York University & Ryerson University – Toronto, ON
IN PROGRESS
Bachelor of Arts – Media, Information & Technoculture
The University of Western Ontario – London, ON
JUNE 2017

Professional Experience

Ontario Student Trustees’ Association
Director, Unified Communications
AUG 2014 – PRESENT
TD Bank Group
Data Analyst
MAY 2017 – SEPT 2017
MAY 2016 – DEC 2016
Scotiabank Global Banking & Markets
Technical Analyst
MAY 2015 – SEPT 2015
MAY 2014 – SEPT 2014
Halton District School Board
Student Trustee
MAY 2012 – AUG 2013

Publications

Dhanjal, Arjun. “Student voice, government, and representation in Ontario, Canada.” Connect 2016, no. 218 (April 2016): 17–21. http://research.acer.edu.au/connect/vol2016/iss218/1/.

Conferences

Dhanjal, Arjun. “Unsheathing Scopic Power: Interrogating dick pic subjectivity in face of the Levinasian Other.” At Future Communications. York University and Ryerson University, Toronto, 2017.

Dhanjal, Arjun. “TestosterBROne Poisoning: an analysis of the beer industry’s contributions to the perpetuation of oppressive masculinities.” At Flaunting IT! 13. Western University, London, 2017.

Dhanjal, Arjun. “Hummus-ide: Israeli appropriation of Arab–Palestinian food culture.” At The Salon: Annotations. Western University, London, 2016.

Research Interests

Cultural studies: queer sexuality, representation, and activism; mediated intimacies; pornography studies; digital humanities; surveillance societies; science-fiction media; cybernetics; cyberpunk fiction; critical race studies; the military–industrial and prison–industrial complexes.

Philosophy and critical theoryDeleuze studies; assemblage theory; poststructural theory; feminist, queer, and trans theory; affect theory; the Frankfurt School; critical race theory; the posthuman condition; transhumanism; Foucauldian and post-Foucauldian studies of sexuality, power, and politics.

Professional Development

Hootsuite Certified Professional
Hootsuite Media, Inc.
FEB 2016

Academic Service

Communication & Culture Graduate Students’ Association
Vice-President, Communications
SEPT 2017 – PRESENT
Intersections | Cross-sections Graduate Conference & Art Exhibition
Co-Chair
SEPT 2017 – PRESENT

Awards and Distinctions

York University
York Graduate Fellowship (Master’s, Domestic)
SEPT 2017 – MAY 2019
$16,666


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