Michelle Ohnona

Assistant Director for Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

Michelle Ohnona is Assistant Director for Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives. She is also a professor in the Women's and Gender Studies Program where she teaches Sexuality Studies, Feminist Theory, and a course on gender and sexuality in the Arab World.

After completing her undergraduate degree at Concordia University's Simone de Beauvoir Institute in Montréal, Canada, she pursued her graduate work at the University of London. Her research begins at the intersection of feminist, postcolonial, critical race, and queer theory. In addition to her research and teaching, Michelle has worked in the non-profit sector on support and advocacy initiatives for queer youth.