Associate Professor of Political Studies
Augustana Campus, U of A
4901-46 Ave, Camrose AB T4V 2R3
Dr. Wilton began teaching at Augustana in 2003 and teaches primarily in political studies and in the crime and community program. Her main teaching areas are related to gender, ethnicity, popular culture, and law and politics. In particular, she is interested in exploring the social and political world around us through interdisciplinary and intersectional lenses that incorporate gender, race and class. Her current research is focused on family policy and the politics of mothering, and gender, race and class in crime fiction, television and film. She also does research on teaching, which focuses on student engagement and developing research skills.