Jen Gilbert

Associate Professor

PhD - York University

Location(s) / Contact Info:

282A, Winters College - WC
Keele Campus
Phone: 416-736-2100 Ext. 30733


Website: The Beyond Bullying Project

Available to supervise graduate students
Currently taking on work-study students, Graduate Assistants or Volunteers
Available to supervise undergraduate thesis projects

Scholarly Interests

Jen Gilbert's research interest include sexuality education, LGBTQ issues in education, and psychoanalytic theories of teaching and learning.

Faculty & School/Dept

  • Faculty of Education -

Courses Taught

  • Professional Skills and Development in Education (GS/EDUC 5895)
  • Sexualities and Education (GS/EDUC 5425)

Selected Publications

  • Jessica Fields, Jen Gilbert and Michelle Miller (fort). Sexuality and Education. In John DeLameter and Rebecca Plante (Eds.), Handbook of Sexualities. New York : Springer
  • Jen Gilbert (2014). Sexuality in School: The Limits of Education. Minneapolis: Univeristy of Minnesota Press
  • Jessica Fields, Laura Mamo, Jen Gilbert and Nancy Lesko (2014). Beyond Bullying. Contexts, 80-83.
  • Jen Gilbert (2010). Ambivalence-Only? Sex Education in the Age of Abstinence. Sex Education, 10 (3), 233-237.
  • Jen Gilbert (2004). Literature as Sex Education. Changing English, 11 (2), 233-242.

Research Projects

Beyond Bullying: Reframing LGBTQ Sexuality and Youth in Schools

Role: Co-Investigator

Year Funded: 2012

Duration: 2

Funded by: Ford Foundation

York University Affiliations/Cross Appointments