Lori received her Ph.D. from UBC in 2013. She has been teaching in the Faculty of Education since 2009, and the Institute for Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice and Critical Studies in Sexuality since 2011. Her research interests include gender and sexuality, youth studies, media studies, and the intersecting realms of social justice theory. Lori has authored numerous articles critically examining the public construction of queer bodies, youth media production, and youth and media literacies.