Cynthia Cranford


University of Toronto

Cynthia Cranford is Professor of Sociology at the University of Toronto. Her research analyzes the nexus of gender, labour and migration through in-depth case studies and broader analyses of precarious labour markets in Canada and the U.S. Her most recent research rests on a comparative study of home care showcased in Home Care Fault Lines: Understanding Tensions and Creating Alliances (2020 Cornell University’s ILR Press). Cranford is co-chair of the Carework Network (2021-2024).

Current Projects

Affiliated Outputs

Research Findings

Multi-level Analyses of Homecare Labor

16 September 2022

Project Profiles Research Findings

Immigrant Labour Markets for Personal Care Work

23 February 2016