Prof. Rhoda Reddock
Prof. Rhoda Reddock is a Professor of Gender and Development Studies and Deputy Campus Principal at the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine campus. She is a former lecturer in sociology research fellow at the Institute for Social and Economic Research at the UWI St. Augustine. A former Deputy-Chair of NiHERST, she is an activist in the Caribbean women’s movement and founding member and first chair of the Caribbean Association of Feminist Research and Action (CAFRA).
A former chair of Research Committee-32 (Women and Society) of the International Sociological Association (1994-1998) she has also served on the Council of the Caribbean Studies Association. She has numerous publications including Women, Labour and Politics in Trinidad and Tobago: A History, Zed Books, 1994 which was named a CHOICE Outstanding Academic Book for 1995 and the edited collection Interrogating Caribbean Masculinities, The UWI Press, 2004 which won the UWI Press Bestselling Textbook Award 2004-2007.