Audrey Tung (she/her) lives on the unceded territories of the Musqueam, Tsleil-Waututh and Squamish Nations, and works in the unceded territories of the Lekwungen (Esquimalt and Songhees) and W̱SÁNEĆ peoples. She is a PhD candidate in the department of geography at the University of Victoria, where she serves as a researcher on a community-based study entitled “Solutions to Health and Housing for Older Women.”
Her research areas have included homelessness and housing insecurity, health equity and food insecurity. Her academic research has been published in the Canadian Review of Social Policy, Canadian Food Studies and a forthcoming book, Social Justice in a Turbulent Era. She has contributed to articles in the Homeless Hub and the Conversation.
As a member of the Global Solidarity Alliance for Food, Health and Social Justice, Tung has also hosted podcast episodes for Rights not Charity, a series that explores issues of food justice.