Last updated on July 30th, 2015

CJ DeLuzio Chasin,
chasin [at] uwindsor [dot] ca



Ph.D. Candidate in Applied Social Psychology at the University of Windsor, in Windsor, Ontario.
M.Sc. in Theoretical Psychology from the University of Calgary (2008).
H.B.A.Sc. (combined degree in Arts & Science and Psychology) from McMaster University (2006).

Research focus: feminist psychology, discursive and big-Q Qualitative research paradigms.
Research interests: gender and sexuality/lack of sexuality, women's unwanted consensual sex.

Full CV available here




Asexuality-Related Work

Published Papers

Chasin, C. D. (2014). Making sense in and of the asexual community: Navigating relationships and identities in a context of resistance, Journal of Community & Applied Social Psychology. [online first] (DOI: 10.1002/casp.2203) [Formerely titled: Amoeba in our habitat: The asexual community from an ecological perspective.]Abstract available here.

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Chasin, C. D. (2013). Reconsidering asexuality and its radical potential, Feminist Studies, 39 (2), 405-426. Abstract available here.

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Chasin, C. D. (2011). Theoretical issues in the study of asexuality. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 4 (4), 713-723. DOI 10.1007/s10508-011-9757-x.

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Conference Poster

Chasin C. (2008, June). A discursive look at the friend/partner distinction: Implications for asexual people. Poster session presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Psychological Society, Montreal, Quebec.

Conference Presentations

Chasin, C. D. (2014, November). Labours of love and violence: Asexual women's stories about their unwanted sex. In Asexual Love and Labor. Symposim presented with A. L. Jensen, C. McClave & A. Cassey [moderated by E. Przybylo] at the annual meeting of the National Women's Studies Association, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Chasin, C. D. (2014, November). Asexual community: Navigating relationships and identities in a context of resistance. In Asexual Justice. Symposim presented with S. M. McLellan, J. Fedtke, & A. Foster [moderated by N. Erro] at the annual meeting of the National Women's Studies Association, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Chasin, C. D. (2013, November). Defining asexuality into (or out of) its radical potential. In Embodying Asexuality. Symposim presented with S. M. Metzger, & C. M. Labuski [moderated by K. Gupter] at the annual meeting of the National Women's Studies Association, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Chasin, C. D. (2011, December). Notes on compulsory sexuality and the asexual existence. In Asexuaity & Sexualization: A Panel on Asexuality. Symposium presented with E. Przybylo, & M. Carrigan at Pornified: Complicating the Debates about the sexualisation of culture: An international conference, London, England. [December 1 & 2, 2011, Instituted of Education]

Chasin, C. D. (2011, October). Researching asexuality: Beyond sexual perspectives. Paper presented at the Spotlight on Asexuality Studies conference, hosted by the "Identity Repertoires/Mind the Gap" research group at University of Warwick, UK. [October 24, 2011: http://asexualitystudies.org/spotlight/]

Chasin, C. D., & Vipperman, J. (2011, June). Asexual experiences: Forging understanding through outsider perspectives. Conversation session presented at the annual meeting of the Canadian Psychological Society, Toronto, Ontario.

Works In Progress

Chasin, C. D. (in progress). Researching asexuality from beyond sexual/non-asexual perspectives.



Other Work

Published Paper

Chasin, C. D., & Radtke, H. L. (2013). "Friend moments": A discursive study of friendship, Qualitative Research in Psychology, 10 (3), 274-297. Abstract available here.

Work in Progress

Chasin, C. D. (in progress). The "Cone of Consent": Clarifying simultaneous consent/coercion by considering women's unwanted (consensual) heterosex. Under review by Feminism & Psychology. Abstract available here.