Catherine Flynn. Ph.D. is a postdoctoral fellow at the School of Social Work at the University of Ottawa. She is a member of the Interdisciplinary Research Centre on Family Violence and Violence Against Women and the Feminist Anti-Violence Research Collective. Her researches take place within an intersectional feminist paradigm. Her studies, conducted with a participatory action research (PAR) methodology, are focused on violence against women and intimate partner violence in terms of structural violence.