Mónica J. Sánchez-Flores is Associate Professor of Sociology and Chair of the Department of Environment, Culture and Society (ECS) at Thompson Rivers University (TRU). She holds a PhD in Sociology and a M.Sc. in Social and Political Theory from the University of Edinburgh. Her research interests include cosmopolitanism, globalization, deep relational theory, social and political theory, and equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI). She has taught a variety of subjects (politics, social and political theory, philosophy, literature, history and sociology); and is the author of Political Philosophy for the Global Age (2005, Palgrave) and Cosmopolitan Liberalism: Expanding the Boundaries of the Individual (2010, Palgrave).