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Professor Marisa Young a finalist for research award

Professor Marisa Young a finalist for research award

Professor Marisa Young has been named a finalist for the Rosabeth Moss Kanter Award for Excellence in Work-Family Research.

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Economics professor authors report pushing for federal stimulus spending

Economics professor authors report pushing for federal stimulus spending

A C.D. Howe report authored by economics Professor William Scarth calls for federal stimulus spending in order to create jobs.

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Social Sciences alumni to receive Community Impact Awards

Social Sciences alumni to receive Community Impact Awards

Two sociology and one religious studies alumni will receive Community Impact Awards at upcoming ceremonies.

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Professor Greg Flynn has been awarded an MSU Teaching Award

Upon winning his second MSU Teaching Award, political science Professor Greg Flynn received further affirmation that he was correct in leaving a career in law to teach political science at the university level.

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Graduate student conference on internationalization of public policy

The third McMaster graduate student conference on the internationalization of public policy took place on January 27-28.

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Michelle Dion co-chairs conference supporting women in the field of political methodology

Experts from North America and Europe attend two-day Visions in Methodology conference at McMaster University.

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Netina Tan founds Asia Research Group to help Mac become more ‘globally minded’

Since arriving at the University in January 2013, Netina Tan has devoted much of her considerable energy to re-imagining Asia-focused research and education at McMaster.

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The Sound of Change

The Sound of Change

A music agency founded by a McMaster political science student has raised nearly $7,000 for charities

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Religious Studies professor joins delegation in Slovenia

Religious Studies professor joins delegation in Slovenia

Professor Philippa Carter attends the International Management Teachers Academy.

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Political Science Professor leads way with Asia Research Working Group

Political Science Professor leads way with Asia Research Working Group

Professor Netina Tan's Asia Research Working Group called "impactful"

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Meridith Griffin joins Social Pscyhology program

Meridith Griffin joins Social Pscyhology program

Professor Griffin brings critical qualitative experience and a multidisciplinary background to the Honours Social Psychology program.

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Sociology alumnae named to national women's softball team

Sociology alumnae named to national women's softball team

Sociology graduate Carey-Leigh Thomas to play for national women's softball team.

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Roy Cain appointed acting dean

Roy Cain appointed acting dean

Professor Roy Cain will be the Faculty of Social Sciences acting dean from July 1 to December 31, 2014.

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McMaster Professor leads community readiness project in Nunavut

McMaster Professor leads community readiness project in Nunavut

Dr. Chelsea Gabel aims to identify possible socio-economic opportunities resulting from potential mining developments in remote Nunavut hamlet.

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Alzheimer Society Research Program post doc award winner announced

Alzheimer Society Research Program post doc award winner announced

Jessica Pace joins the Department of Health, Aging and Society to complete post doc

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Religious Studies PhD candidate awarded fellowship

Religious Studies PhD candidate awarded fellowship

Stephanie Balkwill recognized for her contribution to the understanding and interpretation of Buddhist thought in scholarship.

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Economics undergrad wins $15,000 fellowship

Economics undergrad wins $15,000 fellowship

A.A. Payne Fellowship recipient Miles White will aide economics Professor Abigail Payne in her public economics research this summer and over the next academic year.

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Noted social analyst to receive honorary degree at Social Sciences convocation

Noted social analyst to receive honorary degree at Social Sciences convocation

Richard Sennett will be honoured at the Faculty of Social Sciences 2014 convocation

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Social Psychology program welcomes Dr. Meridith Griffin

Social Psychology program welcomes Dr. Meridith Griffin

Dr. Meridith Griffin most recently completed a post-doctoral appointment at the U.K.-based European Centre for the Environment and Human Health.

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Acclaimed sociology professor emeritus passes away at age 96

Acclaimed sociology professor emeritus passes away at age 96

Dr. Frank Jones helped establish the Department of Sociology at McMaster and became known as one of Canada's leading sociologists.

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