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York scholar receives Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship

York Postdoctoral Fellow Dr. Salman Hussain (Anthropology) has been named as one of this year's recipients of the prestigious Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship. The Banting is valued at $70,000 per year for two years, and supports postdoctoral researchers who will positively contribute to the country’s economic, social, and research-based growth. The scholarships have allowed researchers to […]

FGS Response to Petition

On behalf of the Faculty of Graduate Studies, I want to acknowledge receipt of the petition, signed by hundreds of students, and sympathise greatly with the challenges that students are facing, during this pandemic. The public health restrictions are necessary for curtailing the severity and length of the crisis, but they come with great impact […]

Meet Our Alumni

From the House of Commons to outer space, the impact of York’s graduate alumni can be felt just about everywhere. York graduate students are leaders in business, the arts, politics, philanthropy, and social justice. Here are 10 alumni that have made a difference. Jack Layton The late NDP leader had deep roots at York University. […]

Council Meeting Agenda January 5, 2017; York University Faculty of Graduate Studies

YORK UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF GRADUATE STUDIES Meeting of Council Agenda Thursday, January 5, 2017 3:00 p.m. N940 Ross Building (Senate Chamber) 1. Welcome and Chair’s Remarks 2. "Supervising Collaboration Across Cultures and Disciplines" Dr. Nanda Dimitrov, adjunct research scholar and Acting Director, Western University Teaching Support Centre, will address Council on intercultural issues related to […]

Council Meeting Agenda March 3, 2016; York University Faculty of Graduate Studies

YORK UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF GRADUATE STUDIES Meeting of Council Agenda Thursday, March 3, 2016 3:00 p.m. N940 Ross Building (Senate Chamber) 1. Welcome and Chair’s Remarks 2. Faculty of Graduate Studies' Faculty Teaching Awards Presentations: Nicholas Cercone (posthumously), Graduate Program in Computer Science & Engineering Celia Haig-Brown, Graduate Programs in Education, Environmental Studies, Gender, Feminist […]

Council Meeting Agenda December 3, 2015; York University Faculty of Graduate Studies--109 Atkinson College

YORK UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF GRADUATE STUDIES Meeting of Council Agenda Thursday, December 3, 2015 3:00 p.m. Please note location change:  Harry Crowe Room, 109 Atkinson College 1. Welcome and Chair’s Remarks Call for Faculty of Graduate Studies' volunteers  to serve on the President’s Sustainability Council for the 2015-2016 academic year. 2. York University Plan for […]