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New directors appointed to five research centres

Monday, September 19th, 2011.

Five York professors have been appointed directors at York research centres.  The new directors are Professor Colin Coates, director of the Robarts Centre for Canadian Studies (RCCS); ...

Round table examines European Union’s future in wake of economic crisis

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011.

What does the economic crisis in Europe mean for the future of the European Union? That’s the question York faculty from economics, public policy and ...

Professor Susan Ingram’s book explores history of fashion in Berlin

Monday, January 31st, 2011.

In her recent book, Berliner Chic: A Locational History of Berlin Fashion, York humanities Professor Susan Ingram explores the emergence of Berlin as a fashion ...

Panel examines impact of financial crisis on auto industry January 24

Monday, January 24th, 2011.

The second panel in York University’s “Automobility” series, taking place today, will examine the changing political economy of the global automobile industry. The panel, hosted by ...

Canadian Centre for German and European Studies seeks new centre director

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011.

The Canadian Centre for German and European Studies invites applications and nominations for a centre director. Details about the posting are available in Research Jobs. Please ...

York honours Professor Mark Webber, founder of the Canadian Centre for German & European Studies

Saturday, October 9th, 2010.

A reception was held by the Canadian Centre for German & European Studies (CCGES) on Sept. 15 to honour Professor Mark Webber. Webber, who retired from York ...

Professor Peter McIsaac appointed director of Centre for German & European Studies

Tuesday, July 13th, 2010.

Peter McIsaac, a professor in the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies’ Department of Languages, Literatures & Linguistics, has been appointed director of the Canadian ...

York Research Tower: Creating a new model for research collaboration

Thursday, May 20th, 2010.

Researchers, faculty, administrators and staff working in the York Research Tower gathered on May 4 to celebrate the new building’s role in fostering social science ...

York leads all Canadian universities in SSHRC’s largest awards

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010.

York researchers awarded two of SSHRC’s largest grants to study long-term residential healthcare and global suburbanism Two teams led by York University researchers have ...

Roger Keil, director of the CITY Institute, weighs in on the transformation of suburbs

Monday, February 22nd, 2010.

The Globe & Mail ran an urban renewal feature today on the transformation of Surrey, viewed in the past as Vancouver's ‘ugly sister', into Canada's ...