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Two York professors receive prestigious SSHRC Impact Awards

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015.

York University Professors Susan McGrath and Stephen Gaetz have been recognized for excellence in research by the Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council of Canada ...

York University leads the country with SSHRC awards valued at $1 million or more

Friday, April 19th, 2013.

York University leads the country in the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada’s (SSHRC's) large-scale awards competitions valued at $1 million or more. An ...

SSHRC awards more than $9.7 million to York researchers

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012.

Researchers, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows at York University have been awarded more than $9.7 million from the Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council of ...

SSHRC awards over $3 million to York-led projects

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012.

Seven York-led research partnerships have received a total of $3,647,551 through the Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council of Canada's Partnership Grants program and Partnership Development Grants ...

York appoints two new associate vice-presidents of research

Thursday, October 6th, 2011.

Robert Haché, York vice-president research & innovation, has appointed Professors Lisa Philipps and Walter Tholen, as associate vice-presidents research for five-year terms, effective Nov. 1. “I am ...

David Phipps and York’s KMb Unit named Canada’s biggest influencers

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011.

David Phipps, director of York's Research Services and Knowledge Exchange, has been named the most influential knowledge broker in Canada, according to a report by Knowledge ...

Canadian Forum on Civil Justice receives $1 million for study

Friday, September 9th, 2011.

The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) has awarded the Canadian Forum on Civil Justice, which is housed at York University, a $1 ...

York University MES students explore shrinking cities in Germany

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011.

What do urban planners do when cities are shrinking, not growing? This is hard to imagine in a city like Toronto, where real estate is ...

Professor Anna Hudson studies the new generation of northern artists

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011.

When “southerners” think about Inuit art, the classic images of soapstone carvings, beautiful prints and textile works depicting animals and traditional Inuit stories immediately come ...