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5 Lessons For A Non-Linear Scientific Career: Eliane Ubalijoro is profiled in Forbes

ISID Professor of Practice, Dr Eliane Ubalijoro, is profiled in Forbes magazine.

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Published: 8 Mar 2019

Administrative Staff Updates

The Human Resources Office in the Faculty of Arts is pleased to announce the latest updates to Administrative and Support Staff positions within the Faculty. Join us in wishing your colleagues well as they continue their important work in the Faculty.

Published: 5 Mar 2019

Indigenous Studies Program Presents 6 Students Awards

The Indigenous Studies Program has presented 6 students with awards in the past year Graduate Awards

Thanks to the generosity of the Rathlyn Foundation, the Indigenous Studies Program and McGill Institute for the Study of Canada have been able to award three scholarships to graduate students. Ben Geboe who is pursuing his PhD in Social Work won the Rathlyn Doctoral Fellowship. Ben is an enrolled member of the Yankton Sioux Tribe of South Dakota and grew up on the Rosebud S

Published: 1 Mar 2019

Department of Linguistics cracks top 20 of QS World University Rankings by Subject

The QS World University Ranking has five subjects at McGill ranked in the top 20 worldwide, including Linguistics which made a big jump from 38 to 17 and cracked the top 20.

Published: 1 Mar 2019

Indigenous Knowledge Holder Series 2019

We are honoured to announce that Skawennati will serve as our Indigenous Knowledge Holder for 2019. Kahnawake-born artist Skawennati makes work that addresses history, the future, and change from her perspective both as an urban Mohawk and a cyber punk avatar. She is co-director of Aboriginal Territories in Cyberspace at Concordia University. Skawennati's work imagining Indigenous futures and ensuring the existence of Indigenous people in cyberspace.

Published: 28 Feb 2019

Working in Export Manufacturing: A Blessing or a Curse?

ISID's Global Governance Lab releases a new policy brief by Francesco Amodio and Andreas Menzel, "Working in Export Manufacturing:  A Blessing or a Curse".  Read about it here!

Published: 18 Feb 2019

Ottawa Networking Trip Recap - Jan 23-25, 2019


We thank our many collaborators in the Canadian federal government as well as PGSS, CaPS, and University Advancement for helping make McGill’s Annual Federal Careers and Networking Trip to Ottawa a smashing success.

Published: 18 Feb 2019

Nominations sought for a position on McGill's Senate

Nominations are now called from the full-time administrative and support staff of the University, from within Group 1, for One representative on Senate for a three-year term commencing September 1, 2019.

The Call for Nominations together with the Nomination Form are attached. It may be photocopied as required, but nominations on other than official forms will not be accepted.

Published: 30 Jan 2019

Nominations are Open for the H. Noel Fieldhouse Award for Distinguished Teaching

H. Noel Fieldhouse Award for Distinguished Teaching

The H. Noel Fieldhouse Award for Distinguished Teaching is designed to recognize outstanding teaching in the Faculty of Arts, and is awarded each June at Convocation. All full-time academic staff in the Faculty of Arts are eligible for this award. Any student, alumnus, or member of the academic staff may submit a nomination.



Components of a Nomination:

Published: 30 Jan 2019

An Implementation Guide for Quebec's New Labour Standards

In June 2018, Quebec passed "Bill 176: An Act to amend the Act respecting labour standards and other legislative provisions mainly to facilitate family-work balance."

Changes were made to ensure its evolution in pursuit of the following main objectives:

Published: 29 Jan 2019

New Administrative Hires: A Warm Welcome to our New Colleagues

The Faculty is pleased to welcome the following individuals to the Arts Community. Please join us in wishing them well in their new roles. 

Allison Murphy

Allison Murphy recently joined the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada as an Administrative Coordinator. She comes from Office of First Nations and Inuit Education. 

Chungling (Tracy) Huang

Published: 29 Jan 2019

Professor Tabitha Sparks appointed Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Studies

Tabitha Sparks, Associate Professor in the Department of English and Associate Scholar in the Social Studies of Medicine, was recently appointed Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Studies in the Faculty of Arts. In this role, Professor Sparks will oversee and manage all matters related to research, prizes and awards, and graduate and post-doctoral studies in the Faculty.

Published: 29 Jan 2019

Meet Richard Courtois, the new Director of Administration in the Faculty of Arts

The Faculty of Arts recently welcomed a new Director of Administration, Richard Courtois. Appointed in December 2018, Richard joins the Office of the Dean to oversee the business administration of the Faculty’s core operational areas, including Financial Services, HR, IT, Business Development, Communications, and Operations and Services.

Published: 29 Jan 2019

ISID's Global Governance Lab releases a new policy brief on Central American refugees

ISID Professor of Practice Rachel Kiddell-Monroe and Celine de Richoufftz write a new policy brief entitled, Fleeing Violence in Central America:  Time to Implement Canada's Resettlement Policies.  Read about it here!

Published: 24 Jan 2019

ISID's Global Governance Lab releases a new policy brief on natural disasters and transitional justice.

ISID is please to share the latest policy brief from its Global Governance Lab, written by Professor Megan Bradley.

Published: 18 Jan 2019