Graduate Programs

Interested in pursuing a graduate degree related to the courses and/or research highlighted by IGSF? This page provides an overview of graduate level programs in Gender Studies, Women's Studies, Sexual Diversity Studies, Social Justice Studies and other related departments at universities across Canada.
 

UNIVERSITY

DEPARTMENT

PROGRAM

DEADLINE

CONTACT

Carleton University Pauline Jewett Insitute of Women's and Gender Studies M.A.
February 1 of each year

Director, Katharine Kelly: katharine.kelly [at] carleton.ca

(613) 520-2600x6643

Lakehead University Department of Women's Studies Other Varies by department or program Women's Studies Administrative Assistant, Melissa Hrabok: melissa.hrabok [at] lakeheadu.ca

(807) 343-8625

McGill University Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies Other Varies by department or program Student Affairs Coordinator,
andrew.folco [at] mcgill.ca (Andrew Folco)

(514) 398-4400x089872

Graduate Program Contacts
 
McMaster University Gender Studies and Feminist Research M.A., Ph.D. January 15 of each year (May 15 for PhD) gsfr [at] mcmaster.ca
Email the director: gsfrdir [at] mcmaster.ca
(905) 525-9140
Memorial University Department of Gender Studies M.A. February 15 of each year Administrative Secretary,
Joan Butler: joanb [at] mun.ca

(709)737-3322

Simon Fraser University Department of Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies M.A., Ph.D. January 30 of each year Chair of the Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Graduate Program Committee:
Dr. Helen Leung- hhl [at] sfu.ca

Department Contact: Graduate Secretary - gswssec [at] sfu.ca

St. Mary's and Mount Saint Vincent Universities

Women and Gender Studies M.A., Ph.D. February 1 each year SMU Secretary, Sandi Cole-Pay: sandi.cole-pay [at] smu.ca
(902) 420-5894

MSVU Graduate Coordinator, Alan Brown: alan.brown1 [at] msvu.ca
(902) 457-6239

Université du Québec à Montréal Institut de recherches et d'etudes feministes Other Varies by department or program Responsable des programmes, Thérèse St-Gelais: st-gelais.therese [at] uqam.ca
(514)987-3000x6724

Courriel: iref [at] uqam.ca

University of Alberta Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services Other Varies by department or program iSMSS [at] ualberta.ca
(780) 492.0772
University of British Columbia Institute for Gender, Race, Sexuality, and Social Justice M.A., Ph.D. December 1 of each year (Ph.D.), January 15 of each year (M.A.) Graduate Program Assistant, Wynn Archibald: wynn.archibald [at] ubc.ca

(604) 822-9171

University of Lethbridge Department of Women and Gender Studies M.A., Other February 1 of each year wehlage [at] uleth.ca

C866 University Hall
4401 University Drive
Lethbridge, Alberta T1K 3M4
Phone: 403-332-4106

University of Northern British Columbia Department of Gender Studies M.A. February 15 of each year (September start), September 15 of each year (January start) Women's Studies/Gender Studies Chair, Jacqueline Holler: jacqueline.holler [at] unbc.ca
(250) 960-6343

Administrative Assistant, Gina MacDonald: macdonag [at] unbc.ca
(250) 960-5595

University of Ottawa Institute of Feminist and Gender Studies M.A., Ph.D., Other January 15 of each year fem [at] uOttawa.ca

(613) 562-5791

University of Toronto Women & Gender Studies Institute M.A., Ph.D., Other December 9 of each year (may change) Graduate Coordinator
wgsi.gradcoordinator [at] utoronto.ca

Marian Reed, Undergraduate & Graduate Administrator
grad.womenstudies [at] utoronto.ca 

University of Western Ontario Department of Women's Studies and Feminist Research M.A., Ph.D. January 31 of each year (January 15 for early acceptance) Graduate Assistant,
Betty Thompson: bthomps2 [at] uwo.ca

(514) 661-2111x84529

York University School of Gender, Feminist and Women's Studies M.A., Ph.D. December 17 of each year (may change) Graduate Program Director, Sandra Whitworth: gpdgfws [at] yorku.ca

Graduate Program Assistant,
Lindsay Gonder: gpagfws [at] yorku.ca

(416) 650-8143