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Professor Lajoie cited in Hill Times opinion piece

Tue, 2015-11-10 11:31

In a recent opinion piece to the Hill Times Online, SSHRC President Ted Hewitt praises Professor Susanne Lajoie's research: "Lajoie is making it possible for children to learn in more meaningful ways with the help of technology," writes Hewitt.

Source Site: /education

SSHRC Insight Development Grants Information Session

Fri, 2015-11-13 10:00 - 12:00

The Office of Sponsored Research is pleased to invite McGill researchers and administrators to an information session on the upcoming SSHRC Insight Development Grants competition.

The information session will include:

Contact Information

Contact: Jennifer Callaghan
Email:
Source Site: /education

The media love men… bad news for women

Why men continue to dominate media coverage
Thu, 2015-10-01 09:56

Contact Information

Contact: Eran Shor
Organization: Dept. of Sociology
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-5664

Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Katherine Gombay
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514-398-2189
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Source Site: /newsroom

McGill-led partnership projects receive SSHRC funding

Interdisciplinary projects use novel approaches to advance understanding of critical issues
Wed, 2014-08-27 17:26

Three innovative research partnerships at McGill University have received significant long-term investments from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) partnership grants program, totaling more than $6.8 million. Each project will use novel approaches to advance knowledge and understanding on critical issues of intellectual, social, economic and cultural significance -- from teaching computers to recognize musical symbols in images, to deepening understanding about text mining and the place of information technology within society.

Contact Information

Contact: Chris Chipello
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-4201
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Source Site: /newsroom

SIS PhD student Robert Ferguson awarded SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship for research on personal information management to improve seniors' independence & quality of life

Mon, 2014-06-09 09:23

Congratulations to McGill School of Information Studies PhD student Robert Douglas Ferguson on receiving a prestigious Social Science and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Doctoral Fellowship. 

Robert's research investigates how senior citizens, who wish to live independently and remain in their own homes for as long as possible, can benefit from the results of 20 years of research in Personal Information Management (PIM). 

Source Site: /sis

ECP's Dr. Muis Appointed Canada Research Chair

Tue, 2013-11-19 10:30

Dr. Krista Muis, Associate Professor in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, was recently appointed Canada Research Chair, Tier II, in Epistemic Cognition and Self-Regulated Learning.

Congratulations Dr. Muis!

Source Site: /edu-ecp

SSHRC Webinars on Partnership Funding Opportunities and Connection Grants

Wed, 2013-10-02 12:00 - Thu, 2013-10-03 15:30

In a series of four webinars this October, SSHRC program officers will be on hand to provide information and answer questions about Partnership Development Grants, Partnership Grants and

Source Site: /education
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Applying for a Master’s NSERC/SSHRC/CIHR

Thu, 2013-09-26 17:30 - 18:30

This user friendly session is for students planning to apply for a CGS Mater’s award (CIHR, SSHRC, NSERC) in 2013 for the 2014-15 funding cycle. 

The session will cover: 
• Award details and eligibility 
• Application policies and procedure 
• Required documents (reference letters, transcripts, etc.) 
• Tips, tricks and resources to make the process easier 

Source Site: /gps

Applying for Your SSHRC Award (PhD only)

Tue, 2013-09-24 17:30 - 18:30

This user friendly session is for students planning to apply for an SSHRC - PhD award this fall for the 2014-15 funding cycle. 

The session will cover: 
• Award details and eligibility 
• Application policies and procedure 
• Required documents (reference letters, transcripts, etc.) 
• Tips, tricks and resources to make the process easier 

Source Site: /gps
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