From the Dean's Office

Scholarly Communications Series 2012-2013

Writing a Thesis/Dissertation Proposal: Health and Sciences  Tuesday March 5th, 2013,  2pm to 3:30pm 280 N York Lanes Speakers: Peter Mulvihill – Associate Dean, Graduate Studies and Associate Professor of Environmental Studies Dawn Bazely, Professor of Biology and Director of the Institute for Research and Innovation in Sustainability (IRIS) Laurie Wilcox, Professor of Psychology Sherry Grace, […]

E-Learning Strategies Focus Group - Dec 10

Dean Barbara Crow, Faculty of Graduate Studies and Sue Vail, Associate Vice-President, Teaching and Learning are seeking input into E-Learning strategies from our graduate students. The impact of integrating various forms of eLearning into the curriculum has been measured and it has shown a clear and positive impact on student recruitment, retention and satisfaction. Canadian […]

Distinguished Research Professorship nominations due Nov. 30

*If you have landed on this page looking for the Employee Engagement Survey, click here: https://www.metricsatwork.com/survey/   Distinguished Research Professorship The Faculty of Graduate Studies is calling for nominations for the title of Distinguished Research Professor to be conferred at the Spring or Fall 2013 Convocations. Senate legislation provides that "At any one time there […]

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: FACULTY TEACHING AWARD & DISTINGUISHED RESEARCH PROFESSORSHIP

Distinguished Research Professorship The Faculty of Graduate Studies is calling for nominations for the title of Distinguished Research Professor to be conferred at the Spring or Fall 2013 Convocations. Senate legislation provides that "At any one time there shall be no more than twenty five active Distinguished Research Professors"; there are currently twenty-five active honorees. […]

Got scholarship anxiety?

It’s scholarship season in graduate schools across Canada, and students are busy reading and writing pages and pages for their OGS, CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC applications. At York, it’s also the season for scholarship information sessions. The Office of the Dean, Graduate Studies, provides sessions each Fall to help our students be as competitive as […]

SHARE YOUR VISION AND WIN TUITION!

To celebrate York’s new declaration – “this is my time” – one current student could win free tuition for a year at York by sharing their vision for the future. Isaac De Souza’s vision is to help the first human land on Mars in 2027. Anuj Arora hopes to create stem-cell-based organs by 2028. Kelly […]

2012-2013 External Scholarship Information Sessions *UPDATE*

Information Sessions for Students Graduate Studies is happy to provide those applying for external scholarships with the opportunity to attend one of the information sessions listed below. Each session will address CIHR, SSHRC, NSERC and OGS. More specifically, we will discuss the deadlines, process and more importantly the research statements of applicants. Sessions are structured […]