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College hires record number of new faculty

Posted on 2016-06-30 in Students & Campus Life

Ashleigh Androsoff, assistant professor in the Department of History, is among the faculty members joining the College of Arts & Science this year. Her research focuses on ethnic diversity in Western Canada.

Experts in Indigenous law, radiopharmaceuticals and the behaviour underlying economic relationships are among the researchers joining the College of Arts & Science this year as it appoints a record number of tenure-track faculty.

Since July 1, 2015, the college has hired 19 new tenure-track faculty. Searches are underway for eight additional hires.

The names and departments of the first group of faculty appointments are listed below. Most of these individuals will join the college on July 1, 2016.

Tenure-track appointments since July 1, 2015

Name

Department

Chris Phenix

Chemistry

Matthew Neufeld

History

Eric William Price

Chemistry

Ashleigh Androsoff

History

Emily Snyder

Indigenous Studies

Laura Wright

Sociology

Jennifer Lang

Music

Nicolas Brunet

Geography & Planning

Michelle M. Gagnon

Psychology

Julie Kaye

Sociology

Dwayne Moore

Philosophy

Matthew Mitchell

Political Studies

Joanne Leow

English

Terence Clark

Archaeology & Anthropology

Guidon Fenig

Economics

Steven Rayan

Mathematics & Statistics

Jenna Rajchgot

Mathematics & Statistics

Cameron Franc

Mathematics & Statistics

Damien Lee

Indigenous Studies

 

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