Department of History

The Department of History at the University of Saskatchewan is one of the strongest history departments in Canada. We are recognized for our innovative methods and excellence in teaching. Our groundbreaking research has secured millions of dollars in research funding in national and international competitions.

In the News

Saskatoon StarPhoenix

We have always been here: Historians search for LGBTQ2S+ stories in rural Sask. 

Dr. Valerie Korinek (PhD), a professor in the history department at the University of Saskatchewan, has spent decades of her career exploring queer Prairie histories

Federal funding invested in research that will build cancer prevention tools rooted in Métis culture 

Other USask researchers involved in the project include Dr. Allyson Stevenson (PhD) from the College of Arts and Science and Dr. Tracey Carr (PhD) from the College of Medicine

2018 Fall Convocation award winners 

Alexis Dahl, Kathryn Labelle, Anthony Kusalik and Raj Srinivasan will receive some of the University of Saskatchewan's highest honours