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Connecting students with the right tools and knowledge

Connecting students with the right tools and knowledge

Connecting students with the right tools and knowledge

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) boasts over 300 world-class research faculty. From award-winning writers to leading-edge researchers, teaching is one of the pillars upon which FASS prides itself. Get the latest on faculty news and updates below.

Faculty news & updates

  • October 07, 2019

    October 07, 2019

    Researcher Alexandra Lysova, an assistant professor in Simon Fraser University’s School of Criminology, wants to involve men in strategies to reduce intimate partner violence.

  • October 02, 2019

    October 02, 2019

    Reducing the risks of drug use is a life or death matter in British Columbia where 1,535 people died of illicit drug use in 2018. Alissa Greer knows that it will take harm reduction experts to solve the problem, and that those experts are people who use drugs themselves.

  • October 01, 2019

    October 01, 2019

    Hellenic Studies is very pleased to welcome a new colleague to our team, Dr. James Horncastle, as the inaugural Edward and Emily McWhinney Professor in International Relations.

  • October 01, 2019

    October 01, 2019

    Register to vote. That’s Clare McGovern’s message to her students in the Department of Political Science at Simon Fraser University as we near the federal election.

  • September 25, 2019

    September 25, 2019

    Students are maxed out in Tiffany Muller Myrdahl’s Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies course on gender and the environment, and it’s not due just to the off campus work that many of them take on.

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