Welcome to the Department of History
Our award-winning department offers students a rigorous program that covers a broad range of geographic and thematic areas.
Our program is global geographically, with a strength in Canadian history and US, Latin American, British, European, Middle Eastern, African, and Asian history. It makes thematic connections with strengths in early modern history, oral history, gender and sexuality, muslim studies, Hellenic studies, religion, aboriginal studies, and labour studies. (More...)
Criminal Law in Liberal and Fascist Italy by Paul Garfinkel
Cities Beyond Borders: Comparative and Transnational Approaches to Urban History Co-edited by Nicolas Kenny and Rebecca Madgin
Maoism at the Grassroots: Everyday Life in China’s Era of High Socialism by Jeremy Brown & Matthew D. Johnson
The Feel of the City: Experiences of Urban Transformation by Nicolas Kenny
Tina Adcock wins 2018 Cormack Teaching Award June 27, 2018
Assistant professor Tina Adcock of the Department of History has been announced among the...
Undergraduate Award Winners Announced June 14, 2018
The Stephen McIntyre Memorial Book Prize for the top graduating student in History Diana...
Tammy Theis graduates with MA in Liberal Studies June 13, 2018
Tammy Theis, Coordinator, Communications and Events for the Department of History, graduated...
Mark Leier wins 2018 Dean of Graduate Studies Award for Excellence in Graduate Supervision June 04, 2018
History professor Mark Leier will receive the 2018 Dean of Graduate Studies Award for Excellence in...