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...)
Voices of Resistance in Ages of Extremism Fri, 06 Oct 2017 6:30 PM
The Hall at 1739 Venables Street (at Commercial Drive), Vancouver
History Reads Wed, 01 Nov 2017 7:00 PM
Djavad Mowafghanian World Arts Centre - 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
The Life and Death of the Russian Revolution Fri, 01 Dec 2017 6:30 PM
Room 1400 | SFU Harbour Centre - 515 W. Hastings Street
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
MA Student Robin Bunton Receives Graduate International Research Travel Award September 07, 2017
Robin Bunton, a Master's student in History, received a Graduate International Research Travel...
NBFS Podcast: Alexia Yates July 13, 2017
Listen to Roxanne Panchasi's latest podcast, in which she interviews Alexia Yates about her...
Professor Emeritus Rod Day featured by Facutly of Arts and Social Sciences June 20, 2017
A job offer brought Rod and Elaine Day to Vancouver in 1966; the growing sense of community has...
Convocating Student Jakub Mscichowski's Exceptional Undergraduate Work Recognized by Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences June 08, 2017
Jakub Mscichowski is driven by a curiosity about how people experience the world; in his research...