July/August 2018

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is pleased to welcome Dr. Sean Zwagerman to the FASS Dean’s Office as Associate Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies this July.

Economics welcomes its newest faculty member, Dr. Kevin Schnepel, who studies the economics of crime, health economics, labour economics, and environmental economics.

Psychology postdoc Myriam Juda studies circadian rhythms and is working with BC Hydro to improve patients’ recovery at Burnaby Centre for Mental Health and Addiction.

SFU's Department of English is proud to announce that acclaimed storyteller, writer and performer Ivan Coyote is this year's Writer in Residence.

The Centre for Comparative Muslim studies published its annual newsletter which includes details on the upcoming lecture series, profiles of scholars-in-residence and reflections on community engagement.

Haadia Khalid spent her summer as an intern with the Downtown Surrey Business Improvement Association and spearheaded a project to transform two empty Whalley storefronts.

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is pleased to announce our six funded FASS proposals for SFU's 2018 Community Engagement Initiative.

FASS faculty and students are frequently in the news for their research and as experts on the world around us. Here are some of their interviews from July and August.

July 1-7, 2018

July 8-14, 2018

July 15-21, 2018

July 22-31, 2018

August 1-11, 2018

August 12-18, 2018

August 19-25, 2018

August 26-31, 2018

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