Eleanor Stebner

Simons Fellow (Graduate Liberal Studies)

Areas of interest

19th and 20th Century North American history, religious social movements, culture, and ideas.


  • PhD, Northwestern
  • MA, Marquette
  • MDiv (Master of Divinity), Moravian
  • BA, Alberta


Eleanor Stebner came to SFU from the University of Winnipeg where she taught for ten years. Her academic research areas include theology, history, and religious studies. She has published on 19th and 20th century North American women's history, settlement house and social gospel movements, religious and social institutions, and peace history. She is currently the Simons Fellow and teaches in the Graduate Liberal Studies Program.