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Student Profiles

Individualized Interdisciplinary Studies (INS) are for students pursuing a degree when their proposed course of studies cannot be pursued in any existing program. To learn about past and current students in the INS program and why it was right for them, please see their student profiles below.

  • October 20, 2021

    October 20, 2021

    Lucy is an Independent Interdisciplinary Studies Doctoral student in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences whose research is on Indigenous museology and Haida museum practice in particular.

  • March 23, 2020

    March 23, 2020

    Asura is studying the infrastructure of scholarly communication in the 21st century.

  • March 11, 2020

    March 11, 2020

    Alice is working to explore how controversial science is communicated in the digital sphere.


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Alice Fleerackers, studies science communication as part of her PhD. Read what Alice has to say regarding COVID risk communication, here: 

INS PhD student Lucy Bell's work on Indigenous repatriation has been featured recently:

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