Faculty of Arts + Social Sciences Profiles: 2020

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  • June 01, 2020

    June 01, 2020

    Eric is a PhD graduate in Economics whose research focused on immigration policy's effect on documented vs. undocumented immigrants.

  • February 12, 2020

    February 12, 2020

    Vienna's research on aquatic bone decomposition has earned her international recognition as the Forensic Science Foundation and CRC Press 2019 top student travel award winner.

  • November 30, 2020

    November 30, 2020

    Shelbie is a PhD student who is focusing on using interview techniques to enhance eyewitness memory. (SSHRC CGS Doctoral Scholarship)

  • December 02, 2020

    December 02, 2020

    Tiara is a graduate student in Social Psychology who is focusing on the intersections of life transitions and pro-social behaviors on well-being outcomes. (Special Graduate Entrance Scholarship, SSHRC Vanier)

  • December 03, 2020

    December 03, 2020

    Daniel is a Law and Forensic Psychology student who is researching how photographs can make statements seem more true and believable. (SSHRC CGS Doctoral Scholarship)

  • December 04, 2020

    December 04, 2020

    Cari is a master's student who is interested on innovating and creating opportunities for older adults to live purposeful, connected, and fulfilling lives regardless of their health status. Special (Graduate Entrance Scholarship)

  • November 30, 2020

    November 30, 2020

    Hung Truong is a economics doctorate student who explores the interaction between human behaviour and economic modeling. (Special Graduate Entrance Scholarship)

  • December 08, 2020

    December 08, 2020

    Emily is a PhD student who is focusing on traumatic brain injury. (CIHR Doctoral Research Award)

  • December 14, 2020

    December 14, 2020

    Emma's research looks at the influence that seeing social media profiles for potential suspects of a crime. (SSHRC CGS Masters Scholarship)

  • December 17, 2020

    December 17, 2020

    Madelyn research looks at makers to understand what contributes to their making practices and products. (SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship)

  • December 18, 2020

    December 18, 2020

    Robin is researching how people learn and acquire skills over time. (Special Graduate Entrance Scholarship)

  • December 21, 2020

    December 21, 2020

    Naz is researching the Greek-Orthodox Carnival celebrations in the Ottoman Empire, Greece, Balkans and Modern Turkey. (Graduate Entrance Scholarship)

  • December 21, 2020

    December 21, 2020

    Britny is focused on the decomposition of human remains underwater and the use of novel underwater detection techniques to assist recovery and identification of missing people. (BC Graduate Scholarship)

  • December 22, 2020

    December 22, 2020

    Sydney is studying the politicization of human trafficking laws. (BC Graduate Scholarship; SSHRC CGS Masters Scholarship)

  • December 22, 2020

    December 22, 2020

    Nikola's research is focused on children's memory for events, and researching best practices for interviewing children. (BC Graduate Scholarship)

  • January 11, 2021

    January 11, 2021

    Jorji researches pop culture from the 70s until now demonstrating how romantic love continues to be connected to the dynamics of capitalism. (Messenger Graduate Fellowship in English)

  • January 18, 2021

    January 18, 2021

    Kathleen is researching how trans youth in BC connect to support and resources online, including how they handle privacy issues and misinformation. (SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship)

  • January 18, 2021

    January 18, 2021

    Annika is researching group processes and collective environmental action. (Special Entrance Graduate Scholarship)

  • January 27, 2021

    January 27, 2021

    Tasnim is researching the use and diffusion of English language in non-native contexts, to explore the theoretical models of World Englishes. (Special Entrance Graduate Scholarship)

  • February 10, 2021

    February 10, 2021

    Julia is a Clinical Psychology masters student expanding her previous work in adult risk-taking behaviours to focus on adolescents and the impact of close relationships in the future. (Graduate Dean Entrance Scholarship)

  • February 11, 2021

    February 11, 2021

    Rashmi is a master’s student involved in Clinical Psychology research done in private practices and hospitals. (SSHRC CGS Masters Scholarship)

  • February 12, 2021

    February 12, 2021

    Rawia is a PhD student exploring how individual and group fantasies are embedded in cultural objects that reproduce the Palestinian-Israeli context. (BC Graduate Scholarship)

  • February 16, 2021

    February 16, 2021

    Mohamed is a PhD Economics student researching monetary policies. (Special Graduate Entrance Scholarship)

  • February 22, 2021

    February 22, 2021

    Mackenzie is an English PhD student researching poetry, Indigenous literature, and urban spaces. (Edward M.W. Gibson Fellowship in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences)

  • February 25, 2021

    February 25, 2021

    Thuy is a Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s studies PhD student researching gender politics and identity, migration, multiculturalism, economic development, and Vietnam's economic history. (Graduate Fellowships, and the Meredith Kimball Graduate Entrance Scholarship)

  • February 25, 2021

    February 25, 2021

    Reema is a Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies PhD student who joins her colleagues in researching the roots of oppression along vectors of difference and the struggle for equality.

  • March 12, 2021

    March 12, 2021

    Michaela is a School of Criminology PhD student examining the importance of belonging, justice, and injustice by analyzing decolonization, belonging, resurgence and self-governance. (Graduate Dean's Entrance Award, SSHRC CGSM, SSHRC Vanier)