PROGRAM ASSISTANT

Huyen Pham insthum@sfu.ca
Program Assistant, Institute for the Humanities
Co-managing Editor, Contours Journal

Huyen Pham is a SFU Alumna, having competed both her BA and MA in the Department of Humanities. Her research interests are Classical, Renaissance, and modern European thought and culture. Her MA thesis on Friedrich Nietzsche and Jean-Paul Sartre, titled "Breaking the Gaze: Ressentiment, Bad Faith, and the Struggle for Individual Freedom," was successfully defended in January 2014 under the supervision of the Institute‚Äôs own Samir Gandesha and Ian Angus. Prior to joining the Institute in September 2014, Huyen was an Administrator and Medical Office Assistant for several years. She also taught Classical mythology as a Teaching-Assistant and Tutor-Marker for the duration of her MA studies.