Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2014/2015
Canadian Excellence

Department of Society, Culture, and Environment

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Faculty/Staff

Participating Faculty
  • Kim Anderson, PhD (Guelph), Associate Professor of Indigenous Studies
  • Joanne Benham Rennick, PhD (Waterloo), Associate Professor, Global Studies (Social Entrepreneurship)
  • James Cairns, PhD (York), Assistant Professor of Society, Culture, and Environment
  • Lea Caragata, PhD (Toronto), Professor of Social Work
  • Kathryn Carter, PhD (Alberta), Inter-faculty Associate Dean: Academic Coordination
  • Peter Farrugia, DPhil (Oxford), Associate Professor of History and Society, Culture, and Environment
  • Sue Ferguson, PhD (Toronto), Associate Professor of Journalism
  • Sybil Geldart, PhD (McMaster), Associate Professor of Psychology
  • Rebecca Godderis, PhD (Calgary), Assistant Professor of Health Studies and Society, Culture, and Environment
  • Todd Gordon, PhD (York), Assistant Professor of Society, Culture, and Environment
  • Robert Kristofferson, PhD (York), Associate Professor of History and Society, Culture, and Environment
  • Ginette Lafreniere, PhD (McGill), Associate Professor of Social Work
  • Janet McLaughlin, PhD (Toronto), Assistant Professor of Health Studies
  • Brenda Murphy, PhD (Guelph), Associate Professor of Society, Culture, and Environment
  • Andrew Robinson, PhD (Western), Associate Professor of Human Rights and Human Diversity
  • Katherine Rossiter, PhD (Toronto), Assistant Professor of Health Studies
  • Ellen Russell, PhD (Massachusetts), Assistant Professor of Digital Media Journalism
  • Kenneth Werbin, PhD (Concordia), Associate Professor of Digital Media and Journalism and Society, Culture, and Environment
  • Stacey Wilson-Forsberg, PhD (New Brunswick), Assistant Professor, Human Rights and Human Diversity
Course Offerings
Course # Title Credits
SJ601 Theories of Social Justice and Community Engagement 0.5
SJ602 Data Analysis in Social Justice Research 0.5
SJ603 Engaged Scholarship and Community Capacity Development 0.5
SJ621 Social Justice Community Placement 1.0
SJ630 Social Justice Directed Reading Course 0.5
SJ631 Special Topics in Social and Environmental Justice 0.5
SJ690 Social Justice Research and Professionalization Forum 0.5
SJ695 Major Research Project 1.0