Graduate Program

Dr. Jianye Liu is the Sociology Graduate Studies Coordinator. 
 
If you have any questions please email him at jliu8@lakeheadu.ca or call 
(807) 343-8215. 


Normally, undergraduate students may not enrol in graduate (5000 level) courses. Under special circumstances, students in the fourth year of the Sociology Honours program may be permitted to take one graduate course with the written permission of the instructor.
 

Sociology Graduate Programs Information

Chair of the Department of SociologyA. Puddephatt
  
MA (SOCIOLOGY) 
Graduate Co-ordinatorJ. Liu
Core: Master's Thesis Supervisory 
 J. Jarman (Sociology/Interdisciplinary Studies)
 J. Liu (Sociology)
 R. McVeigh (Sociology/Interdisciplinary Studies)
 D. Mišina (Sociology)
 R.W. Nelsen (Sociology Emeritus)
 D.A. Nock (Sociology Emeritus),
 B. Parker (Sociology)
 A. Puddephatt (Sociology)
 C. Sanders (Sociology)
 C. Southcott (Sociology)
 P. Wakewich (Sociology/ Women's Studies, Emeritus)
 K. Willison (Sociology/Interdisciplinary Studies)

Normally, undergraduate students may not enrol in graduate (5000 level) courses. Under special circumstances, students in the fourth year of the Sociology Honours program may be permitted to take one graduate course with the written permission of the instructor.

The following Master of Arts in Sociology programs are offered:
Each program is marked with a TB, O or W designation to distinguish where each program is available.
(TB = Thunder Bay campus, O = Orillia campus, W = online)

Master of Arts in Sociology (Research Paper Program) TB
Master of Arts in Sociology (Thesis Program) TB
Master of Arts in Sociology (Specialization in Gerontology) (Research Paper Program) TB
Master of Arts in Sociology (Specialization in Gerontology) (Thesis Program) TB
Master of Arts in Sociology (Specialization in Women's Studies) (Research Paper Program) TB
Master of Arts in Sociology (Specialization in Women's Studies) (Thesis Program) TB
Master of Arts in Sociology with Graduate Diploma in Health Services and Policy Research (Thesis) TB
Master of Arts in Sociology with Graduate Diploma in Health Services and Policy Research (Paper) TB
Master of Arts in Sociology (Specialization in Gerontology)/Graduate Diploma in Health Services and Policy Research (Thesis) TB
Master of Arts in Sociology (Specialization in Gerontology)/Graduate Diploma in Health Services and Policy Research (Paper) TB
Master of Arts in Sociology (Specialization in Social Justice Studies) (Research Paper Program) TB
Master of Arts in Sociology (Specialization in Social Justice Studies) (Thesis Program) TB
Master of Arts in Sociology (Specialization in Women's Studies)/Graduate Diploma in Health Services and Policy Research (Thesis) TB
Master of Arts in Sociology (Specialization in Women's Studies)/Graduate Diploma in Health Services and Policy Research (Paper) TB