Faculty of Social Science

Meet Our People

Frazer Sundown, student in the First Nations studies program

Frazer Sundown

Student in the First Nations Studies program, artist, musician and musical collaborator, exploring the expansion of traditional music

Rachel Calogero, Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology

Rachel Calogero

Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology, researching the objectification of women and other relevant gender-related issues

Anna Zajacova, Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology

Anna Zajacova

Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology, researching social determinants of health, particularly education and health among adults in the United States

Jamie Voogt, Chair of the Department of Geography

Jamie Voogt

New Chair of the Department of Geography, effective Janaury 2017

Robert Celik, Student in the Department of Geography

Robert Celik

Part of the winning team of the 2016 World’s Challenge Challenge

Aaron Bengall, fist-year Master's student in Western University's Anthropology program

Aaron Bengall

Entrepreneur, artist, author, and Masters student in Anthropology

Michelle Ampadu, fourth-year student in Western University's Honors Economic program

Michelle Ampadu

Fourth-year student in the Honors Economics program, attended the One Young World Summit

Ryan Stevenson, Assistant Professor in Department of Psychology

Ryan Stevenson

Assistant professor in the Department of Psychology, researches how the brain processes sensory information

Craig Boydell, former professor of Sociology

Craig Boydell

Former professor in Sociology, and founding director of ACS program; recently named to the Alumni Sports Hall of Fame in the “Builder” category for his achievements as the Men’s Varsity Basketball coach

Sandra Kagango, MFE Student

Sandra Kagango

Student in Master of Financial Economics program, and winner of a National Bank Women in Financial Markets Scholarship

Craig Logan, MFE Student

Craig Logan

Student in Master of Financial Economics program, and winner of The Montreal Exchange Canadian Derivatives Exchange Scholarship

Mazen El-Baba dedicated to helping Syrian refugees

Mazen El-Baba

El-Baba started a non-profit to de-stigmatize addiction and mental health issues in the Middle East and Africa

Professor of Sociology Anders Holm

Anders Holm

Specialist in quantitative methodology in Sociology joined the Department of Sociology at Western University

Honorary Doctorate recipient Kevin Lynch

Kevin Lynch

Recipient of an honorary doctorate from Western University 

Janice Stein recipient of an honorary doctorate from Western University

Janice Stein

Recipient of an honorary doctorate from Western University

Yue-Man Yeung received an honorary doctorate from Western University

Yue-Man Yeung

Recipient of an honorary doctorate from Western University

Olympic Pole Vaulter Robin Bone

Robin Bone

60th winner of the F.W.P. Jones Trophy

Will Finch

William Finch

77th winner of the Dr. Claude Brown Memorial Trophy

Chantelle Richmond

Chantelle Richmond

2016 Faculty Scholar Award winner

Jessica Grahn

Jessica Grahn

2016 Faculty Scholar Award winner

Amish Taploo

Amish Taploo

World Cup Cricket Player

Ian Lyons

Ian Lyons

Psychology post-doctoral named "Rising Star"

Daniel Ansari

Daniel Ansari

New Fellow of the Association for Psychological Science

Shauna Devine, Major Book Award

Shauna Devine

Tom Watson Brown Book Award

Diana Moreiras, Vanier Scholarship

Diana Moreiras

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

Mayme Lefurgey, Vanier Scholarship

Mayme Lefurgey

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship

Rod Beaujot, Lifetime Contibution Award

Rod Beaujot

2015 Lifetime Contribution Award

Natahnee, Henry Roe Cloud Fellow

Natahnee Nuay Winder

Sixth Henry Roe Cloud Fellow Doctoral Student

Aaron with Queen

Aaron Joshua Pinto

Awarded Queen's Young Leader's Award by Queen Elizabeth II

 Fiona Burnett

Fiona Burnett

Volunteer experience possible with SSSC Award

Laidler

David Laidler

2015 Thomas Guggenheim Prize for the History of Economic Thought

Annya Pucan

Bimadoshka (Annya) Pucan

Determined learners never done studying

Aaron Joshua Pinto

Aaron Joshua Pinto

Queen's Young Leader

Clark Leith

J. Clark Leith

Botswana’s Presidential Order of Meritorious Service

Erin Huner

Erin Huner

CIHR Institute for Aboriginal Peoples' Health Scientific Director's Award

Anton Allahar

Anton Allahar

Caribbean Studies Association Lifetime Achievement Award

Jordan Macpherson picture

Jordan Macpherson

Has two main passions

Ingrid Connidis

Ingrid Connidis

Alexis Walker Award

Taylor Esselment

Taylor Marie Esselment

Canada's Luckiest Student

Karin

Karin Feulgen

Western Award of Excellence

Gordon McBean

Gordon McBean

Canada's Clean 50 Award

Steven Slowka

Steven Slowka

Undergrad Research Internship

Deborah Boswell

Deborah Boswell

Governor General Award

Adrian Owen

Adrian Owen

Hellmuth Prize Winner

Elizabeth Hayden

Elizabeth Hayden

Faculty Scholar Award Winner

Francey Forster

Francey Forster

Sociology student trains service dogs

Jim MacGee

Jim MacGee

2013 Governor's Award

Paul Conway

Paul Conway

Post-doctoral position in Germany

Damar Walker

Damar Walker

Commercial Aviation graduate is living his dream

John Whalley

John Whalley

2012 Killam Prize winner shares thoughts on discovery

Daniel Ansari

Dr. Daniel Ansari

Recipient of "Transforming Education through Neuroscience" Award

<Maria Ferraro

Maria Ferraro

Receives CGA Ontario Professorship in Accounting

Jody Culham

Jody Culham

Culham appointed to new, innovative jounal

Professor Culham joins eLife on its Board of Reviewing Editors.

Jacqueline Rennehohm

Jacqueline Rennebohm

Can you compete with Jacqueline?

Team Canada's blind sprinter has many accomplishments and high performance goals, but is in need of a guide runner.

 

William Avison

William Avison

Avison elected CAHS Fellow

Dr. Avison's (Department of Sociology) election to the CAHS recognizes his international reputation in research ...

 

Agnes Chan

Agnes Chan

Dr. Ivan Smith Award

Agnes Chan is this year's recipient for Alumni Western's highest honour...

 

Julie McMullin

Audra Bowlus

"Think Inequality is Higher in North America than in Europe? Think Again."

 

 

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Maricarmen Vega

Restoring Names to the Disappeared

The process of identifying remains and restoring a...

Rachel

Rachel Bezner Kerr

Food for Thought

Working with farmers to introduce gains and legumes, geography professor Rachel...

Julie

Julie McMullin

McMullin Named to top International Post

Award-winning researcher Julie McMullin has been appointed...