Faculty of Social Science
  • Professor Emeritus Ron Wonnacott received Order of Canada


Professor of Sociology Anders Holm

Anders Holm

Holm, a specialist in quantitative methodology in Sociology joined the Department of Sociology at Western University

Honorary Doctorate recipient Kevin Lynch

Kevin Lynch

Lynch, former Clerk of the Privy Council, Canada’s most senior civil servant, received of an honorary doctorate from Western University. 

Dr. Janice Stein, Honorary Doctorate recipient

Janice Stein

Stein is a world-renowned political scientist and recipient of an honorary doctorate from Western University. 


  • MOS announces new research clusters

    The Department of Management and Organizational Studies has organized its faculty into two new research clusters to build on their award winning research and provide guidance for further growth.

  • Helping refugees find the information they need

    Victoria Esses, Professor in the Department of Psychology at Western University, and three co-investigators have received a SSHRC-Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) grant to research refugee information needs and how refugees receive and use information.

  • Western doctoral student makes mummified mice to better understand ancient diseases

    Jennifer Willoughby, a doctoral student in bioarchaeology at Western University studies cancer in mummified remains. To help her better identify what a mummified tumor looks like, Willoughby created her own mummies.

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