Graduate Orientation Sessions-Sociology
Launching August 26th All new students will have access to GradLife 101, the Graduate Student Life Orientation Program (access through OWL)
September 8 (optional): Center for Teaching and Learning annual TA Day 9am-12pm
September 9 (Sociology, required):
10:00-11:00 new MAs and PhD, Sociology orientation
11:30-12:30 PhD only (following break from 11:00-11:30)
September 10 (Sociology, required) MAs Department orientation: courses etc.
Group 1: 1:00-1:45; 1:45 student greeter joins
Group 2: 2:00-2:45; 2:45 student greeter joins
Group 3: 3:00-3:45; 3:45 students greeter joins
September 10 (required):
11:00am-12:30pm Graduate Student Life Welcome Event (a 90 minute Zoom Welcome event with student service providers and leaders from Student Experience, SGPS and SOGS. Tuesday, September 10, 11:00am)
September 10-13 (optional): CTL Teaching Assistant Training
September 11 (Sociology):
Morning, TBD Departmental assembly, new student and faculty introductions
1:30 – 3:30 TA Training for TAs in Soc1020 and Soc1021 (Profs Schaffer and Barr)
September 14 (Sociology) Graduate classes begin
September 16, 1:30-2:30 AND September 17, 10:30 to 11:30 (Sociology, optional)
Faculty zoom open house drop in. Drop in and meet individual faculty members.
Our MA and PhD programs center on independent research projects guided by supportive supervisors to develop transferable skills that will help you compete successfully in the academic job market or other sectors of the labour market. We are very excited that you are a part of our community.
RESEARCH, SCHOLARSHIP AND AWARD OPPORTUNITIES