Faculty of Arts

Our Arts with Impact

In 2020, what do the Arts mean to students, professors and the contemporary world? Our Arts with Impact website explores this question and highlights the outreach, impact and community efforts of our faculty, alumni and students. Check out SMUArts.ca.


Meet Christopher Webb BA'97, whose story shows how a passion for the Arts can pay dividends when the right education meets the right connections.

Call for student papers

Present your research at the Faculty of Arts Student Conference on March 6, 2020. Submissions must be from students and can take the form of:

  • 15-minute oral presentations;
  • poster, video or website; or
  • roundtable session.

Submit a 500-word abstract detailing your research topic to kirrily.freeman@smu.ca by January 31, 2020.   

New Indigenous Fellowships

The Faculty of Arts seeks applicants for a 12-month Indigenous Postdoctoral Fellowship starting September 1, 2020, and a four-month Indigenous Visiting Fellowship, starting either May 1 or September 1, 2020.

Position descriptions:

In both cases, please submit applications to deanapps@smu.ca. Review of applications began on November 15, 2019.