Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research


Saint Mary’s University is an excellent place to pursue graduate studies. Choose from 27 diverse graduate programs (PhD, Masters, Diploma), offered within a collegial and stimulating intellectual community.

The Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (FGSR) oversees Saint Mary’s graduate programs and supports the university’s research endeavours. The Faculty offers a wealth of information and resources on graduate studies and research activities within the university.

News and Events

CIHR Information Session for Students on Award in Health Research
September 9, 2019 - 12:00pm - Webinar, please register at the link above (event password: CIHR)

(everyone welcome):

Hannah Ehler - MSc Astronomy
TITLE: Investigating X-ray variability of AGN through spectral and temporal analyses: Mrk 530 & Mrk 335
August 16, 2019 - 10:30 AM - Atrium 305

Andrea Boucher – MA Criminology
TITLE:  A Gender-Based Analysis of the Good Lives Model's Primary Goods: Exploring Women's Reintegrative Experience
August 19, 2019 - 2:00 PM – Loyola 281

Roisin Walls - Master of Applied Health Services Research
TITLE: An Exploration of the Barriers Overcame by Undergraduate Students to Access Mental Health Services
August 20, 2019 - 11:00 AM - Loyola 171

Garland Xie – MSc Applied Science
TITLE:  Root traits influence stormwater performance in a green roof microcosm
August 22, 2019 - 1:30 PM – Science 221

Tyler Spencer – MA Criminology
TITLE:  Criminal-Private-Sector-Corruption: Mafia Involvement as Brokers and Patrons in Construction Contracts in Montreal
August 23, 2019 - 1:00 PM - Atrium 216

Mary (Mimi) O'Handley – MA Criminology
TITLE:  Green Criminology and the Corporate Extraction of Water in Canada
August 26, 2019 - 1:00 PM - Atrium 216

Samantha Penney - PhD I/O Psychology
TITLE: Fostering a Psychologically Healthy Workplace through Leadership
August 26, 2019 - 1:00 PM - Loyola 274

Amanda Griffin - MSc Applied Science
TITLE: Differential colonization by ecto-, arbuscular and ericoid mycorrhizal fungi in forested wetland plants
August 26, 2019 - 2:00 PM - Science 310

Caterina Bettin – PhD Business Administration
TITLE:  The Amodern Self: Towards an Aesthetic Approach to Subjectivity in Organizations
August 30, 2019 - 10:00 AM - Atrium 216

Ashley Buckle - Master of Applied Health Services Research
TITLE: A Qualitative Approach to Nursing Staff Shortages in Nova Scotia's Rural Emergency Departments
August 30, 2019 - 1:30 PM - Loyola 281



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