Nova Scotia Inter-University Doctoral Program in Educational Studies

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A uniquely Nova Scotian program offering exciting opportunities for PhD studies with Atlantic Canada's finest educational scholars and researchers.

Nova Scotia universities have joined together to offer a world-class doctoral program that draws upon the collective resources of a renowned scholarly community.

The Nova Scotia PhD Program in Educational Studies helps talented scholars develop rich knowledge and advanced research skills so important in today's rapidly changing world.

This innovative and state-of-the-art program includes:

Graduates of the program are ideally placed to play leadership roles in a range of academic and professional organizations.


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Comprehensive Portfolio Presentation

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Dissertation Defense

Doctoral Candidate, Rola AbiHanna will present her dissertation proposal entitled, The Unfolding of Souls: Schooling Experiences of Newcomer Refugee Families in Nova Scotia

Date: Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Mount Saint Vincent University, Seton 403

Supervisor: Dr. M. Lynn Aylward (Acadia)

Committee Member: Dr. Susie Brigham (MSVU)

Committee Member: Dr. Joanne Tompkins (StFX)

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