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

There are currently no comprehensive portfolio presentations scheduled.

Dissertation Defense

Doctoral Candidate, Cynthia Bruce will defend her dissertation entitled, Precarious Possibilities: Disability, Self-Advocacy, and University Learning.

Date: Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Location: Acadia University, KC Irving Seminar Room

Supervisor: Dr. M. Lynn Aylward (Acadia)

Committee Member: Dr. Cornelia Schneider (MSVU)

Committee Member: Dr. Mary Jane Harkins (MSVU)

External Examiner: Dr. Tanya Titchkosky (OISE)

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