Nova Scotia Inter-University Doctoral Program in Educational Studies

Scholarship that makes a difference

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

Three 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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PhD Application Package

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Comprehensive Portfolio Presentation

Student: Jasmin Stoffer

Supervisor: Dr. Chris Gilham

Time & Date: November 14th at 9am



Student: Dan D’entremont

Supervisor: Dr. Michael Corbett

Time & Date: November 21st at 10am



Student: Danielle Root

Supervisor: Dr. Mary Jane Harkins

Time & Date: November 22 at 1pm



Student: Liad Neem

Supervisor: Dr. Mary Jane Harkins

Time & Date: December 7th at 1pm


Dissertation Proposal & Dissertation Defense

Student: Allyson MacDonald

Supervisor: Dr. Ann Vibert

Time & Date: November 23rd at 9:30am AST


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