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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Comprehensive Portfolio Presentation

Student: Rajean Willis

Supervisor: Dr. Susan Brigham

Time & Date: Friday, February 5th at 2pm AST



Dissertation Proposal & Dissertation Defense

Student: Kelly O’Neil

Supervisor: Dr. Carole Roy

Time & Date: Friday, February 12, 2021 at 10:30 am AST


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