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PhD Comprehensive Examinations

PhD Comprehensive Examination Area

Notes:

  1. Ph.D. candidates will be required to take two comprehensive area examinations.
  2. Supervisors may not chair a comprehensive examination.
  3. The examining committees will ensure that there is no extensive overlap in the examination of each student.
  4. All comprehensive examinations require THREE members chosen from the appropriate area committee.
  5. Further regulations may be found in the Department Handbook.

Click on examination name for the reading list.

Comprehensive Area Chair Committee

Gender and Sexuality

Question Bank

Fetner²

Campbell, Glavin, Heath, White, Young

Political Sociology and Social Movements

Question Bank

Fetner²

Heath, Hooks, Levitt, McLaughlin, Satzewich, Storey

Race and Ethnicity

Question Bank

Satzewich

Denis³, Heath, Kaida, Levitt, McLaughlin, Robson, Shaffir

Social Inequality

Question Bank

Heath

Campbell, Chong, Denis³, Fetner², Glavin, Hooks, Kaida, Robson, Satzewich, Storey, White, Young

Social Psychology

Question Bank

Denis³

Campbell, Gillett, Glavin, McLaughlin, Pawluch, Shaffir, Young

Sociology of Work and Occupations

Question Bank

Glavin

Kaida, Glavin, McLaughlin, Young

Index

Index

   
1 On Research Leave, Term I (Fall); may be unavailable to serve on comprehensive examining committees
2 On Research Leave, Term II (Winter); may be unavailable to serve on comprehensive examining committees
3

On Research Leave, 2017-2018; may be unavailable to serve on comprehensive examining committees