Faculty of Human & Social Development

Melina Laboucan with Jane Fonda

Power to the people

Indigenous Governance MA grad Melina Laboucan galvanized her community through the installation of a solar energy project. Photographed with supporter Jane Fonda in Toronto, August 2015.

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Bernie Pauly, Trevor Hancock, and Marjorie Macdonald will awards

Three faculty win Public Health Association awards

We started 2017 with great news about three long-serving HSD faculty members winning awards for their amazing work in the public health sector. Congratulations to Bernie Pauly, Trevor Hancock, and Marjorie MacDonald.

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Simulation centre marks first year of operation

Our schools and centres

HSD works in partnership with a number of organizations on and off campus. Here, nursing students work through an exercise at the Centre for Interprofessional Clinical and Simlation Learning at the Royal Jubilee Hospital, now officially one year old. Nursing students are the primary user of this high-tech training facility.

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Jin-Sun Yoon

National award winner

Jin-Sun Yoon, Child and Youth Care teaching professor, is one of 12 recipients to receive the national 2015 3M Award. 

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Learning to transform ourselves, our world

In the language of the Lekwungen People on whose land our university stands, Numekwa. Welcome to the Faculty of Human and Social Development. If you are a student, alumnus, donor, or community partner, you are part of us because you seek learning and community that can change our world. If you are discovering our work, we hope you will join us. - Dean Tricia Marck