Mark your calendars for the 85th annual Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences, hosted by the University of Calgary.
Join Mitacs at the largest gathering of academics, researchers, policy-makers, and practitioners across disciplines to build partnerships and shape the future of social sciences and the humanities.
How are social sciences and humanities students partnering with organizations to do research in their communities?
Join us at the Congress 2016 Career Corner in Calgary to learn about funded research collaborations between academia and local partners. This session will discuss eligibility criteria, timing, potential research connections, success rates for applications, and practical ways to find partners with Mitacs.
Join us at a Congress 2016 event to explore the professor as social innovator – evolving roles on campus and in communities.
Hosted by Mitacs, this panel session will convene leading Canadian academics to discuss how the professor’s role has changed over the past two decades; whether universities, governments, and others are supporting professors in their changing role; and the skills and resources needed to promote social innovation.