Recent SSHRC Fellowship Recipients

2015/16

PhD:

  • John Leroux (MA - Concordia, 2002): "Maritime Modernism: a forgotten foundation" (working title)
  • Adam Nadeau (MA - Brock, 2012): "Chief Justice William Smith (1728-93) and Loyalist Constitutional Thought in the Age of Revolutions"

MA:

  • Cody Hamilton
  • Christine Hicks

2014/15

PhD:

  • Keith Grant (MA - Regent College, 2007): "Reading the Evangelical Atlantic: Communication Networks and Religious Culture in Cornwallis Township, Nova Scotia, 1770-1850"

MA:

  • Conor Falvey
  • Alanna James

2013/14

MA:

  • Alyssa Allen Gerwing

2012/13

PhD:

  • Teresa Devor (MA - University of New Brunswick, 2012): "Living Weather" in Atlantic Canada: Making Local Climate Knowledge, 1780-1920"

MA:

  • Alexander Fitzgerald-Black

2011/12

PhD:

  • Gordon Brent Clowater (MA - University of New Brunswick, 2007): "Happy Ever After in America: The Politics of Self-Realization in Marriage, 1948-1980"
  • Jason Hall (MA - York University, 2004): "River of Three Peoples: An Environmental and Cultural History of the Wəlastəkw/St. John River, c. 1550-1850"
  • Scott Matheson (MA - St. Francis Xavier University, 2009): "Standing Behind Those Who Fight: Maritime Families during the First World War"

MA:

  • John Curtis Doyle
  • Kelly Flinn

2010/11

MA:

  • Erin Spinney
  • Lachlan MacKinnon
  • Michael Blanchard
  • Teresa Devor
  • Christopher Kretzschmar
  • Vanessa Morrison

2009/10

PhD:

  • Bonnie Morgan (MA - Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1996): "Conceiving Christianity: Anglican Women and Lilved Religion in Mid-20th Century Conception Bay, Newfoundland"

MA:

  • Katrina Ackerman
  • James Horncastle

2008/2009

MA:

  • Christy Clarke
  • Ashley Harding
  • Iaian O'Shea
  • Thomas Wendelboe

2007/2008

MA:

  • Shawn McCarthy

2006/2007

  • Don Nerbas - (MA - University of New Brunswick, 2006): "A Comparative Analysis of the Bourgeoisie of Saint John, New Brunswick and Winnipeg, Manitoba, 1896-1929." CGS Fellowship

MA:

  • Patrick Webber

2004/2005

PhD:

  • Ben Isitt - (MA - University of Victoria, 2003): "Working-Class Agency and the New Left: The Case of Political change in British Columbia."  CGS Fellowship
  • Janet Mullin - (MA - UNB): "Private Passion, Public Order: Gaming, gender and the middle class in eighteenth-century England."  CGS Fellowship
  • Heather Steele (MA - UNB, 2004), PhD taken up at York University: "Immigrant children in the Canadian education system, 1945-1971."  CGS Fellowship
  • Tammy Moore (MA - UNB, 2002): "Whereas Unhappy Differences Have Arisen: Deeds of Separation in England, c. 1650-1900."

MA:

  • Don Nerbas (BA - Univ. of Winnipeg) - "The Development of the Business Elite in Saint John, N.B."
  • Steve MacPherson - (BA - STU): "After the Boss: A Small Town's Quest for Empowerment, Marysville, N.B., 1914-1954."
  • Myles Beaupre - (BA - Lakehead Univ., 2003): "Antimasonry Ideology in the 1820s and 1830s"
  • Jennifer Taylor - (BA - UNB, 2003) "Modernity Versus Tradition: The Nazi Struggle for the Hearts and Minds of Berliners"

2003/2004

PhD:

  • Karen Casselman (MA -- Saint Mary's University, 1999): "Toward a Conceptual Model of Natural Dyeing in Britain c 1700-1900."
  • Edward Michalik (MA -- Dalhousie University, 1998): "Cape Breton's Ethnic History, 1893-1967."
  • Kirk Niergarth (MA -- Memorial University of Newfoundland, 2001): "The Radical Reimagination of Canada, 1934-1948."
  • James Wood (MA -- UNB, 2003): "The Canadian Army and the First Special Service Forces, 1942-1944" (Pursuing his PhD elsewhere).
  • Matthew Baglole (MA -- UNB, 2003): "From Bill to Charter: Identity Group Formation in Atlantic Canada, 1960-1982" (Recommended, but not funded).

MA:

  • Sherry Little (BA -- St. Thomas Univ., 2003): '"I Think I Will Go" A Case Study in Atlantic Canadian Outmigration Based on the Diary of Ann Eliza Rogers, 1852-1867'
  • Heather Steel (BA -- Univ. of Lethbridge, 2003): "Immigration to New Brunswick, 1945-1971: A Study of Provincial Policy."
  • Sharon Weaver (BA -- UNB): "Coming from Away: The Back to the Land Movement in Cape Breton in the 1970s"

2002/2003

  • Janis Thiessen (MA -- Universities of Winnipeg and Manitoba, 1997): "Immigrant Mennonite Factory Workers in Manitoba, 1945-1995."