Masters and PhD Scholarships / Public Administration Programs (French Programs Only)

Faculty of Social Sciences
School of Political Studies
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Call for applications: Masters and PhD Scholarships
Metropolitan governance and collaborative spatial planning in Canada's National Capital Region
CONTEXT

As part of a research project entitled "Metropolitan Governance and Collaborative Spatial Planning in Canada's National Capital Region" funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada - SSHRC, the research team is seeking two student fellows to join the team.

RESEARCH TEAM

Principal Investigator and Research Leader

Mario GAUTHIER, Full Professor, Department of Social Sciences, Université du Québec en Outaouais

 

Co-investigators

Guy CHIASSON, Full Professor, Department of Social Sciences, Université du Québec en Outaouais

Anne MÉVELLEC, Full Professor, School of Political Studies, University of Ottawa

 

RESEARCH TOPICS

Urban and metropolitan governance
Urban and metropolitan planning
Canadian metropolitan regions (Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver, Ottawa-Gatineau)
Cross-border metropolitan regions
Major urban and metropolitan projects
Interprovincial connections and sustainable mobility
Public participation in an urban and metropolitan context
Municipal politics

REQUIREMENTS

Have an undergraduate or graduate degree in the social sciences (or be in the process of obtaining one);
Be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada and be committed to pursuing graduate studies in a program at the Université du Québec en Outaouais (UQO) or the University of Ottawa, under the supervision of a professor member of the team;
Interest in writing a master's thesis or doctoral dissertation on one of the research topics;
Very good knowledge of written French and good writing skills;
Fluency in written and spoken English would be an asset;
Ability to work in a team.

ELIGIBLE STUDY PROGRAMMES

Université du Québec en Outaouais

 

Master's degree in social sciences of development, concentration in territorial development

Application for admission before 15 May 2022

https://uqo.ca/dep/sciences-sociales/maitrise-sciences-sociales-du-developpement

 

PhD in Applied Social Sciences

Application for admission before 15 May 2022

https://uqo.ca/dep/sciences-sociales/doctorat-sciences-sociales-appliquees

 

University of Ottawa

 

Master of Public Administration

Application for admission before 15 May 2022

https://catalogue.uottawa.ca/fr/etudes-sup/maitrise-arts-administration-publique/

 

PhD in Public Administration

Application for admission before 15 May 2022

https://catalogue.uottawa.ca/fr/etudes-sup/doctorat-philosophie-administration- publique/

 

VALUE OF THE GRANTS

PhD: $21,000 per year (2 years)
Master's degree: $17,500 per year (2 years)

TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION

Interested candidates should send a letter of intent, a recent transcript and a curriculum vitae by May 2, 2022 to the attention of Mario Gauthier at the following address: [email protected]

 

INFORMATION :

Mario Gauthier

Full Professor

Department of Social Sciences, Université du Québec en Outaouais (UQO) Telephone (819) 595-3900, extension 2320, [email protected]