About LA&PS Research

Research in York University's Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies

Research in LA&PS is diverse, progressive and global in scope.  It spans the full breadth of the humanities and social sciences and a wide array of professional programs.  With our collaborative, interdisciplinary approach and international focus, researchers in LA&PS work within and across Faculties — with colleagues in more than 80 countries around the world — to examine and discover, to critique and create.

Our award-winning faculty are visionaries and thought leaders who make a lasting impact in their fields.  Committed to social responsibility, they make a difference in communities near and far, while their cutting-edge research fuels their teaching and brings vibrancy to each class.