Ninth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences

  • 11–13 June 2014
  • University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

At A Glance

3

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

400+

Delegates from all over the world who attended the Ninth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences.

48

Countries represented.

Plenary Speakers

The Ninth International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences featured plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

​Hillel Goelman

​Hillel Goelman

Professor, Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, University of British Columbia, Canada

"Interdisciplinarity as the Heartbeat of the University"

​Rick Szostak

​Rick Szostak

Professor, Department of Economics, University of Alberta, Canada

"Strategies for Interdisciplinary Research"

​Jesus Flores Vivar – Spanish Language Plenary

​Jesus Flores Vivar – Spanish Language Plenary

Professor, Cyber Journalism and Multimedia, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

"Investigación Aplicada Mediante el Uso de las TIC en el Periodismo y las Ciencias Sociales"

Graduate Scholar Awardees

For each conference, a small number of Graduate Scholar Awards are given to outstanding graduate students who have an active academic interest in the conference area. The Award with its accompanying responsibilities provides a strong professional development opportunity for graduate students at this stage in their academic careers. The 2014 Graduate Scholar Awardees are listed below.

Silvia Agreda

Silvia Agreda

Pontifical Catholic University, Peru

Emily Anderson

Emily Anderson

University of British Columbia, Canada

Rhian Beutler

Rhian Beutler

Rutgers University, USA

Savannah N. Carroll

Savannah N. Carroll

University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA

Ranjan Kumar Datta

Ranjan Kumar Datta

University of Saskatchewan, Canada

Anne E. Fehrenbacher

Anne E. Fehrenbacher

University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Garrity Hill

Garrity Hill

Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia

Máximo Jaramillo

Máximo Jaramillo

University of Guadalajara, Mexico

Tuulia Law

Tuulia Law

University of Ottawa, Canada

Eun Kyung Lee

Eun Kyung Lee

Adelphi University, USA

Jennifer Ch. Müller

Jennifer Ch. Müller

Justus-Liebig University Giessen, Germany

Essya M. Nabbali

Essya M. Nabbali

Simon Fraser University, Canada

Andrew Pratt

Andrew Pratt

University of Findlay, USA

Janelle Simmons

Janelle Simmons

Liberty University, USA

Shritha Vasudevan

Shritha Vasudevan

University of Louisville, USA

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Sarah Beth Weinberg

Sarah Beth Weinberg

Emerson College, USA

Elizabeth Wilcox

Elizabeth Wilcox

University of British Columbia, Canada

Kate Willyard

Kate Willyard

Texas A&M University, USA

Jia Yu

Jia Yu

Suffolk University, USA