Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

About the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Offering programs in Communication and Literary Studies, Humanities and Creativity, and Social and Life Sciences, our holistic approach to education develops your knowledge, creative thinking — and confidence.

  • Faculty with PhDs 35
  • Unique academic disciplines among our faculty 25

Faculty Highlights

Research with Heart

For some, research is an exercise in theory. For others, like Dr. Kirsten Madsen, it is a calling — and a powerful way to create real change in real people and their communities.

2016 Ig Nobel Peace Prize

Nathaniel Barr, a professor of Creativity and Creative Thinking in Sheridan’s Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, has won the 2016 Ig Nobel Peace Prize.

Our Faculty

Sean McNabney: Dean
Stephanie Samboo: Associate Dean
Janet Shuh: Associate Dean

Upcoming Events

ESL Information Sessions

Oakville – Trafalgar Road Campus

1430 Trafalgar Road, Intersection of Trafalgar & Upper Middle

Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m., Room B101b


Brampton – Davis Campus

7899 McLaughlin Road, Intersection of McLaughlin & Steeles

Tuesdays at 1:00 p.m., Room B236b


Mississauga – Hazel McCallion Campus (HMC)

4180 Duke of York Blvd

2nd and 4th Thursday of the month at 3:00 p.m., Room A165

October 24

November 14 & 28

December 12 

No Registration Required