University of Alberta - Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research

Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research
Killam Centre for Advanced Studies, 2-29 Triffo Hall
Edmonton, AB
Canada T6G 2E1

Human Ecology

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Degree: Doctorate
Field of Study: Ecology, Evolution, Systematics and Population Biology, Other
Description The University of Alberta is the only university in Canada offering a PhD in Human Ecology. It has a long and proud history as an academic discipline and remains tremendously relevant for today's multiple challenges in our daily lives. The PhD in Human Ecology is a research degree taking a multi-disciplinary approach to studying the interrelationships among people and their near environments with specific research foci in the following four areas: Aging; Children, Youth and Families; Material Culture; and Textile and Apparel Science.
Website: Human Ecology at University of Alberta - Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research
Areas of Research: Aging; Children, Youth and Families; Textile and Apparel Science; Material Culture.
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 75
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
Transcripts are also required.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 18, 2015