[Facts about the Federation
and its membership]
Message from Dr.
Patricia Clements, President of the Federation
to the HSSFC web site! The HSSFC proudly represents more than 24,000 researchers
in 66 learned societies and 69 universities and colleges across Canada.
We support the work of more than 50% of the faculty members in Canadian
universities through the following activities and programs:
The ongoing promotion
and defense of social sciences and humanities research.
The annual Congress
of the Social Sciences and Humanities bringing together over 100
learned associations and more than 5,000 scholars from Canada and the international
community. It features interdisciplinary symposia, cultural events, public
discussion and attracts major media coverage.
to Scholarly Publications Programme (ASPP) promoting the dissemination
of Canadian research through its support of the publication of 145 books
a year, each one approved by a rigorous peer review process.
The annual Book
Fair, held in conjunction with the annual Congress, attracting
over 150 scholarly presses from Canada, the United States and abroad, with
continuous programming of launches, awards, readings and talks.
If you don't find the
information you need here, please let us know!
The electronic newsletter
community listservs and regular business meetings making the HSSFC a communications
hub for humanists and social scientists in Canada.
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