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Dr. Thomas Dunk

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Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences

Brock University
500 Glenridge Avenue
St. Catharines, Ontario L2S 3A1
Canada

Company Description: Brock University is committed to a positive action policy aimed at reducing gender imbalance in faculty; qualified women and men candidates are especially...   more
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • BA ( Honours , Anthropology
    University of Alberta
  • Dean's Honour List PhD graduate , Anthropology
    McGill University
  • BA ( Honours ) , Anthropology
    University of Alberta
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Thomas Dunk, PhD (SABBATICAL ...
www.brocku.ca, 12 Jan 2014 [cached]
Thomas Dunk, PhD (SABBATICAL July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2014)
Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences Office: Scotiabank Hall 323 Phone: (905) 688-5550 ext. 3425 Email: tdunk@brocku.ca
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Thomas Dunk is currently Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Professor of Scoiology. In recent years, his teaching has focused on social theory (both classical and contemporary), economic sociology and anthropology, environmentalism, and masculinity. His research interests include masculinity in working-class culture and history, regional development and economic restructuring and environmental controversies. His current research is concerned with the relationships between economic restructuring and environmental conflicts in Canada and France, especially those related to hunting and carnivore protection, and the politics of gender, region and national identities. He is also working on a project with colleagues in Canada and Norway in the era of the knowledge-based, new economy.
ANTHROPOLOGICA
www.anthropologica.ca, 19 Mar 2008 [cached]
Thomas DunkDepartment of Sociology
Lakehead University: Annual Report 2006-2007
annualreport.lakeheadu.ca, 21 Sept 2013 [cached]
Dr. Thomas Dunk Dean of Social Sciences and Humanities
Thomas Dunk appointed Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
www.agora.lakeheadu.ca, 12 June 2013 [cached]
Thomas Dunk appointed Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
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Thomas Dunk appointed Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
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Dr. Thomas Dunk
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Dr. Thomas Dunk Following an extensive search, Dr. Thomas Dunk was recently appointed Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, effective May 1, 2007. Dr. Dunk has been a member of the Lakehead University faculty since 1989, serving as Chair of the Department of Sociology between 1998 and 2006.
Tom Dunk is excited about the opportunity to be involved in University business at another level.
He thinks the most significant challenge facing the Faculty is to make sure the topics and issues dealt with by the disciplines and programs in the Social Sciences and Humanities are seen as being "central to the contemporary world" by the rest of the University and the broader community.
"The causes of most of the problems in the world are social, cultural, political, and economic in nature," says Dunk. "And the bulk of what concerns people in their everyday lives is also social, cultural, political, and economic. Unfortunately, there are many powerful forces in the world today that want to ignore this basic reality. So getting this message out in every way we can is our core challenge."
A dedicated teacher, Tom Dunk has taught Sociology courses cross-listed with Anthropology, Environmental Studies, and Northern Studies. An active researcher, his research has focused on the study of Northwestern Ontario's regional culture, society, and economy, and in 2006, he was recognized with a Lakehead University Distinguished Researcher Award. A busy administrator, he has served on Senate Committees, Strategic Planning task forces, and the Board of Governors.
Dunk obtained a BA (Honours) in Anthropology from the University of Alberta in 1980, an MA in Anthropology from McGill University in 1983, and was a Dean's Honour List PhD graduate in Anthropology at McGill University in 1989. Prior to coming to Lakehead, Dr. Dunk held a Post-Doctoral Fellowship with the Department of Anthropology at McMaster University. Dr. Dunk has served on the Ontario Council of Graduate Studies, Appraisal Committee Four, and was the Chair of the SSHRC National Adjudication Committee (Anthropology) for the 2000-2001 Standard Research Grants Competition. He has been a consulting editor for the Canadian Review of Sociology and Anthropology.
Sociology Expert Takes the Helm of Lakehead University’s Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities - Lakehead News
communications.lakeheadu.ca, 23 April 2007 [cached]
(Thunder Bay, Ontario - April 23, 2007) Lakehead University is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Thomas Dunk to the position of Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, effective May 1, 2007. Dr. Dunk has been a faculty member at Lakehead University since 1989, serving as Chair of the Department of Sociology between 1998 and 2006.
Dr. Tom Dunk Dr. Dunk is a dedicated teacher who has taught Sociology courses cross-listed with Anthropology, Environmental Studies, and Northern Studies. An active researcher, he has conducted research focusing on the study of Northwestern Ontario's regional culture, society, and economy, and in 2006 he was recognized with a University Distinguished Researcher Award. He has served on Senate Committees, Strategic Planning task forces, and the Board of Governors at Lakehead University.
Dr. Dunk obtained a B.A. (honours) in Anthropology from the University of Alberta in 1980, an M.A. in Anthropology from McGill University in 1983, and was a Dean's Honour List Ph.D. graduate in Anthropology at McGill University in 1989. Prior to coming to Lakehead, Dr. Dunk held a Post-Doctoral Fellowship with the Department of Anthropology at McMaster University.
Dr. Dunk has been an appraisal committee member for the Ontario Council of Graduate Studies and an adjudication committee member and chair for SSHRC. He has also been a consulting editor for the Canadian Review of Sociology and Anthropology.
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Dunk has had a distinguished teaching and research career, and he is a teacher who is much loved by his students.
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