Paul Stortz

Associate Professor
Department of Communication, Media, and Film
University of Calgary
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2N 1N4

Current Positions
  • Associate Professor, Department of Communication, Media, and Film, University of Calgary
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Education, Leadership, Policy, and Governance, Werklund School of Education, University of Calgary
  • PhD, University of Toronto
    (history of Canadian higher education and the professoriate)
  • MA, University of British Columbia
    (history of rural education in Canada)
  • BA (hons.) York University
    (Canadian history)
  • BA, Lakehead University
    (British history)
Research Interests
  • Cultural, Social, Political, and Intellectual History and Theory of Education and Universities
  • History of Ethnicity, Race, and Gender in Higher Education
  • Visual Images and Media in Historical Cultures
  • Canadian Immigration
  • History of Refugee Academic Émigré’s and Researchers in Canada
  • History of Editing and Publishing Cultures
  • Rural and Community History
Areas of specialization
  • Canada
  • History of Education; postcolonial educational theory
  • Diversity, Ethnicity, Race, Immigration, and Multiculturalism
  • Cultural Theory and Theories of History
  • Social and Cultural History
  • Historiography and Interpretive Historical Methodologies
  • Interdisciplinary Studies, Knowledge Construction, and Theory

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