The Faculty of Social Sciences comprises nine departments, schools and institutes, which offer undergraduate, masters and doctoral programs in both English and French. With its 10,000 students, 260 full-time professors, and wide array of programs and research centres, the Faculty of Social Sciences plays a key role at the heart of the University of Ottawa. Its graduate students are supervised by excellent researchers and undertake cutting-edge research in the Faculty's masters and Ph.D. programs.
- Sep. 22: Learning in Governments: Just Wishful Thinking?", Raoul Blindenbacher, Senior Fellow at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva
- Sep. 22: Debate: Should Canadians be compelled to vote in federal elections?, Andrew Coyne, National Post, Don Lenihan, Public Policy Forum
- Sep. 22: Australian Indigenous Women's Voices and White Feminist Engagements, Barbara Baird, Women's Studies, Flinders University, South Australia
- Sep. 23: Equity in the Greenhouse - Fairly Sharing Canada's Climate Change Mitigation Effort Among Provinces and Territories, Christian Holz, Serge Coulombe, Rita Abrahamsen and Jacqueline Best, University of Ottawa
- Sep. 23: Lessons Learned from Failures and Successes of the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Negotiations, Yair Hirschfeld, University of Haifa, Israel