Faculty

Carmen Nielson

Carmen Nielson

Education:
BA University of Calgary
MA Queen’s University
PhD Queen’s University

Office: EA 3131
Phone: 403.440.8864
Email: cnielson@mtroyal.ca

Main areas of scholarly interest and/or expertise:
Canadian History; Canadian Women’s and Family History; Canadian Political Culture

Main areas of instruction at MRU:
CNST 1131/HIST A326: Introduction to Canadian Studies
HIST A426: Contemporary Canada
HIST 1131: An Introduction to History: Canada, Origins to 1867

Current research interests:
Dr. Nielson’s current project, A “Much-Fathered” Nation: Gender, Race and Confederation in Canada, 1864-1999, re-examines Confederation-era politics from a post-colonial perspective.