Master of Arts in History Program

Faculty of Humanities

Master of Arts in History Program


Steven J. Lee

Class of 2012

Brock graduate who currently works at the Peel Art Gallery Museum and Archive in Brampton and teaches at Oxford Learning Company.

“The history MA program is not easy, and requires a great deal of dedication and hard work, but the rewards and rich experience make it all worthwhile in the end.”


Haley Gienow-McConnell

Class of 2011

A Brock Alumnus who is pursuing her PhD in History, at York University, and has been awarded with a SSHRC scholarship.

“faculty are: supportive, encouraging, collegial, open-minded, innovative, diverse, ambitious, and most importantly, flexible and available.”


Venetia Boehmer-Plotz

Class of 2011

Graduated from Brock, she went on to pursue a Law degree at McGill. She was recently a summer law student at Bennett Jones LLP in Calgary, Alberta and will be articling with Bennett Jones LLP in 2014.

“The experience I gained balancing graduate course work, independent research, and community involvement has prepared me for both academic and professional success in law school.


Current Graduate Students

Nicholas Timmers

"Brock University's Master of Arts History program is a great program.  I do like that it exposes you to numerous areas of history and it introduces new historical strategies. I am eager to go through the steps of writing my Master's Research Paper, and the steps of a professional historian."