Maria Majerski

Assistant Professor

Office: TBA

Student Hours (Fall 2020)


Honours BA (Brock), MA (University of Toronto), PhD (University of Toronto)

Research/Teaching Interests

  • Social Networks and Community
  • Race and Ethnic Relations
  • International Migration
  • Social Policy
  • Research Methods
  • Population and Society
  • Work, Stratification and Labour Markets

Teaching (2020-21)

  • SOCI 1013X1 Intro to Canadian Society
  • SOCI 2003A1 Introduction to Social Research
  • SOCI 2153X1 Social Inequality
  • SOCI 1013X2 Intro to Canadian Society
  • SOCI 2013A2 Intro Data Analysis

Selected Recent Publications

Majerski, Maria M. (2019) “The Earnings of Immigrant and Native-Born Men in Canada: The Role of Social Networks and Social Capital.” The Sociological Quarterly. 60(2): 314-336.

Erickson, Bonnie H. and Majerski, Maria M. (2018). “Social Capital.” In M. H. Bornstein (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of Lifespan Human Development (pp. 2028-2030). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.