Laura Quirk

Name Laura Quirk
School School of Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Bachelor of Accounting, Audit and information Technology (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Applied Biotechnology (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Applied Health Information Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Applied Technology - Architecture, Project and Facility Management (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Community and Criminal Justice(Honours)
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Cyber Systems Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Design (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Early Learning Program Development (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Engineering - Building Systems Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Engineering - Electrical Systems Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Engineering - Mechanical Systems Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Engineering - Power Systems Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Environmental Public Health (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Interior Design (Honours)
  • Bachelor of International Business Management (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Public Relations (Honours)
  • Nursing - BScN
Academic and professional designations
  • PhD, History, minors in Archaeology and Gender
  • MA, Anthropology
  • MA, History
  • BA, Archaeology
  • Coordinator for the School of Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Former Chair of the Research Ethics Board
  • Professor for the School of Interdisciplinary Studies
  • College of Review Board
Courses taught

  • CULT71000 - History, Culture and Economic Development of England and France
  • HIST70204 - History of Art I
  • HIST71010 - Local and Family History: Researching Our Past
  • HIST71230 - Canadian History
  • HIST72050 - History of Art II
  • HIST73200 - History of Living Memory
  • LIBS1055 - Concepts in Gender
  • SCIE71010 - Archaeology
  • SOC71500 - Group Dynamics
Areas of expertise & interest
History, Archaeology and Gender 

Industry experience, professional currency activities Presented papers at various archaeological and historical conferences and speaking engagements (Society for American Archaeology)
Major research projects, scholarly activities, and/or publications
  • The Thompsons' Town: Family, Industry, and Material Culture in Indiana, Ontario, 1830 - 1900 (Dissertation)
  • The Bridgeport Site: Small-Scale Manufacturing in Ontario (Masters)
  • Memory, Space and Power: the Ghosts in their Closets (SAA Conference paper)
  • When is a Man's World not a Man's World: The Bridgeport Site (CNEHA)
Additional information

Previously taught at Wilfrid Laurier University in the Archaeology department.