Dr. Christopher J. Schneider

Associate Professor of Sociology

UBCO Provost's Award for Public Education Through Media (2009-2010 Recipient)

Committing sociology with Rick Mercer (on left)

I have given hundreds of interviews with various media across North America. Selected examples include: 

Print    International and national print media: The New York TimesMaclean's MagazineThe Globe and MailThe National PostCanadian University Guide, University Affairs Magazine, Alive Magazine, The Canadian Press and Reader's Digest Canada

Selected local examples across Canada include: The Toronto Star, The Vancouver Sun, The Province, The Winnipeg Free Press, The Montreal Gazette, The Times Colonist, The Windsor Star, The Calgary Herald, The Star Phoenix, The Edmonton Journal, and The Ottawa Citizen.


Radio  More than two hundred radio interviews. Selected examples include more than two dozen interviews on CKNW AM980 (among the highest rated talk radio stations in Vancouver, BC), more than three dozen interviews on AM1150 (Kelowna, BC), and more than 50 interviews across Canada on CBC Radio One, selected examples include:


National and Provincial Broadcasts

Definitely Not the Opera (rebroadcast on NPR in the United States - listen below), The World This Hour, The World Today, BC Almanac, and Ontario Today


Selected interviews with local CBC stations include: Alberta (Calgary and Edmonton), British Columbia (Kelowna, Prince George, Vancouver and Victoria), New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario (Toronto, Ottawa, Sudbury, and Thunder Bay), Quebec (Quebec City), and Saskatchewan (Regina).


TV      More than four dozen television interviews. Selected examples include:


National Broadcasts

CBC The National, CBC Late Night, CTV National Headline News, CTV Canada AM, Global National Television News, Sun News TV


Provincial and Local Broadcasts

Global News, BC1 AMBC, CBC TV, CTV News (all Vancouver, BC), and CHBC (Kelowna, BC)