Dr. Scott Masson

Title & Contact Info

Associate Professor of English

 Email: smasson [at] tyndale.ca
 Phone: 416.226.6620 ext. 6778
 Personal Website
 Department: English

Academic Credentials

PhD, University of Durham, 2001
MA, University of Durham, England, 1995
BA (Hons), Huron College, UWO, 1990

Areas of Specialization

Classical education, hermeneutics, British and European Romanticism, literary theory, cultural apologetics, Christianity and literature, Bible as literature


Dr. Masson has written widely in his areas of research interest in British and European Romanticism, poetics, intellectual history, literary theory, cultural apologetics, education, and hermeneutics.

He is a member of the Upper Mohawk band, and promotes truth and reconciliation as vital aspects of his life calling.

He served for years in urban pastoral ministry in Toronto. He is a regular conference and campus speaker, as well as appearing on television and radio.

He was the founding Board Chairman of Westminster Classical Christian Academy in Toronto, and remains involved in advancing classical education in Canada.

He is a proud husband and father of two.

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Popular Courses

  • Science Fiction and Subcreation
  • Bible as Literature
  • Literary Theory, Classical and Contemporary

Favourite Place on Campus

The chapel - a rare twentieth-century expression of a commitment to God expressed through the beauty of public architecture.

Favourite Place in Toronto

Scarborough Bluffs - an urban paradise.

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