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Todd Alway

Assistant Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative Politics Critical International Relations Global Political Economy Globalization International Relations

J. Marshall Beier

Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Child Welfare Critical International Relations Gender & Politics Globalization International Relations Political Sociology Politics of Representation Youth

Karen Bird

Chair of the Department of Political Science | Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative Politics Gender and Ethnic Relations Gender & Politics Politics of Representation Public Policy

Katherine Boothe

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Canadian Politics Comparative Politics Patient involvement in healthcare Public Policy Social & Health Policy

Michelle L. Dion

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative Politics Gender & Politics Globalization Public Policy Social & Health Policy

Greg Flynn

Assistant Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Canadian Politics Comparative Politics

Catherine Frost

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Area(s) of Interest:  Communications Globalization Nationalism Political Theory Politics and History Politics of Representation Time/temporalities Violence

Nibaldo Galleguillos

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Associate Members
School of Labour Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative Politics Globalization International Relations

Peter Graefe

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Associate Members
School of Labour Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Canadian Politics Politics of Representation Public Policy Social & Health Policy

Ahmed Shafiqul Huque

Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Climate, Water & Sustainability Policy Public Policy

James Ingram

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Area(s) of Interest:  Critical International Relations Globalization Political Theory Postcolonial Theory

Inder S Marwah

Assistant Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Area(s) of Interest:  Critical International Relations Globalization Political Theory Politics of Representation

Stephen McBride

Professor | Canada Research Chair in Public Policy and Globalization

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Associate Members
School of Labour Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Canadian Politics Global Political Economy Globalization International Relations Labour Issues Public Policy Social & Health Policy

Peter Nyers

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Area(s) of Interest:  Critical International Relations Globalization International Relations Politics of Representation

Robert O'Brien

Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Associate Members
School of Labour Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Climate, Water & Sustainability Critical International Relations Economic History Global Political Economy Globalization Globalization & Transnationalism International Economics International Labour Standards International Relations Labour Labour activism beyond the workplace Labour Issues Movements Political Economy Political Sociology and Social Movements Political Theory Politics Politics and History Postcolonial Theory Public Policy Resource and Environmental Economics Social Justice Social Movements Social Policy Transantionalism and Globalization

Tony Porter

Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Associate Members
School of Labour Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Climate, Water & Sustainability Critical International Relations Global Political Economy Globalization International Relations

Alina Sajed

Associate Professor (on research leave July 2018 - July 2019)

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Area(s) of Interest:  Critical International Relations Decolonization Globalization Globalization & Transnationalism International Relations Postcolonial Theory Race and Gender Violence and Ethnography of Nation-State Violence

Netina Tan

Associate Professor (on research leave)

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative Politics Gender & Politics Marginalized Groups Politics of Representation Qualitative Methods Race and Gender Social Inequalities Violence

Lana Wylie

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative Politics Critical International Relations Gender & Politics Globalization International Relations Politics of Representation

Contract and Sessional Faculty

Aslan Amani

Contract and Sessional Faculty

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Joshua Bazuin

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Geoffrey Cameron

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Riva E. Gewarges

PhD Student | Teaching Assistant

Contract and Sessional Faculty, Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Critical International Relations Critical Race Theory Decolonization Gender & Politics Indigenous Indigenous Knowledge International Relations Marginalized Groups Nationalism Political Theory Postcolonial Theory Race and Ethnicity

J. A. Sandy Irvine

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Dave Levac

Public Leadership for Change Distinguished Visiting Professor

Contract and Sessional Faculty, Distinguished Visiting Professor
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Provincial Politics and Government Public Leadership Public Policy

Liam Midzain-Gobin

PhD Candidate

Contract and Sessional Faculty, Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Aboriginal Community Based Research Critical International Relations Critical Race Theory Decolonization Indigenous Indigenous Knowledge Individual and Society International Relations Political Theory Politics of Representation Postcolonial Theory Race

Colette Nyirakamana

PhD Candidate (ABD)

Contract and Sessional Faculty, Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative Politics Fiscal Federalism Globalization Political Economy Public Policy Qualitative data analysis Qualitative Methods Tax

Olga Skarlato

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Associate Members

Julia Abelson

Associate Members
Department of Political Science

Gail Krantzberg

Associate Members
Department of Political Science

John Lavis

Associate Members
Department of Political Science

Adjunct Faculty

Dustin Garrick

Associate Member | Adjunct Faculty

Adjunct Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Clifton van der Linden

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Artificial Intelligence Big Data Comparative Politics Digital Technology Electoral Politics International Relations Public Opinion

Emeritus Faculty

Janet Ajzenstat

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

George Breckenridge

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

Barbara Carroll

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

William Coleman

Distinguished University Professor Emeritus | Fellow Royal Society of Canada | Founding Director of the IGHC

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

Honourary Lifetime Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Marshall Goldstein

Professor Emeritus

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

Henry Jacek

Professor

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Canadian Politics Comparative Politics Global Political Economy Public Policy

Thomas Lewis

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

Stefania Miller

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

Peter Potichnyj

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

John Seaman

Associate Professor

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

Mark Sproule-Jones

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

Michael Stein

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

Richard Stubbs

Professor

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative Politics Global Political Economy Globalization International Relations

Donald Wells

Professor Emeritus

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Emeritus Faculty
School of Labour Studies

Area(s) of Interest:  Globalization & Transnationalism Immigration International Labour Standards Movements Poverty Public Policy

Charlotte Yates

Professor Emeritus

Emeritus Faculty
Department of Political Science

Emeritus Faculty
School of Labour Studies

Graduate Students

Khaled Al-Kassimi

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Critical International Relations Decolonization Global Political Economy History, Temporality, and Time Politics and History Violence and Ethnography of Nation-State

Rachel Barnett

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Helen Beny

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Oldrich Bubak

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Christina Cummins

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Mohammad Ferdosi

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Riva E. Gewarges

PhD Student | Teaching Assistant

Contract and Sessional Faculty, Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Critical International Relations Critical Race Theory Decolonization Gender & Politics Indigenous Indigenous Knowledge International Relations Marginalized Groups Nationalism Political Theory Postcolonial Theory Race and Ethnicity

Marcel Goguen

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Michael Gordon

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Critical International Relations Globalization Immigration International Relations Politics

John Hayes

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Roomana Hukil

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Climate, Water & Sustainability Critical International Relations International Relations Social Movements Transantionalism and Globalization

Sasha Kovalchuk

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Kelsey Leonard

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative Politics Labour Issues Public Policy

Ira David Lewy

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Climate, Water & Sustainability Critical International Relations International Relations

Angela A. Licata

PhD Student | Teaching Assistant

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Global Political Economy Globalization & Transnationalism International Economics International Relations Law and Economics Political Economy Public Policy

Alim Lila

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Marrissa Mathews

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Decolonization Education Indigenous International Relations Policy Political Theory Politics Public Policy Race and Ethnicity Race and Gender

Liam Midzain-Gobin

PhD Candidate

Contract and Sessional Faculty, Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Aboriginal Community Based Research Critical International Relations Critical Race Theory Decolonization Indigenous Indigenous Knowledge Individual and Society International Relations Political Theory Politics of Representation Postcolonial Theory Race

Jacob Muirhead

PhD Candidate (ABD)

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Climate, Water & Sustainability Comparative Politics Gender & Politics Global Political Economy Globalization Political Theory

Spencer Naylor

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Aging Comparative Politics Global Health Health and Health Care Health Policy Public Policy

Colette Nyirakamana

PhD Candidate (ABD)

Contract and Sessional Faculty, Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative Politics Fiscal Federalism Globalization Political Economy Public Policy Qualitative data analysis Qualitative Methods Tax

Alexander Pekic

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Rebekah Pullen

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Garima Sarkar

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Ghada Sasa

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Nowrin Tabassum

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Big Data Climate, Water & Sustainability Critical International Relations Gender & Politics Global Political Economy Globalization Globalization & Transnationalism International Relations Political Economy Politics Public Policy Qualitative Methods Social Movements

Trina Vella

PhD Student, Teaching Assistant

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Climate, Water & Sustainability Comparative Politics Global Political Economy Labour Issues Political Theory Public Policy Social & Health Policy

Tyler Welch

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  International Relations Political Sociology and Social Movements Qualitative Methods Violence

Suneth Wijeratne

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Staff

Manuela Dozzi

Administrative Assistant, Graduate

Staff
Department of Political Science

Rebekah Flynn

Administrative Assistant, Undergraduate

Staff
Department of Political Science

Wendy Ryckman

Administrator of the Department of Political Science

Staff
Department of Political Science

Postdoctoral Fellows

John McGuire

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellows
Department of Political Science

Distinguished Visiting Professor

Dave Levac

Public Leadership for Change Distinguished Visiting Professor

Contract and Sessional Faculty, Distinguished Visiting Professor
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Provincial Politics and Government Public Leadership Public Policy