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Faculty

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:  Childhood Studies Critical International Relations Critical Military Studies Gender & Politics Globalization International Relations Political Sociology Political Subjecthood Politics of Representation Youth

Karen Bird

Chair of the Department of Political Science | Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Faculty
Master of Public Policy Program

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

Katherine Boothe

Associate Professor | Graduate Chair Department of Political Science

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Faculty
Master of Public Policy Program

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

Adrienne Davidson

Assistant Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Faculty
Master of Public Policy Program

Area(s) of Interest:  Canadian public policy Child Care & Education Comparative Public Policy Federalism and Intergovernmental Relation Indigenous Politics Institutions and Identity Public Policy Social Policy

Michelle L. Dion

Associate Professor | Senator Wm. McMaster Chair in Gender & Methodology

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Faculty
Master of Public Policy Program

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

Greg Flynn

Assistant Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Faculty
Master of Public Policy Program

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 & Transnationalism 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 Nationalism Policy Political Economy Political Sociology Politics Politics of Representation Public Policy Social & Health Policy Social Movements Social 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 Decolonization Globalization Globalization & Transnationalism History, Temporality and Time Political Philosophy Political Theory Politics of Representation Postcolonial Theory Race

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

Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

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

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/Associate Director IGHC


Department of Anthropology

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Faculty
Master of Public Policy Program

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

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 Political Economy Political Theory Politics and History Postcolonial Theory Race and Gender Violence and Ethnography of Nation-State Violence

Netina Tan

Associate Professor

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Faculty
Master of Public Policy Program

Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative Politics Digital Technology Electoral Politics Gender and Ethnic Relations Gender & Politics Marginalized Groups Politics of Representation Qualitative Methods Social Inequalities Social Media

Clifton van der Linden

Assistant Professor | Director, Digital Society Lab | Academic Director, Master of Public Policy Program

Faculty
Department of Political Science

Faculty
Master of Public Policy Program

Area(s) of Interest:  Artificial Intelligence Big Data Digital Technology Elections Political behaviour Public Opinion Public Policy Social Media Survey methodology Voting Advice Applications

Lana Wylie

Associate Professor | Undergraduate Chair Department of Political Science

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

Khaled Al-Kassimi

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  19th and 20th Century Epidemics Anthropology of Death Critical International Relations Decolonization Displacement History, Temporality and Time Humanitarianism Law and Economics Political Subjecthood Politics and History Religion and the Social Sciences Violence and Ethnography of Nation-State

Aslan Amani

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Mark Busser

Manager, Experiential Education

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Staff
Experiential Education

Area(s) of Interest:  Digital Technology Education Gender & Politics Ideology and Culture International Relations Political Theory Pop Culture Violence and Ethnography of Nation-State Work and Occupations

Tim Fowler

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Ahmad Firas Khalid

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Angela A. Licata

PhD Candidate | Instructor/Teaching Assistant

Contract and Sessional Faculty, 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 Tax

Lev Marder

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Angela Orasch

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Canadian Politics Gender & Politics Globalization Labour Issues Political Theory

Pietro Pirani

Sessional Faculty

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Farhad Rezaie

Contract and Sessional Faculty
Department of Political Science

Nowrin Tabassum

Contract and Sessional Faculty
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

CLA

Szu-Yun Hsu

Assistant Professor

CLA
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Critical International Relations Global Political Economy Globalization Globalization & Transnationalism Nationalism Political Economy Social Justice Social Movements Transantionalism and Globalization

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

Bryan Evans

Adjunct Faculty
Department of Political Science

Dustin Garrick

Associate Member | Adjunct Faculty

Adjunct Faculty
Department of Political Science

Members
Institute on Globalization & the Human Condition

Emeritus Faculty

Janet Ajzenstat

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

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

Griselda Asamoah-Gyadu

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Rachel Barnett

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Helen Beny

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Mohammad Ferdosi

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Noah Fry

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Riva E. Gewarges

PhD Student | Teaching Assistant

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

Michael Gordon

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

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

John P. Hayes

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Climate, Water & Sustainability Comparative Politics International Relations Natural Resources Political Economy Public Policy Social Justice

Roomana Hukil

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Climate, Water & Sustainability Critical International Relations Decolonization International Relations Marginalized Groups Social Movements

Abigail Jaimes Zelaya

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Regan M. Johnston

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Big Data Comparative Politics Digital Technology Gender & Politics Political behaviour Political Sociology and Social Movements Public Opinion Quantitative Methods Survey methodology

Mehak Kapur

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Sally Khater

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

sasha kovalchuk

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Arts-based Research Methods Citizenship Studies Critical International Relations Immigration International Relations Political Theory Social Justice Social Movements

Katherine Lee

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Angela A. Licata

PhD Candidate | Instructor/Teaching Assistant

Contract and Sessional Faculty, 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 Tax

Alim Lila

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Joanna Massie

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Canadian Politics Comparative Politics Comparative Public Policy Politics of Representation Public Opinion Public Policy

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

Brian Moniz

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

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)

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

Mackenzie Porter

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Cassandra Preece

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Rebekah K. Pullen

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Critical International Relations Gender & Politics Globalization Historiography Ideology and Culture International Relations Political Theory Politics and History Pop Culture Qualitative Methods Violence

Garima Sarkar

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Ghada Sasa

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Climate, Water & Sustainability Critical International Relations Critical Pedagogy Decolonization Indigenous Knowledge Postcolonial Theory Social Justice Social Movements

Joy Schnittker

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Anwar Sheluchin

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Canadian Politics Comparative Politics Digital Technology Globalization Political Economy Public Policy Qualitative Methods Quantitative Methods

Dana Shuqom

PhD Student

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Ulaş Taştekin

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

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

Suneth Wijeratne

PhD Candidate

Graduate Students
Department of Political Science

Staff

Patti Bochek

Administrative Assistant, Undergraduate

Staff
Department of Political Science

Manuela Dozzi

Administrative Assistant, Graduate

Staff
Department of Political Science

Wendy Ryckman

Administrator of the Department of Political Science

Staff
Department of Political Science

Postdoctoral Fellows

Thomas Vargas

Postdoctoral Fellow

Postdoctoral Fellows
Department of Political Science

Area(s) of Interest:  Comparative Politics Education Electoral Politics Political Economy Public Opinion Social Policy

Distinguished Visiting Professor

Dave Levac

Public Leadership for Change Distinguished Visiting Professor

Distinguished Visiting Professor
Department of Political Science

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