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Jorge Heine (On leave until Jul 1/17)

Professor; CIGI Chair in Global Governance; Cross Appointment at the Balsillie School of International Affairs

Areas of Expertise: Diplomacy; South-South relations; Multilateralism; Democratic transitions; Transitional justice; Latin American and Caribbean politics and IR

Biography: Jorge Heine holds the Chair in Global Governance at the Balsillie School of International Affairs, is Professor of Political Science at Wilfrid Laurier University and is  a Distinguished Fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation…

Christopher F. J. Ross

Associate Professor & Undergraduate Officer

Areas of Expertise: Psychology of religion; Personal needs and religion; Personality and religion; Effects of conflict on children; Psychotherapy; Religion and social justice; Gender and religion; Concepts of self in different cultures and settings; Images of God or the divine

Biography: Research Interests: …

519-884-0710 ext.3679

Alistair Edgar

Executive Director, Academic Council on the UN System (ACUNS); Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise: The United Nations (UN); Transitional justice - Afghanistan, Cambodia, Kosovo and Uganda; Foreign and security policies, U.S., Canadian and Japanese; Defence industries, U.S., Canadian and Japanese; International conflict resolution; NATO; Russian foreign policy and defence industry policies; Value of graduate education

Biography: Current research work includes transitional justice and conflict-to-peace processes in Afghanistan, Cambodia, Uganda and Kosovo; the political, legal, economic and social dimensions of post-conflict peace and reconstruction programs; sovereignty and…

226-772-3167

Rhoda Howard-Hassmann, PhD, FRSC

Canada Research Chair in International Human Rights (2003); Professor, Department of Political Science and Balsillie School of International Affairs;

Areas of Expertise: International human rights; Comparative genocide studies; Sociology and politics of human rights; Women's international human rights; Gay and Lesbian rights; Human rights and retrospective justice; Human rights and globalization

Biography: Rhoda E. Howard-Hassmann, Ph.D., FRSC …

226-772-2013

Loren King

Associate Professor; Legal Studies Option Facilitator

Areas of Expertise: Justice Democracy Cities Rationality Norms

Biography: My interests are in political philosophy. My research explores problems of rationality, the structure and properties of attractive normative theories, and questions of justice in urban and global governance. …

519-884-0710 ext.2097

Brenda Murphy

Graduate Coordinator, Associate Professor, Society, Culture, and Environment and Geography

Areas of Expertise: Technological and natural hazards and risks Climate change adaptation Environmental justice Rural resiliency Maple syrup Blackout Nuclear fuel waste management Walkerton tragedy Tornado in Pine Lake, AB

Biography: Dr. Brenda L. Murphy is an associate professor of Geography and Contemporary Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University, Brantford Campus.  She studies risk and resilience issues within the context of small, rural and remote communities and spaces. …

519.756.8228 ext.5718

Alex Latta

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise: Chile: environment, energy, resources, indigenous peoples; Environmental Citizenship; Environmental Justice; Political Ecology; Latin American Politics;

Biography: Please see the links to the left for my research interests, publications, etc.

519-884-0710 ext.3115

Ashwani Peetush

Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise: Legal Theory Political Philosophy Theories of Justice Global Ethics and Pluralism Human Rights and Diversity Aboriginal Rights Educational Rights Disability Race Cultural Rights Indian Philosophy

Biography: My research area is in legal and political …

519-884-1970 ext.3874

Laurie Barclay

Associate Professor & Area Coordinator (OB/HRM)

Areas of Expertise: Fairness in the Workplace; Organizational Justice; Emotions; Aggression; Workplace deviance; Retaliation; Revenge

Biography: Dr. Laurie Barclay is an Associate Professor and OB/HRM Area Coordinator at Wilfrid Laurier University. Her research interests focus on identifying when and why individuals perceive unfairness in the workplace and how experiencing workplace injustice…

519.884.0710 ext.2884

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