Public Policy and Global Affairs

Research Supervisors

Name Research Interests
Baines, Erin transitional justice; the politics of humanitarianism and forced displacement; and, the study of gender and armed conflict, with a regional focus on northern Uganda
Boyd, David Environmental Law and Policy, Human Rights and Environment, Rights of Nature, Environmental Justice, Plastic Pollution
Cheek, Timothy 20th century Chinese history, the history of the Chinese communist party, the role of intellectuals in public life in China
Dierkes, Julian public policy, digital diplomacy, policy communication, contemporary Japan, Mongolia, Japanese education, supplementary education, mining policy, democratization
Evans, Paul Asia, international affairs, political issues, security issues
Hoberg, George forest policy, energy policy, environmental policy, trade and environment, softwood lumber, Olympics, Aboriginal issues (land rights), Forestry policy
Kandlikar, Milind Air Quality and Climate Change, Technological Risk, Technology and Development
Kunz, Nadja Decision analysis, Mining engineering, Hydrology, Water resources management, Environmental engineering, Systems engineering, Risk management
Le Billon, Philippe Geography, politics, africa, environmental, human geography, development, security
Lightfoot, Sheryl First Nations, international relations
Ostwald, Kai comparative politics; ethnic politics, public policy, and the politics of development
Park, Kyung Ae Korean politics (North and South Korea); U.S.-Korean relations; Korean unification, North and South Korean Politics, US-Korea Relations, Gender and Development
Quayle, Moura Knowledge Exchange and Strategic Design
Ramankutty, Navin Global food security, Sustainable agriculture, Climate impacts, Land use change
Shakya, Tsering confluence of politics, ethno-national identity and religious practice in cultural production and social transformation across both historical and contemporary Tibet and the Himalayas; contemporary minority policy and social media in the PRC.
Shneiderman, Sara Indigenous issues, Disaster response and preparedness
Sumaila, Ussif Rashid Bioeconomics, marine ecosystem valuation and the analysis of global issues such as fisheries subsidies, IUU (illegal, unreported and unregulated) fishing and the economics of high and deep seas fisheries