The contribution of external expertise has been a decisive factor in the emergence of The School as an independent and authoritative voice in the Canadian policy landscape. The Scientific Council aids The School of Public Policy in the strengthening of our research activity and contributes to the valuable professional networks we have established across academia, government, and the private sector.

Scientific Council

Emily Blanchard

Associate Professor of Business Administration, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College

Gerry W. Boychuk

Professor, Dept. of Political Science, University of Waterloo

Kim Brooks

Professor of Law, Purdy Crawford Chair in Business Law, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University

Aurélie Campana

Professor and Director of the Terrorism and Extremism Research Team, Department of Political Science, Université Laval

Evelyn L. Forget

Professor, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba

Monica Gattinger

Associate Professor, Political Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ottawa

Patrick James

Dornsife Dean’s Professor of International Relations, University of Southern California Dornsife

Sarah-Myriam Martin-Brulé

Associate Professor, The Politics and International Studies Department, Bishop's University

Abigail Payne

Director, Melbourne Institute, University of Melbourne

Keshia Pollack Porter

Associate Dean and Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Michael J. Prince

Lansdowne Professor of Social Policy, Dept. of Human and Social Development, University of Victoria

Tammy Schirle

Professor, Lazaridis School of Business and Economics, WLU

Burcin Unel

Energy Policy Director, Institute for Policy Integrity, New York University School of Law

Adonis Yatchew

Professor, Dept. of Economics, University of Toronto