Current graduate students

Current PhD students

Name

Interests

E-mail

Kelly Aguirre self-determination; decolonial knowledge practices; Indigenous scholarship and epistemologies; narrativity and storytelling; intelligibility; critical theory; Modernity/Coloniality
Marta Bashovski cultural, social and political thought; international political theory; language, narrative, and classification; aesthetics; spatiotemporalities
Regan Burles contemporary social and political thought; international relations theory; history of political thought; sovereignty; critique
Joanna de V. Cordeiro political and international theory; CSPT; politics of historiography
Dyan Dunsmoor-Farley self-governance, citizen action. local governance, resource extraction, indigenous representations, critical theory, territorial knowledge
Sam Grey settler colonialism; reparations politics; politics of emotion; political virtue; indigenous comparative politics; non-western political thought
Mehdi Hashemi international relations; comparative politics
Phil Henderson Canadian settler colonialism/imperialism; whiteness; subject formation; politics of anger; neoliberalism; Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound
Chong Su Kim social movements; labour and women's movements in East Asia; collective identity and memory
David Lark global political economy ; transnational law ; international relations ; international trade and investment policy ; global governance; development
Iryna Matiyenko politics of electronic identity cards; identity management policies, privacy and resistance to surveillance
David Miller political theory; social, cultural and political thought
Katherine Newman political theory; political economy; urban politics; citizenship; sovereignty; governmentality; continental philosophy
Tatsiana Shaban regionalism; european integration; eastern partnership; good governance; institution-building; Ukraine
Shannon João Pinto Sterrett comparative/international political economy; Latin American Politics (Brasil/Venezuela); Neogramscianism/Marxism; counter-hegemony; globalization; participatory democracy; politics of the body
Ariel Taylor Latin American politics; neoliberalism; corporate social responsibility; political economy; democratization; resource conflicts.
Didier Zuniga political theory; history of political thought

Current MA students

Name

Interests

E-mail

Kaveh Bavand international relations theory, international security; Middle East politics, securitization and foreign policy
Tim Charlebois political thought; violence, security, compassion, vulnerability; mysticism; self-interest and self-sacrifice; silence.
Michael Chmielewski sanctuary, religion and politics; democratic theory; multiculturalism; political theory; Canadian politics; politics and literature; politics and the media
Michael Fraser political theory and settler-colonialism; public philosophy; relational ontologies; etho-poiesis; Foucauldian ethics; Yiddish social imaginaries
Susan Kim
food systems and system alternatives; sociology of money; critical theory; public intellectuals
Elena Lopez comparative politics; labour migration and mobility; gender; decolonization and postcolonialism; politics of the Asia-Pacific
Janna McCaskill

international relations; critical theory; post colonialism; decolonization; self determination; decolonizing development, alternative economies and public policy.

Timothy Palmer political sociology; critical international relations theory; war and terrorism; transnationalism[s] and the EU
Jordan Sherbino Canadian constitutional politics and change; critical constitutional and democratic theory; Indigenous-settler relations; institutional design
Jessica Singh political theory; security; terrorism; temporality; law
Jeanique Tucker critical race theory; political theory; post-colonialism and post-modernism; violence; police lethality in the global south; American politics; comparative politics; theories of justice