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AFSHAR, Kaveh »


Adjunct Professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs

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AUBRY, Tim Daniel »


Tim Daniel Aubry

Senior Researcher / Centre for Research on Educational and Community Services
Full professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
School of Psychology

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4815)
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My main areas of research are housing, homelessness, and community mental health.

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BANERJEE, Nipa »


Nipa BANERJEE

PhD.
Senior fellow
Faculty of Social Sciences
School of International Development and Global Studies

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4531)
Cell: 613-697-9814
Home: 613-842-9814
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Foreign Aid; Aid Effectiveness; Development Issues-South and South East Asia; Development Issues in Post Conflict Countries and Peace Building Measures; Fragile & Conflict States; Development and Reconstruction in Afghanistan. More than 40 years of experience with CIDA, IDRC and NGOs. Lived and worked several years as a professional in several South and South East Asian Countries (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar). Travelled widely and continues to make quarterly visits (especially Afghanistan, Bangladesh and India) and other developing countries for research purposes.

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English only, Bengali; Hindi; Urdu

DIB, Kamal »


Part-time professor
Faculty of Arts
Modern Languages and Literatures

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Cell: 819-635-8135
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-Canadian studies: multiculturalism, linguistic duality, diversity, Canadian demographics, employment equity, Aboriginal affairs, Canadian socio-economic issues. -Germany: German immigration and multiculturalism, German modern history and culture. -Arab world and its culture, language, literature, economic and social history, focus on Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, and Egypt. Conflicts in Syria, Lebanon, Iraq.

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FINNIE, Ross »


Full professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs

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Office: 613-562-5800 ext 4552
Cell: 613-295-5798
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I have many interests in the area of education policy research, including access and barriers to post-secondary education (PSE); student retention, student pathways, and student success while in PSE; skills, skills shortages, and the “new skills agenda” which includes “non-cognitive” or transferable skills; and the measurement of quality and accountability mechanisms. I also work on incomes, income support programs, and related topics in labour and public economics.

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MUNRO, Lauchlan »


Lauchlan Munro

Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
School of International Development and Global Studies

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4534)
Cell: 613-878-5001
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1) Does aid to developing countries work? Why or why not? 2) How can governments in poor countries provide adequate health care and education to all their citizens, including the poorest and most vulnerable? 3) How should governments around the world cope with economic risk and uncertainty? 4) How can governments in poor countries provide social protection (health insurance, old-age pensions, unemployment insurance, drought relief)? 5) What role does science and technology play in development? What do appropriate science-for-development policies look like? 6) What does the future hold for Zimbabwe?

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NOTTEN, Geranda »


Geranda Notten

Comparative public policy
Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Graduate School of Public and International Affairs

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4794)
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Geranda Notten studies poverty, inequality and social policy in Ontario, Canada and the European Union.

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