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ABU-ZAHRA, Nadia »


Nadia Abu-Zahra

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

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Office: 613-562-5800 (6787)
Cell: 613-220-3144
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I look at people's mobility inside and between states. This includes immigration (and related topics like foreign credential recognition), refugees (and statelessness and denationalisation), family reunification, detention, mobility-related technologies (like identity documents), relevant state and international law, colonialism, and historical as well as present barriers to mobility. Beyond this broad subject, I have experience with various aspects of social policy in the Middle East: health (particularly environmental and reproductive health), education (curriculum development), and sustainable development (water, wastewater, solid waste, noise and air quality, and occupational health).

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BABA (PHD.), Rahim »


Part-time professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Association of Part-Time Professors of the University of Ottawa

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Home: 819-778-2279
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Eco-Canada certified consultant in Integrated Environmental management systems, ISO 14001 and Waste management; International development and Globalization; Natural resources management

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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

BEAUDET, Pierre »


Pierre Beaudet

Professor
Lecturer
Faculty of Social Sciences

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4049)
Cell: 514-577-6606
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International development. Third-World countries situation. Africa.

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BEST, Jacqueline »


Jacqueline BEST

Dr.
Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Political Studies

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1719)
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Jacqueline Best's research is in the field of international studies, with a particular interest in global economic issues. She has written on the history of financial governance, as well as on the recent financial crisis. She also studies international organizations such as the World Bank and the IMF, and her current research is on changes in their development policies over the last two decades. She is interested in issues such as the limits of risk management, the challenges of transparency, the problems of results-based management, and the cultural aspects of economic practices (such as consumer debt).

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BETCHERMAN, Gordon »


Gordon Betcherman

Professor
Full professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
School of International Development and Global Studies

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Office: 613-562-5800 (2568)
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Labour market developments, including jobs and unemployment in Canada and internationally. Trends in globalization including developments in emerging economies such as China, Russia, and Eastern Europe. Social policy including employment insurance and training.

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BEYER, Peter F. »


Peter F. BEYER

Full professor
Faculty of Arts
Classics and Religious Studies

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1178)
Office: 613-562-5714
Home: 613-723-8303
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Religions in global society, including religion and politics. Religion in Canada from sociological perspective. Immigrant religion in Canada.

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English and French , German

BROWN, Stephen »


Stephen BROWN

Full professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Political Studies

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1896)
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I study a variety of issues relating to democracy and democratization, conflict and violence, and foreign aid and development in Africa (especially Kenya and Malawi), including Canadian foreign policy in these areas. I also have a strong interest in Canadian foreign aid more generally. I am also interested in the politics of sexuality / homosexuality and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights in Canada and abroad, including in developing countries.

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English and French , espagnol / Spanish; portugais / Portuguese

BRUNET, Patrick J. »


Professor
Full professor
Faculty of Arts
Communication

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Office: 613-562-5800 (3834)
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Questions éthiques reliées aux pratiques de la communication (médias, multimédia). Philosophie de la communication. Langage de l'image. Communication et développement en Afrique subsaharienne.

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CANET, Raphaël »


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

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4979)
Cell: 514-883-9594
Home: 514-272-5952
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Study of transnational social movements, globilization protests, alterglobalism, World Social Forum, Occupy Movement, Occupy Wall Street, political sociology of protests, struggles for democratization, international solidarity and alliance between societies, demondialisation, participatory democracy, theories of post-development.

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Français seulement

CHAMBERLIN, Tyler Adam »


Tyler Adam Chamberlin

Assistant professor
Telfer School of Management

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4703)
Cell: 613-863 5251
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Tyler Chamberlin conducts research into industrial innovation and its impacts on individual firms and the economy. He has investigated sector differences in the methods and impact of innovation in Canada and elsewhere with particular attention to issues of strategy and finance. He teaches courses on international business and multinational business strategy in the Telfer School of Management where he has taught since 2002 and his educational background is in Economics, Management and Public Policies. 

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DAVID, Robert »


FATHALLY, Jabeur »


Jabeur Fathally

International Law Professor
Faculty of Law, Civil Law Section
Civil Law

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Office: 613-562-5800 (3098)
Cell: 613-898-0880
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International Public and humanitarian Law- Middle East- Islamic Law-Arab Countries Legislations- International relations:Iran,Turkey, Egypt, Afghanistan, Israeli–Palestinian conflict. Iran and the P5+1 negotiations.

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English and French , Arabe

HAINZELIN, Étienne »


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

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Office: 613-562-5800 (8979)
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As an agronomist by training, with a PhD in genetics and plant breeding, I’ve worked in a wide array of contexts and countries. I have held long-term positions in Ivory Coast, Réunion Island, Canada, Brazil and France, as well as gone on missions in close to 40 countries. My scientific efforts have centred mostly on corn and sugar cane. Over time, given my responsibilities as a director of research, I became interested in the links between the social sciences and agronomics in general, with a special focus on the interaction between social dynamics, governance models and global transformations in rural settings.

Over the past four years, I worked as research and strategy director for CIRAD (Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement), which focuses on the prime issues surrounding the role of agriculture in southern hemisphere nations, both from the discipline’s traditional perspectives (production, transformation, food production and processing, etc.) and from its newer angles (environmental impact, ecological services, poverty reduction, land management, multi-functionality, etc.). At CIRAD, I played an active role in recasting and redirecting the research issues and scientific strategies of the major French, European and international centres and institutes in the field.

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LAPERRIÈRE, Hélène »


Associate professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
School of Nursing

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My interest focuses on community and participatory approaches with popular civil society, such as people education in health, collaborative ethnography and action-research, which consider unpredictability and uncertainty of contexts in movement.

I had been living many years in the State of Amazonas (Brazil) and collaborate with Brazilian and Latin American colleagues.

I work the questions of equality in international collaboration.

In Canada, my work focuses on the contemporary challenges of francophone nursing education with new immigrants and visible minorities, as well as with a new innovative project linking housing and HIV with a coalition of community-based organizations in Quebec.

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MASSICOTTE, Marie-Josée »


Marie-Josée Massicotte

Professor
Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Political Studies

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My research looks at social movements and networks of civil society actors promoting food sovereignty, social and environmental justice. I am particularly interested in peasant and citizen movements in Brazil and Mexico involved with La Via Campesina and the World Social Forum (WSF). My work seeks to better understand how these actors are promoting and putting into practice alternative models of agriculture and economic development  that take into account the needs and hopes of local communities and their environment.                        

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MENDES, Errol »


Errol MENDES

Former Director, Human Rights Research and Education Centre
Full professor
Faculty of Law
Common Law

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Office: 613-562-5890
Cell: 613-799-0559
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Globalization, United Nations, foreign policy, international law and human rights,law and policy on anti-terrorism, Constitutional law, including the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Private and Public Sector governance, including issues relating to accountability, transparency and integrity.

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MUNRO, Lauchlan »


Lauchlan Munro

Associate professor
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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OGUAMANAM, Chidi »


English
Full professor
Faculty of Law, Common Law Section

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Office: 613 562 5800 (7742)
Cell: 613 286 9966
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My interest is in examining how intellectual property rights or legal frameworks for governance and protection of knowledge have diverse impacts on many spheres, including but not limited to agriculture, food security, biotechnology, biodiversity conservation, biosafety, human rights (access to health, education and benefits of technology/scientific advancements, etc). I am also concerned with the nature of interaction or impact that intellectual property rights have in regard to developmental aspirations of marginalized peoples, especially indigenous and local communities across the globe. Most of my work focus on mapping and understanding the interface of intellectual property and development. I also work within the broader international political relations of power between Africa, indeed, the global south and the global north.

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English only, Igbo

PARÉ, Daniel »


Associate professor
Faculty of Arts
Communication

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Office: 613 562 5800 x2052
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Paré's research focuses on the the social, economic, and technical issues arising from innovations in information and communication technologies (ICTs). His areas of research and policy-related work include ICTs and international development (ICT4D), e-commerce, Internet governance, information and communication policy, e-government, and knowledge networks.

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RAMISCH, Joshua »


Joshua Ramisch

Associate professor
Faculty of Social Sciences

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4421)
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Food security, agriculture, food policy, food aid, peasant farming, globalization, international development, development project management, African environmental issues, African social change, Kenya, Mali, Uganda, Tanzania, NGOs in Africa.

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SCHRECKER, Ted »


Ted Schrecker

Scientist
Associate professor
Faculty of Medicine
Institute of Population Health

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Office: 613-562 5800 (2289)
Cell: 613-612-8485
Home: 613-233-6541
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My current research focuses on the relations between transnational economic integration ("globalization") and social determinants of health: the conditions under which people live and work. How is the emergence of a global marketplace affecting opportunities to lead a healthy life? Who wins, and who loses? How will the worldwide financial crisis we are now experiencing affect health disparities between rich and poor?

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SECCARECCIA, Mario »


Professor
Full professor
Faculty of Arts
Economics

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1691)
Home: 613-225-4901
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My main fields of research interest are in the areas of economic policy. These include central bank policy, fiscal policy, and related macroeconomic policies that impact on the Canadian labour market.

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English and French , italien/Italian

SRIVASTAVA, Prachi »


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

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Office: 613-562-5800 (8984)
Cell: 613-600-1902
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My main areas of research are in global education policy and the right to education, international development and education, and privatization in education in developing countries. My regional focus is on South Asia, with a particular interest in India focusing on social inequities.

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ST. LEWIS, Joanne »


Joanne St. Lewis

Assistant Professor
Assistant professor
Faculty of Law, Common Law Section
Common Law

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Office: 613- 562-5794
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Sexual violence and deep conflict; new social media and democracy; complexity science, spirituality and emergent creativity; art, culture and the law.

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STEGER, Debra »


Debra Steger

Hyman Soloway Chair in Business and Trade Law
Full professor
Faculty of Law
Common Law

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Office: 613 562 5800, (3323)
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My research is in the areas of international trade, international investment agreements, NAFTA, WTO, regional trade agreements, Canadian politics, Canadian constitutional law, international organizations, subsidies, and international development.

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TASSE, Marc »


Part-time professor
Telfer School of Management
Professional Training Service

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Office: 613-230-6760.350
Cell: 819-775-0991
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Mr. Tassé is a Chartered Professional Accountant - Chartered Accountant (CPA,CA) (Canada), a Forensic Certified Public Accountant (FCPA) (USA),anda Certified Internal Controls Auditor (CICA) (USA). He carries the designation Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) (USA)and holds both a Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA) and an Honours Bachelor of Commerce from the Telfer School on Management at the University of Ottawa.

He has pursued ongoing professional development as an Associate or Affiliate member with the Harvard Institute for Learning in Retirement, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the Association of Certified Forensic Investigators of Canada, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the American Anti-Corruption Institute (holder of the CACM designation).

Mr. Tassé is a member or panel member of various groups including the Accountant-Lawyer Alliance, the Anti-Money Laundering Association, the Canadian Centre of Excellence for Anti-Corruption, the Rutgers Institute on Anti-Corruption Studies, the Canadian Centre for Ethics and Corporate Policy, the Institute for Mergers, Acquisitions and Alliances, and the Business Development Bank of Canada ViewPoints. He is also a speaker for the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario, and volunteers with the United Nations Online Volunteering Service.

Mr. Tassé is a past and current member of various advisory boards, risk management committees, audit committees, governance committees, and boards of trustees with fiduciary responsibilities. As a philanthropist, he supports non-governmental organizations that fight corruption, such as Transparency International and the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists.

For over 20 years, Mr. Tassé has been teaching (100+ courses at the bachelor, MHA, MBA and     International MBA level)at one of Canada’s top business schools, the Telfer School of Management. He is also an instructor with the Canadian Centre of Excellence for Anti-Corruption, a recipient of a Teaching Excellence Award in the MBA program, and has taught at two other Canadian universities. 

As a respected and highly sought-after freelance contributor to various broadcast media, Mr. Tassé is frequently invited by reporters and journalists to speak on topics related to his areas of expertise:

  • Fraud and money laundering prevention;
  • Anti-bribery and anti-corruption compliance;
  • Financial crime risk management;
  • Ethics and corporate social responsibility;
  • International accounting and finance reporting; Business development and strategic alliances

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YAYA, Sanni »


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

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4534)
Office: 613-562-5680
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Sanni Yaya is an Associate Professor of Economics and Global Health at the School of International Development and Global Studies (SIDGS). Dr Yaya and his research team focus their work on the following topics: improving access and use of health services in low-and middle-income countries; health systems reform; sociology of health; global health financing; effects of globalization on health; economic evaluation of health interventions; and the interaction between economic development and health care. Building upon the existing literature, his research relies upon long term field observations and primary data collection experiences. Findings from his work can be integrated into future strategy development and large-scale implementation efforts undertaken by different organizations and the wider global health community to improve access to care in less developed countries (LDCs).

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ZUERCHER, Christoph »


Christoph Zuercher

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

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Office: 613-562-5800 (8997)
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Peacebuilding, Statebuilding, International Development, Aid, Aid effectiveness, Conflict Civil Wars

Regions:  Central Asia, Caucasus, Afghanistan, Former Soviet Union, Russia

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ZYLA, Benjamin »


Benjamin Zyla

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

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4989)
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Internationals Institutions (NATO,EU,UN) & regimes, global governance, transatlantic affairs, EU foreign and security policy, strategic culture, peace and conflict, international peace operations, global order, geopolitics, foreign policy analysis, Canadian foreign policy, German foreign policy.

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English only, German