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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

BROWN, Adam Oliver »


Adam Oliver Brown

Science Lecturer
Assistant professor
Faculty of Science
Biology

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Office: 613-562-5800 (6308)
Cell: 613-558-2326
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I am an ecologist with an expertise in science communication to the general public, the public understanding of science, the scholarship of teaching and learning Science, as well as working to develop effective teaching techniques and technologies to help students learn Biology at the undergraduate level of University. I have also been involved in the production, scripting and hosting of TV and radio shows and documentaries (CBC The Nature of Things, TVOkids Finding Stuff Out & The Prime Radicals).

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CHALIFOUR, Nathalie »


Nathalie CHALIFOUR

Co-Director, Centre for Environmental Law and Global Sustainability
Associate professor
Faculty of Law
Common Law

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Office: 613-562-5800 (3331)
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My work is in the area of environmental law and policy and sustainable development, with a focus on economic instruments (eg. carbon taxation), climate change, constitutional law and the environment (eg. division of powers, environmental rights under the Charter), sustainable agriculture, Aboriginal peoples and the environment, women and environment, and environmental justice (eg. distributional impacts of environmental policies, environment and health).

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CONACHER, Duff »


Visiting professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Political Studies

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Cell: 416-546-3443
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All aspects of democratic reform and development and good government and clean politics in Canada and on an international level (elections, parties, political and government ethics, lobbying, parliament, political finance, access to information, policy development, legislative process and law and legal institutions and processes, political communications, open government, honesty in politics, roles of politicians and media, public administration, human rights protection and court processes) and Canadian Constitution and government accountability generally. All aspects of corporate responsibility (governance, transparency, ethics, shareholder rights, sustainabiliity), especially bank and financial institution accountability. All aspects of nonprofit sector (structure, governance, communications with public and media relations, advocacy, organizational behaviour and development, project management, relationship with government and political process overall. All aspects of civics education.

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English and French , Spanish

CRABBÉ, Philippe »


Emeritus Professor
Emeritus professor
Faculty of Social Sciences
Economics

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Office: 613-562-5800 (1430)
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Natural resources (oil, gas, water). Energy. Environment (climate change, sustainable development).

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DAVID, Robert »


DAWSON, Jackie »


Canada Research Chair in Environment, Society and Policy
Associate professor
Faculty of Arts
Geography

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Cell: 8184523459
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Dr Dawson's expertise is on the human and policy dimensions of environmental change with a strong focus on the implications of climate change and economic development for the Arctic shipping and tourism sectors. She leads several projects examining Arctic shipping trends, marine shipping governance and policy, climate change impacts and adaptation, and local marine use and transportation needs. She works closely with coastal communities in Arctic Canada, shipping industry stakeholders, and government departments involved in the Arctic marine transportation sector. You can find out more about her research and her research lab at www.espg.ca

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HAYSOM, Joan »


Senior Engineer and Business Development Lead
Adjunct Professor
Faculty of Engineering
School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

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Office: 613-683-3298
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Photovoltaics, sustainable electricity, renewable energy, low carbon innovation, sustainable development: including technological innovations in photovoltaic materials, optimization of photovoltaic systems, energy yield, integration of renewables onto the electrical grid, and innovative policy. 

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NICKERSON, Jason »


Clinical Scientist
Postdoctoral fellow
Faculty of Medicine

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Office: 613-562-6262 (2906)
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Humanitarian aid; Health services during humanitarian emergencies; Health response to disasters, conflicts and crises; Foreign medical teams; Surgical care in low- and middle-income countries; Global public health; Coordination of humanitarian aid and assistance; War; Refugee emergencies I study the ways in which health needs are established and prioritized during large humanitarian crises such as natural disasters and wars. I specifically focus on understanding and improving the functioning of health systems and services in crises, and understanding public health statistics such as mortality and malnutrition during disasters and wars. I work as a field-based researcher in global public health, specializing in the assessment and mapping of disrupted health systems in post-conflict and post-disaster settings. My most recent work has involved operational field research in Haiti and Sudan, examining the development of health information systems used to assess the availability of essential health resources and services, including the mapping of health facilities. I have experience in the areas of surgical care, access to essential medicines, health systems strengthening, and health services research in several low- and middle-income countries.

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PONGOU, Roland »


Assistant professor
Faculty of Social Sciences

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Office: 613-562-5800 (7067)
Cell: 613-805-6019
Home: 613-424-6019
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Social networks, spread of HIV/AIDS, gender gap in HIV/AIDS prevalence, sex and gender gap in infant mortality, gender gap in schooling

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SAAVEDRA-VARGAS, Marcelo »


Professor
Part-time professor
Faculty of Arts
History

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Cell: 613-762-7822
Home: 613-837-0058
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Indigenous perspectives, indigenous cosmovisions, indigenous epistemologies, development, globalization, sustainable development, indigenous governance

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English and French , Spanish

SPENCE, Martine »


Associate Professor
Full professor
Telfer School of Management

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Office: 613-562-5800 (4954)
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Entrepreneurship. SME. Small business internationalisation. Sustainable development and small business. International trade.

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English and French , italien

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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THERIAULT, Sophie »


Associate professor
Faculty of Law, Civil Law Section
Civil Law

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Office: 613-562-5800 (3914)
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The relationship between the territorial rights of indigenous people and food security, the duty to consult Aboriginal peoples , especially in the context of natural resource extraction on the environmental justice and post , as well as the links between environmental degradation and human rights.

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