Faculty and Research Associates
Members of the Centre for Defence and Security Studies

Director: Dr. Andrea Charron, Associate Professor of Political Studies, University of Manitoba

Deputy Directory: Dr. James Fergusson, Professor of Political Studies, University of Manitoba

Military Liason: Mr. Warren Otto, M.A., Academic Advisor, Military Support Office, University of Manitoba

 

Arctic and NORAD Experts

Dr. Alfredo Camacho, Department Head, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Manitoba

Dr. Andrea Charron, Associate Professor of Political Studies, University of Manitoba

David Babb, BSc (Hons), MSc, PhD candidate at the Centre for Earth Observation Science, University of Manitoba

Mr. Troy Bouffard, University of Alaska Fairbanks, School of Management for the Homeland Security and Emergency Management Program.

Derek Drayson, PhD Candidate in the Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Manitoba

Dr. James Fergusson, Professor of Political Studies, University of Manitoba

 

Regional Security Experts

Dr. Kawser Ahmed (ret Col), Public Safety Canada

Yuliia Ivaniuk, MA, Administrative Assistant in Political Studies, University of Manitoba and former cadet in the Armed Forces of Ukraine

Hristijan Ivanovski, Associate Editor (Europe) of iAffairs Canada

Dr. I.M. Lobo de  Souza ,  Associate Professor in the Department of International Relations, the Federal University of Paraiba, Brazil

Dr. Lasha Tchantouridzé, Associate Professor School of Graduate and Continuing Studies, Norwich University (Vermont)

Elikem Tsamenyi, PhD Candidate, Political Science, Dalhousie University

Dr. Sherman Xiaogang Lai, PhD. Queen's University, Former researcher at the Academy of Military Science of the Chinese Liberation Army (PLA).

 

Defence Policy and Security Issue Experts

General RR (Ray) Henault  (ret.), Canadian Defence Associations Institute

Dr. Jeffrey F. Collins, MA, LLB, PhD Instructor, Global Affairs, University of PEI

Dr. Meghan Fitzpatrick, Ph.D. King's College London, UK

Dr. Emmanuel Goffi, Director, Observatoire Éthique & Intelligence Artificielle de l'Institut Sapiens, Paris, France

Ms. Liz Hydesmith, M.P.A, Program Specialist at Winnipeg Regional Health Authority

Dr. Tyler Kustra, Instructor, Duke Kinshaw University, China

Dr. Andrew Latham, Professor, Department of Political Science, Macalester College

Dr. Richard (Rick) Linden (Major-General ret.), Professor of Sociology, University of Manitoba

Dr. Adam Muller ,  Associate Professor of English, University of Manitoba

Dr. Bryan Peeler, Instructor, Political Studies, University of Manitoba

Janice Tilly, PhD candidate, University of Manitoba

Ms. Debra V. Wilson, MA Candidate, Canadian Mennonite University

 

Student Fellows and Research Assistants

Laura Conrad, BAH Candidate, Dept. of Political Studies

Roman Ellis, BAH Candidate, Dept. of Political Studies

Myles Erickson, BAH Candidate, Dept. of Political Studies

Shannon Furness, BAH, Dept. of Political Studies

Nicholas Glesby, BAH Candidate, Dept. of Political Studies

Daniella Koroma, MA Candidate, Dept. of Political Studies

David Le, BAH, Dept. of Political Studies

Jason Quinn, Dept. of Political Studies

Erin Tramley, Law Student

 

 

(Note, the Advisory Board includes the Senior Research Fellows, the Student Fellows, the Director and Deputy-Director).