Faculty

Tozun Bahcheli

Tozun Bahcheli

Professor Emeritus, Political Science, King's University College

Research Interests / Specializations: Turkish foreign policy issues, Greek-Turkish relations and Cypriot politics
Dale Ballucci

Dale Ballucci

Assistant Professor, Sociology

Research Interests / Specializations: Police response to sex crimes, police response to prolific/chronic and high risk offenders, legal decision-making in unaccompanied refugee child claimants
Social Science Centre 5403
519-661-2111 ext. 85140
dballucc@uwo.ca

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Bob Barney

Bob Barney

Professor Emeritus, School of Kinesiology

Research Interests / Specializations: "Nation-bulding" through the Olympic Games; sport and social impact; sport for development and peace
Room 11-J, Alumni Hall
519 850-2340 x82340
rkbarney@uwo.ca

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Greg Beckett

Greg Beckett

Assistant Professor, Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: crisis, disaster, and trauma; how people make sense of exceptional events; ethical and political relationships that emerge in and around responses to crisis; humanitarian intervention
Social Science Centre 3409
519 661-2111 x85081
gbeckett@uwo.ca

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Dan Bousfield

Dan Bousfield

Assistant Professor, Political Science

Research Interests / Specializations: Social movements, protest and critical political economy, with an emphasis on psychoanalysis, gender, technology, pedagogy and resistance
SSC 4084
519.661.2111 ext. 85114
dbousfie@uwo.ca
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Oana Branzei

Oana Branzei

Associate Professor, Ivey Business School

Research Interests / Specializations: Pro-social functions of business, from social enterprises and cross-sector partnerships to global NGOs and multinational conglomerates.
IVEY 1N54
519-661-4114 ext 84114
obranzei@ivey.ca

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Chi Carmody

Chi Carmody

Associate Professor, Law

Research Interests / Specializations: International economic justice and public international law
LB 107
519-661-2111 ext 88437
ccarmody@uwo.ca
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Michael Coyle

Michael Coyle

Associate Professor, Law

Research Interests / Specializations: Aboriginal justice, talking circles, and dispute resolution
LB 23
519-661-2111 ext 88453
mcoyle@uwo.ca

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Marta Dyczok

Marta Dyczok

Associate Professor, Political Science and History

Research Interests / Specializations: Media migration and post-communism in Eastern Europe, the former Soviet Union, and specifically Ukraine
SSC 4414
519-661-2111 ext 84982
mdyczok@uwo.ca

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Samar El-Masri

Samar El-Masri

Adjunct

Research Interests / Specializations: Ethnic conflict resolution; Women's rights and Middle Eastern Politics
KUC DL311
519 433-3491 x4473
selmasr2@uwo.ca

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Julia Emberley

Julia Emberley

Professor, English

Research Interests / Specializations: Indigenous testimonial practices, Residential schools, Literary Criticism & Theory, Postcolonial, Women's Literature & Gender Studies, Cultural Studies
UC 382
519-661-2111 ext 85840
jemberle@uwo.ca
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Randa Farah

Randa Farah

Associate Professor, Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Oral history and memory among Palestinian refugees; generational and gender relations
SSC 3423A
519-661-2111 ext 85088
rfarah2@uwo.ca

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Peter Ferguson

Peter Ferguson

Assistant Professor, Political Science

Research Interests / Specializations: Democratization, public consultation and public opinion polling
SSC 4138
519-661-2111 ext 82236
p.ferguson@uwo.ca

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Jim Freedman

Jim Freedman

Professor Emeritus, Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Governance and poverty reduction in conflict-affected and fragile environments
Alain Goldschlager

Alain Goldschlager

Professor, French Literature

Research Interests / Specializations: Le roman du XXe siècle, Théories littéraires, Sémiotique, Analyse des discours, Littérature comparée, Littérature de l'holocauste.
AHB 2R08A
519 661-3820 x83820
agold@uwo.ca

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Amanda Grzyb

Amanda Grzyb

Associate Professor, Information and Media Studies

Research Interests / Specializations: Media and the public interest; Holocaust and genocide studies; homelessness; museums, memorials, and public memory
NCB 443
519-661-2111 ext 88012
agrzyb@uwo.ca

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Elif Gunce

Elif Gunce

Adjunct

Research Interests / Specializations: Disaster victim identification and disaster management; impact of cultural and faith based diffferences on multidisciplinary forensic science practices; domestic violence, child abuse and neglect; documentation of physical and psychological findings of human rights violations; ethical considerations.
Bernie Hammond

Bernie Hammond

Professor Emeritus, Sociology and Social Justice and Peace Studies, King's University College

Research Interests / Specializations: Development, justice and peace
KUC LH202
433-3491 ext 4380
bhammond@uwo.ca
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Adam Harmes

Adam Harmes

Associate Professor, Political Science

Research Interests / Specializations: International political economy, global finance, global economic governance
SSC 4155
519-661-2111 ext 85173
aharmes@uwo.ca
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Michael Heine

Michael Heine

Assistant Professor, School of Kinesiology

Research Interests / Specializations: Discourse analysis of Olympic spaces; economic processes and commodification in sports; Aboriginal Games documentation in sub-Arctic and Arctic Canada; sport and social impact
Rm. 335, HSB
519 661-2111 x84113
mheine@uwo.ca

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Ted Hewitt

Ted Hewitt

Professor, Sociology

Research Interests / Specializations: Social movements and population health, local government, and international cooperation for urban development in Latin America
SSC 6242
519-661-2111 ext 83606
hewitt@uwo.ca

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David Hoogenboom

David Hoogenboom

Adjunct

Research Interests / Specializations: Transitional justice, human rights, democratization, and post-conflict reconstruction
Tracy Isaacs

Tracy Isaacs

Associate Professor, Philosophy and Women's Studies and Feminist Research

Research Interests / Specializations: Action theory, ethics, feminist ethics
StvH 3138
519-661-2111 ext 85747
tisaacs@uwo.ca

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Susan Knabe

Susan Knabe

Associate Professor, Women's Studies and Feminist Research and Information and Media Studies

Research Interests / Specializations: Sexuality in relation to genocide and in relation to post-coloniality, trauma and memory
Lawson Hall 3235
519-661-2111 ext 85112
sknabe@uwo.ca

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Rande Kostal

Rande Kostal

Professor, Law

Research Interests / Specializations: Legal reconstruction of Germany and Japan post-World War II
LB 113
519-661-2111 ext 88415
rwk@uwo.ca

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Erica Lawson

Erica Lawson

Undergraduate Chair, Associate Professor - Women's Studies and Feminist Research

Research Interests / Specializations: Women as peacebuilders, SGBV, Liberian peace huts, feminist and critical race theories; grief and violence
Lawson Hall 3234
519-661-2111 x86941
elawso3@uwo.ca

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Ryan Liss

Ryan Liss

Assistant Professor, Law

Research Interests / Specializations: Public International Law, Criminal Law, International Criminal Law, International Human Rights Law, International Humanitarian Law
LB 13
519-661-2111 x88434
rliss@uwo.ca

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Michael Lynk

Michael Lynk

Associate Professor, Law

Research Interests / Specializations: Labour law, human rights law
LB 101a
519-661-2111 ext 88436
mslynk@uwo.ca

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Margaret Martin

Margaret Martin

Associate Professor, Law

Research Interests / Specializations: Legal philosophy, international human rights
LB 20
519-661-2111 ext 81568
mmart2@uwo.ca

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Nigmendra Narain

Nigmendra Narain

Lecturer, Political Science

Research Interests / Specializations: Feminist theory, India and Pakistan, South Asian women's organizations
SSC 4149
519-661-2111 ext 85108
nnarain@uwo.ca

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Sid Noel

Sid Noel

Professor Emeritus, Senior Fellow, Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict Studies, King's University College

Research Interests / Specializations: Politics of power sharing in deeply divided societies, federalism and consociationalism, conditions conducive to the success or failure of constitutional accords
Valerie Oosterveld

Valerie Oosterveld

Associate Professor, Law

Research Interests / Specializations: International criminal accountability for genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes; truth and reconciliation commissions
LB 21
519-661-2111 ext 80037
vooster@uwo.ca
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Donna Pennee

Donna Pennee

Professor, English

Research Interests / Specializations: Cultural nationalism and policy in relation to globalization, critical race studies in Canadian literary history
Arts & Humanities Building 2G19A
519-661-2111 ext. 85825
dpennee@uwo.ca

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Karen Priestman

Karen Priestman

Assistant Professor, History

Research Interests / Specializations: Modern Europe, Nazism, Jewish Studies, and North America
LH 2239
519-661-2111 ext 84922
kpriest2@uwo.ca

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Joanna Quinn

Joanna Quinn

Associate Professor, Political Science

Research Interests / Specializations: Traditional justice practices in Uganda, Fiji; truth commissions in Uganda, Haiti
SSC 4158
519-661-2111 ext 85172
jquinn2@uwo.ca
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Elizabeth Riddell-Dixon

Elizabeth Riddell-Dixon

Professor Emeritus, Political Science

Research Interests / Specializations: Canadian foreign policy-making, United Nations, human rights, women's rights, NGOs
Scott Schaffer

Scott Schaffer

Associate Professor, Sociology

Research Interests / Specializations: Contemporary and global social theory, the sociology of development, and resistance movements, the interplay between sociological theory, social policy, and social change
SSC 5411
519-661-2111 ext 85122
sschaff2@uwo.ca

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Frank Schumacher

Frank Schumacher

Associate Professor, History

Research Interests / Specializations: Global history of mass violence, colonialism and empires, resistance and rescue in genocides, international and transnational history, globalization, the United States in world affairs
LH 2235
519-661-2111 ext 84987
fschuma@uwo.ca

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Megan Shore

Megan Shore

Associate Professor, Social Justice and Peace Studies, King's University College (Currently on Leave)

Research Interests / Specializations: Role of Religion in Post-Conflict Reconstruction
KUC FB109
519-433-3491 ext 4519
mshore2@uwo.ca

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Sharon Sliwinski

Sharon Sliwinski

Associate Professor, Information & Media Studies

Research Interests / Specializations: Intersection of politics and aesthetics, the genealogy of key concepts in human rights discourse, theoretical investigations in psychoanalysis and the terrain of the imaginary
NCB 221
519-661-2111 ext 88473
ssliwins@uwo.ca
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Juan-Luis Suarez

Juan-Luis Suarez

Professor, Hispanic Studies; Director, The Cultureplex Lab

Research Interests / Specializations: Cultural Complexity and Complexity Theory, Transatlantic Studies, Humanism, Digital Humanities, Colombian Peace Agreement
Jonathan Vance

Jonathan Vance

Undergraduate Chair, Department of History

Research Interests / Specializations: Military history, Canadian history, social memory, First World War, Canadian culture, and prisoners of war
Lawson Hall 2247
519-661-2111 ext 84974
jvance@uwo.ca

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Kim Verwaayen

Kim Verwaayen

Associate Professor, Women's Studies & Feminist Research

Research Interests / Specializations: Contemporary Canadian women's literature and Indigenous women's writing; trauma and testimony studies; feminist theory, particularly feminist literay theory, postmoden, poststructuralist, postcolonial feminisms, global and Indigenous feminisms; Indigenous women's activism in Canada; intersubjectivity and (other) theories of relation; feminist pedagogy; internationalization
LwH 3236
519-661-2111 ext 84684
kjverwaa@uwo.ca

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Pauline Wakeham

Pauline Wakeham

Associate Professor, English

Research Interests / Specializations: Indigenous literatures, visual and performance arts, and film, cultural studies and cultural theory, postcolonial and globalization theory, discourses of reconciliation and redress, Canadian literatures
UC 381
519-661-2111 ext 85815
pwakeham@uwo.ca

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Jerry White

Jerry White

Professor, Sociology

Research Interests / Specializations: Aboriginal treaties, case law and regulations; Aboriginal education
SSC 9438
519-661-2053
white@uwo.ca

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Carl Young

Carl Young

Associate Professor, History

Research Interests / Specializations: Religious social movements, nationalism, and imperialism in modern Asia, centering especially on Korea and Japan
Lawson Hall 2228
519-661-2111 ext. 84910
cyoung73@uwo.ca

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