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Canada’s 2015 Federal Election

August 12, 2015

The fol­low­ing is a list of U of T polit­i­cal sci­en­tists across all three cam­pus­es who can com­ment on a vari­ety of issues relat­ing to Canada’s 2015 fed­er­al elec­tion:

Pro­fes­sor Sylvia Bashevkin
Exper­tise: Gen­der and pol­i­tics; polit­i­cal behav­iour; social pol­i­cy

Pro­fes­sor Steven Bern­stein
Exper­tise: Envi­ron­men­tal pol­i­cy; polit­i­cal insti­tu­tions; non-state actors

Pro­fes­sor Jonathan Craft
Exper­tise: Com­par­a­tive pub­lic pol­i­cy and admin­is­tra­tion, envi­ron­men­tal pol­i­cy, pub­lic man­age­ment

Pro­fes­sor David Cameron
Exper­tise: Fed­er­al­ism; Que­bec nation­al­ism; eth­no-cul­tur­al rela­tions; con­sti­tu­tions

Pro­fes­sor Stephen Clark­son
Exper­tise: North Amer­i­can gov­er­nance

Pro­fes­sor Christo­pher Cochrane
Exper­tise: Polit­i­cal ideas; polit­i­cal dis­en­gage­ment; par­ty com­pe­ti­tion

Pro­fes­sor Rod­ney Had­dow
Exper­tise: Polit­i­cal econ­o­my and pub­lic pol­i­cy; inter­provin­cial rela­tions; social pol­i­cy

Pro­fes­sor Antoinette Han­d­ley
Exper­tise: Com­par­a­tive devel­op­ment and health pol­i­cy

Pro­fes­sor Ran Hirschl
Exper­tise: Con­sti­tu­tions; democ­ra­cy; legal ques­tions

Pro­fes­sor Sara Hugh­es
Exper­tise: Urban pol­i­tics; local pol­i­tics; envi­ron­men­tal pol­i­cy

Pro­fes­sor Rau­na Kuokka­nen
Exper­tise: Indige­nous pol­i­tics and rights

Pro­fes­sor Lawrence LeDuc
Exper­tise: Par­ties and elec­tions; polit­i­cal behav­iour

Pro­fes­sor Peter Loewen
Exper­tise: Polit­i­cal behav­iour; behav­iour­al eco­nom­ics

Pro­fes­sor Kate Neville
Exper­tise: Envi­ron­men­tal pol­i­tics

Pro­fes­sor Neil Nevitte
Exper­tise: Pub­lic opin­ion and pub­lic par­tic­i­pa­tion

Pro­fes­sor Andrea Olive
Exper­tise: Arc­tic pol­i­tics; endan­gered species; pri­vate prop­er­ty

Pro­fes­sor David Ray­side
Exper­tise: Pol­i­tics of sex­u­al diver­si­ty; polit­i­cal mobi­liza­tion of reli­gious con­ser­v­a­tives

Pro­fes­sor Ste­fan Renck­ens
Exper­tise: Busi­ness and pol­i­tics; envi­ron­men­tal pol­i­cy

Pro­fes­sor Robert Schertzer
Exper­tise: Fed­er­al­ism; con­sti­tu­tions, judi­cial pol­i­tics

Pro­fes­sor Peter Solomon
Exper­tise: Pol­i­tics of crim­i­nal jus­tice

Pro­fes­sor Grace Skogstad
Exper­tise: Agri­cul­tur­al pol­i­cy; trade

Pro­fes­sor Judith Teich­man
Exper­tise: Pover­ty and inequal­i­ty

Pro­fes­sor Erin Tol­ley
Exper­tise: Socio-demo­graph­ic diver­si­ty in Cana­da

Pro­fes­sor Phil Tri­adafilopou­los
Exper­tise: Accom­mo­da­tion of reli­gious minori­ties

Pro­fes­sor Robert Vipond
Exper­tise: Polit­i­cal devel­op­ment; fed­er­al­ism; health­care

Pro­fes­sor Gra­ham White
Exper­tise: Provin­cial and Ter­ri­to­r­i­al gov­ern­ment; the North

Pro­fes­sor Lin­da White
Exper­tise: Wel­fare states; social pol­i­cy, espe­cial­ly ear­ly child­hood edu­ca­tion; law and fed­er­al­ism

Pro­fes­sor Nel­son Wise­man
Exper­tise: All Cana­di­an gov­ern­ment and pol­i­tics

Pro­fes­sor David Wolfe
Exper­tise:  Eco­nom­ic pol­i­cy; inno­va­tion; knowl­edge-based eco­nom­ic devel­op­ment

Pro­fes­sor Joe Wong
Exper­tise: Democ­ra­cy; health