Western University Political ScienceFaculty of Social Science

Cristine de Clercy

Associate Professor, Co-Director, Leadership and Democracy Laboratory
Director, LEADR Research Group


Ph.D., University of Western Ontario
Telephone: 519.661.2111 ext. 85163
E-mail: c.declercy@uwo.ca
Office: Social Sciences Centre 4135

Research Interests

Professor de Clercy studies political leadership using several discrete methodological approaches to understand leadership in different contexts, and across contexts.  She specializes in the fields of Canadian politics, comparative politics, women and politics, the social economy, and political economy.

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Dr. de Clercy provides commentary concerning: political leaders and leadership; federal politics; provincial politics; the House of Commons and the Senate; political parties; women and politics; federal and provincial elections; public opinion polling; Canadian election law.

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