Full-Time Faculty

Christopher Alcantara

Christopher Alcantara

Professor, Graduate Chair
calcanta@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85171

SSC 4144
Office Hours
Fall: M/W 12:45-1:45PM (or By Appointment)
Winter: M 2:30-3:30PM (or By Appointment)
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Governance, Institutions, Intergovernmental Relations, Indigenous-Settler Politics, Political Behaviour, Elections and Voting Behaviour

Teaching
Canadian Politics, Public Administration, Public Policy, Multilevel Governance, Regional and Local Government


Robert Andersen

Andersen

Professor (cross-appointed)
Dean of Social Science
Professor of Sociology, Political Science and Statistics
socsci-dean@uwo.ca
519-661-2053

SSC 9438

Research
Inequality, Politics and Democracy, Political Behaviour and Elections, Applied Statistics and Survey Methods


Cameron Anderson

Anderson

Associate Professor
Co-Director, Political Behaviour Research Group
cander54@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 81163

SSC 4217
Office Hours
Fall/Winter: TH 2:00-3:30PM
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Canadian Politics, Elections, Voting, Public Opinion, Multilevel Governance

Teaching
Canadian Politics, Political Behaviour, Multilevel Governance


Dave Armstrong

Armstrong

Associate Professor
Director, Centre for Computational and Quantitative Social Science
dave.armstrong@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 x85160

SSC 4142
Office hours
Fall: TU 1:00-2:30PM (or By Appointment)
Winter: By Appointment
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Statistics, Measurement, Data Visualization, Human Rights, Democracy, Conflict

Teaching
Generalized Linear Models, Measurement, Data Visualization, Research Design, Bayesian Statistics


Nandita Biswas Mellamphy

BiswasMellamphy

Associate Professor
nbiswasm@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 81161

SSC 4133
Office Hours
Fall: M 1:30-2:20PM & W 12:30-1:20PM (or By Appointment)
Winter: M/TU 1:30-2:20PM (or By Appointment)
Summer: By Appointment

Research 
Political Theory, Post-Structuralism, Techno-Politics and Digital Culture, War and Surveillance

Teaching
History of Political Thought (Antiquity, Modernity, Postmodernity), Critical Theories, Feminism, and War on Terror


Dan Bousfield

Bousfield

Assistant Professor
Director of IR Program
dbousfie@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85114

SSC 4164
Office Hours
Fall: M/W 8:30-10:30AM (or By Appointment)
Winter: M 7:30-9:20AM / W 8:30-10:20AM (or By Appointment)
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Political Economy of Protest, Psychoanalysis and Politics, Gender Studies, International Relations and Qualitative Methodology, Ethnography, Korean Social Movements, Militant Masculinities

Teaching
International Relations, International Political Economy, Comparative Politics, East Asian Politics


Cristine de Clercy

deClercy

Associate Professor
Co-Director, Leadership and Democracy Laboratory
c.declercy@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85163

SSC 4135
Office Hours
Fall: M 1:15-2:00PM (or By Appointment)
Winter: M 1:00-2:00PM (or By Appointment)
Summer: By Appointment

Research 
Political Leadership, Canadian Politics, Public Policy, Comparative Politics

Teaching
Canadian Politics, Leadership, Public Policy and Methodology


Caroline Dick

No Photo Dick

Associate Professor
cdick4@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85167

SSC 4088
Office Hours
Fall: No Office Hours
Winter:No Office Hours
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Constitutional Politics, Legal Method, Aboriginal Politics, Difference Politics, the Politics of Identity

Teaching
Canadian Politics, Women and Politics, Law and Politics


Radoslav Dimitrov

dimitrov

Associate Professor
radoslav.dimitrov@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85023

SSC 4219
Office Hours
Fall: M/TH 10:00-12:00PM
Winter: By Appointment
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Climate Change Politics, Persuasion in International Negotiations, International Environmental Agreements, Global Governance and Institutions, Norms in World Politics, Environmental Security, Science, Knowledge and Collective Action

Teaching
International Relations Theory, Climate Change Politics, Global Environment Politics and International Law, UN Diplomacy and Negotiations, International Institutions and Global Governance


Marta Dyczok

Dyczok

Associate Professor
Joint Appointment with History
mdyczok@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 84982

LwH 2246
Office Hours
Fall/Winter: W 1:30-3:30 PM (or By Appointment)
Summer: By Appointment

Research
International Politics and History with Focus on Eastern Europe, the Former Soviet Union and Specifically Ukraine, Media Migration, Post-Communism

Teaching
Russian and East European Politics and History, Comparative Politics


Elizabeth Finneron-Burns

Elizabeth Finneron-Burns

Assistant Professor (July 1, 2019)
efinnero@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 82236

SSC 4138
Office Hours
Fall: TBD
Winter: TBD
Summer: TBD

Research
Future Generations, Contractualism, Human Extinction, Global Justice, Applied Ethics

Teaching
Contemporary Political Theory, History of Political Thought, Applied Ethics

 


Adam Harmes

Harmes

Associate Professor
aharmes@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85173

SSC 4155
Office Hours
Fall: M 1:30-2:30 PM & TU 11:00-12:00 PM
Winter: M 1:30-2:30PM & TU 11:00-12:00 PM
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Conservative and Progressive Interest Groups and Political Parties (Canada, US, Anglosphere), Advocacy and Election Campaign Techniques, Economic and Foreign Policy

Teaching
Business and Government, Political Strategy and Communication, International Relations


Martin Horak

Horak

Associate Professor
mhorak@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85002

SSC 4223
Office Hours
Fall: W 10:30-11:30AM (or By Appointment)
Winter: By Appointment
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Comparative Urban Politics (North America and Europe), Multilevel Urban Governance, Institutional Change in Urban Politics

Teaching
Local and Urban Politics (Canadian and Comparative), Organizational Behaviour


Charles Jones

Jones

Acting Chair (July 1/18 - June 30/19)
& Associate Professor
cwjones@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 88562 (Chair's Office, SSC 4152)
519-661-2111 X 85060 (Faculty Office, SSC 4129)

Office Hours
Fall/Winter: By Appointment
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Cosmopolitanism, Theories of Justice, International Political Theory, Normative Aspects of Nationalism

Teaching
International Justice, History of Political Thought, Contemporary Political Thought


Matthew Lebo

Matt Lebo

Department Chair (August 1, 2019), Professor
mlebo2@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 88652

SSC 4152
Office Hours
Fall: By Appointment
Winter: By Appointment
Summer: By Appointment

Research
The American Congress and the Presidency, Political Parties, Political Behaviour and Elections, British Politics, Political Methodology

Teaching
American Politics, Political Behaviour, British Politics, and Research Methods


Joseph Lyons

J. Lyons

Assistant Professor
Director, Local Government Program
jlyons7@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85168

SSC 4162
Office Hours
Fall/Winter: TU 10:00-12:00PM (or By Appointment)
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Local Government, Multilevel Governance, Special Purpose Bodies

Teaching
Business and Government, Local Government, Urban Political Analysis


Bruce Morrison

Morrison

Assistant Professor, Undergraduate Chair
bmorris2@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 84937

SSC 4137
Office Hours
Fall: W 1:30-3:00 PM (or By Appointment)
Winter: TU 2:00-3:30PM (or By Appointment)
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Democratization, State Formation, State Society Relations, Social Policy

Teaching
West European Politics, Social Politics, European Integration, Political Parties, Social Movements


Nigmendra Narain

Narain

Lecturer and Course Coordinator of Politics 1020E
nnarain@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85108

SSC 4149
Office Hours
Fall/Winter: TU/W/TH 2:00-3:30PM
Summer: By Appointment

Research
International Relations Theory, Feminist Theory, India and Pakistan, South Asian Women's Organizations

Teaching
International Relations, Gender and Politics


Andrés Pérez-Baltodano

Perez

Professor
aperez@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85154

SSC 4231
Office Hours
Fall/Winter: By Appointment (Retiring June 30/19)

Research
State formation in Latin America

Teaching
Religion and Politics, Latin American Politics, Cognitive Dimensions of Politics


Joanna Quinn

Joanna Quinn

Associate Professor
Director, Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction
jquinn2@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85172

SSC 4158
Office Hours
Fall: TH 9:00-10:00AM (or By Appointment)
Winter: W 9:00-10:30AM (or By Appointment)
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Truth Commissions, Transitional Justice

Teaching
Human Rights, Democratization, International Relations


Erika Simpson

Simpson

Associate Professor
simpson@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85156

SSC 4157
Office Hours
Fall: TU 1:30-2:00PM/TH 2:30-3:00PM
Winter: W 2:30-3:30PM
Summer: By Appointment

Research
International Security, Canadian Defence, Foreign Policy, NATO, Peacekeeping

Teaching
International Relations, International Security, International Relations Theory


Laura Stephenson

Stephenson

Professor
Co-Director, Political Behaviour Research Group
laura.stephenson@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85164

SSC 4228
Office Hours
Fall: TU/TH 1:00-2:00 PM (or By Appointment)
Winter: On Sabbatical (January 1-June 30, 2019)
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Political Behaviour, Elections, Institutions, Comparative Economy, Canadian Politics, Experimental Political Science

Teaching
Canadian Politics, Voting Behaviour, Methodology


Zack Taylor

Zack Taylor

Assistant Professor
Director, Centre for Urban Policy and Local Governance 
zack.taylor@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85169

SSC 4166
Office Hours
Fall/Winter: By Appointment
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Canadian and Comparative Politics and Public Policymaking, Contemporary and Historical Development of Multi-level Governance and Planning of North American Cities, Political and Electoral Geography


Mathieu Turgeon

Mathieu Turgeon

Associate Professor
mturgeo4@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 84929

SSC 4140
Office Hours
Fall: No Fall Hours
Winter: TU/TH 10:00-12:00PM
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Comparative Political Behaviour; Statistical, Experimental and Survey Methodology

Teaching
Political Psychology, Public Opinion, Methodology


Richard Vernon

Vernon

Distinguished University Professor
ravernon@uwo.ca
519-661-2111 X 85166

SSC 4216
Office Hours
Fall/Winter: M 12:30-2:30PM (or By Appointment)
Summer: By Appointment

Research
Theories of Justice, Rights, Democracy, Pluralism and Obligation

Teaching
History of Political Thought, Contemporary Political Theory