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Alistair Edgar

Executive Director, Academic Council on the UN System (ACUNS); Associate Professor

Areas of Expertise: The United Nations (UN); Transitional justice - Afghanistan, Cambodia, Kosovo and Uganda; Foreign and security policies, U.S., Canadian and Japanese; Defence industries, U.S., Canadian and Japanese; International conflict resolution; NATO; Russian foreign policy and defence industry policies; Value of graduate education

Biography: Current research work includes transitional justice and conflict-to-peace processes in Afghanistan, Cambodia, Uganda and Kosovo; the political, legal, economic and social dimensions of post-conflict peace and reconstruction programs; sovereignty and…


Blaine Chiasson

Associate Professor
Modern Chinese History; Sino-Russian Relations

Areas of Expertise: Modern China (1800-present); Manchuria (North East China, Korea, Russian Far East); Chinese urban history; Russian Emigres

Biography: I started my studies in Russian history and language. Gradually my interests moved to the Russian Far East and then to political/cultural and social interactions between China and Russia. My first work in this area was on the establishment of the frontier…

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Leonard Friesen

Associate Professor
Russia, Global Relations

Areas of Expertise: Global issues and trends; Russian history; Mennonites

Biography: Academic Interests …

519 884 0710 ext.3259

Erich Haberer

Professor Emeritus (Pending)

Areas of Expertise: Nazi Germany and Holocaust; War crimes and crimes against humanity; Russian Jewish history; Modern German history; Modern Jewish history

Biography: Academic Interests …

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