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Our Fellows examine issues of military, defence, security and strategy from varying disciplines, including anthropology, political science, history, religious studies, economics, and computer science.

Canadian Military Studies
Dr. David Bercuson Canadian Defence & Foreign Policy, Canadian Military History, WWII
Dr. Robert Bergen Military & the Media, Military Journalism
Dr. Patrick Brennan Canadian Military, The Great War/WWI
Dr. Ian Brodie Political Economy, Defence, and Foreign Policy
Dr. John Ferris Diplomatic, Intelligence & Military History
Dr. Rob Huebert Maritime Security, Circumpolar Relations, Canadian Foreign Policy
   
Civil-­Military Relations
Dr. David Bercuson Canadian Defence & Foreign Policy, Canadian Military History, WWII
Dr. Robert Bergen Military & the Media, Military Journalism
Dr. Patrick Brennan Canadian Military, The Great War/WWI
Dr. Sabrina Peric Paramilitarism, civil war and politics, Europe and the Middle East
Dr. Pablo Policzer Latin America, Coercive organizations
   
Peacebuilding, Development and Security
Dr. Hrach Gregorian Adjunct Professor
Dr. Erin Gibbs Van Brunschot Sociology of Violence, Criminology, and Deviance
Dr. Maureen Hiebert Human Security, International Law, and Political Violence
Lara Olson NGOs, Aid & Conflict
   
Unconventional Warfare (includes terrorism and counter insurgency)
Dr. Augustine Brannigan Civil War, Terrorism, Genocide
Dr. Gavin Cameron Terrorism
Dr. Barry Cooper Canadian Politics, War & Interpretation, Terrorism, Media, Philosophy
Dr. John Ferris Diplomatic, Intelligence & Military History
Dr. Erin Gibbs Van Brunschot Sociology of Violence, Criminology, and Deviance
Dr. James Keeley International relations, Proliferation of WMD, United Nations
Dr. Tom Keenan Computer security, Social implications of Technology
Dr. Sabrina Peric Paramilitarism, civil war and politics, Europe and the Middle East
Dr. Tim Stapleton  African Military History
Domestic Security / Hemispheric Security 
The Americas  
Dr. Christon Archer Mexican & Latin American Military and Naval History
Dr. David Bercuson Canadian Defence & Foreign Policy, Canadian Military History, WWII
Dr. Ian Brodie Political Economy, Defence, and Foreign Policy
Dr. Barry Cooper Canadian Politics, War & Interpretation, Terrorism, Media, Philosophy
Dr. Petra Dolata Energy Security Policy, Petroleum Industry
Dr. Maureen Hiebert Human Security, International Law, and Political Violence
Dr. Hendrik Kraay Latin American Military History
Dr. Pablo Policzer Latin America, Coercive organizations
Dr. Stephen Randall U.S. Foreign Policy, Inter-American Relations, Oil Policy
Dr. Frank Towers  U.S. Military and Political History
Europe & Russia/Soviet  
Dr. Holger Herwig Military & Strategic Studies, European History, Naval History
Dr. Alexander Hill Soviet Military, naval & strategic history
   
Asia  
Dr. David Curtis Wright Diplomacy & warfare in imperial China
   
Domestic Security (General)
Dr. Paul Chastko Energy Security Policy, Petroleum Industry
Dr. Tom Keenan Computer security, Social implications of Technology
   
Africa  
Dr. Tim Stapleton  African Military History
Ethics and Morality in Conflict
Dr. Augustine Brannigan Civil War, Terrorism, Genocide
Dr. Barry Cooper Canadian Politics, War & Interpretation, Terrorism, Media, Philosophy
Dr. Erin Gibbs Van Brunschot Sociology of Violence, Criminology, and Deviance
Dr. Maureen Hiebert Human Security, International Law, and Political Violence
Dr. Tom Keenan Computer security, Social implications of Technology
Dr. Cooper Langford Science & technology in society
   
Seapower/Naval History
Dr. Christon Archer Mexican & Latin American Military and Naval History
Dr. Holger Herwig Military & Strategic Studies, European History, Naval History
Dr. Alexander Hill Soviet Military, naval & strategic history
Dr. Rob Huebert Maritime Security, Circumpolar Relations, Canadian Foreign Policy
   
Arctic Security
Dr. Petra Dolata Energy Security Policy, Petroleum Industry
Dr. Rob Huebert Maritime Security, Circumpolar Relations, Canadian Foreign Policy
   
Strategic Thought 
Dr. David Bercuson Canadian Defence & Foreign Policy, Canadian Military History, WWII
Dr. Barry Cooper Canadian Politics, War & Interpretation, Terrorism, Media, Philosophy
Dr. John Ferris Diplomatic, Intelligence & Military History
Dr. Holger Herwig Military & Strategic Studies, European History, Naval History
Dr. Alexander Hill Soviet Military, naval & strategic history
Dr. Rob Huebert Maritime Security, Circumpolar Relations, Canadian Foreign Policy
Dr. James Keeley International relations, Proliferation of WMD, United Nations
   
Israeli Security Studies
Dr. Michael Keren International Relations, Israeli Military Security
Dr. Shlomit Keren Isreali Defence history & Policy
   
United States Policy & Politics
Dr. Stephen Randall U.S. Foreign Policy, Inter-American Relations, Oil Policy
Dr. Terry Terriff Political Science
Dr. Frank Towers  U.S. Military and Political History