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Best wishes to our newest Graduates!


Pictured from L-R: Kiernan McClelland, Dr. Saira Bano and Dr. William McAuley

Kiernan McClelland graduated with his MSS from the thesis-based program. His thesis was “A Canadian Space Odyssey: Canada, the Great Space Powers, and the Space Power Dilemma”.  Kiernan is now at Carleton University working on his doctoral degree.
 

Dr. Saira Bano graduated with her Doctor of Philosophy and her dissertation was on “Norm Change and Contestation in the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Regime: The India-U.S. Nuclear Deal”. Saira is now teaching at Mount Royal University where her research focuses on the nuclear non-proliferation regime, nuclear weapons issues in South Asia and International Relations theories.
  

Dr. William (Bill) McAuley graduated with his Doctor of Philosophy and his dissertation was “Beyond Delusions of Grand Strategy: A Centrifugal National Security Strategy for Canada”.

 

CMSS offers congratulations to those graduates not in attendance.

Dr. Shaiel Ben-Ephraim graduated with his Doctor of Philosophy and his dissertation was “Can We Settle This: The settlements in the occupied territories and U.S. – Israel relations, 1967-1981”.  Shaiel was awarded the position of Postdoctoral Fellow at the UCLA International Institute’s Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for Israel Studies for the 2017-2018 academic year. 

Christian Halt graduated with his MSS from the thesis-based program. His thesis was “Territorial Disputes in the Artic: Prospects for Conflict and Cooperation”. Christian is currently in the U.K. pursuing his law degree.

Michael Walz graduated with his MSS from the course-based program. Mike was our first student to partake in our exchange with Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic.