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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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. Maureen Hiebert Human Security, International Law, and Political Violence
Dr. Hendrik Kraay Latin American Military History
Dr. Pablo Policzer Latin America, Coercive organizations
Dr. Frank Towers U.S. Military and Political History
Europe & Russia/Soviet  
Dr. Alexander Hill Soviet Military, naval & strategic history
Asia  
Dr. David Curtis Wright Diplomacy & warfare in imperial China
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. 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
Seapower/Naval History
Dr. Alexander Hill Soviet Military, naval & strategic history
Dr. Rob Huebert Maritime Security, Circumpolar Relations, Canadian Foreign Policy
Arctic Security
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. Alexander Hill Soviet Military, naval & strategic history
Dr. Rob Huebert Maritime Security, Circumpolar Relations, Canadian Foreign Policy
United States Policy & Politics
Dr. Terry Terriff Political Science
Dr. Frank Towers  U.S. Military and Political History