Our faculty is composed of officially cross-appointed academic leaders from Carleton University. The Institute is proud to encourage students to expand their minds and explore their research interests through coursework in a number of related departments that specialize in perspectives of political economy. The faculty members listed below are recognized as valuable contributors to the Institute as thesis and research essay supervisors and committee members. Students may also select a faculty member whose name is not listed below as their supervisor.
Each semester, the Institute hosts a Visiting Professor whose area of expertise is in the field of Political Economy. We have been pleased to host academic luminaries such as Harriet Friedman from Munk School of Global Affairs at University of Toronto, as well as professors from Turkey, Venezuela, Japan, Mexico, the United Kingdom, the United States and more.
Director, Institute of Political Economy
Distinguished Research Professors
Dr. Hugh Armstrong
Dr. Rianne Mahon
Adjunct Research Professors
Dr. Aaron Henry, Policy Analyst, Office of Energy Efficiency, Department of Natural Resources
Dr. Teresa Healy, Associate Professor of Sustainable Development, SIT Graduate Institute
Andrew Jackson, Senior Policy Advisor, Broadbent Institute
Dr. Tom Juravich, Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, MA
Dr. Judy Meltzer, Director General, Carbon Pricing Bureau, Environment and Climate Change Canada
Dr. B. Jane Parpart, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
Jane Stinson, Project Manager, FemNorthNet, Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women
Dr. Jeffrey Ayres, Professor and Chair, Department of Political Science and International Relations,
Saint Michael’s College, Colchester, VT