February 15, 2012

Mount Allison University Professor James Devine to testify at Canadian Senate Hearing


One of my professors, Dr. James Devine will be travelling to Ottawa to testify before the Canadian Senate's Foreign Affairs and International Trade Standing Committee to "Examine and report on Canadian foreign policy regarding Iran, its implications, and other related matters". His testimony will begin at 11:30am Atlantic and will be webcast live via Parliament's website.

Dr. Devine's research specialties include: International relations and foreign policy in the Middle East; the politics and foreign policy of Iran, international rivalries and protracted conflicts; democracy and authoritarian politics in the Middle East. He is also a senior research fellow with The Interuniversity Consortium for Arab and Middle Eastern Studies based out of McGill University.