Faculty

JSGS Faculty

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Cheryl Camillo PhD, MPA, BA JSGS Faculty , U of R

Areas of Interest: Comparative health policy , Health system reform , Canadian and U.S. public policy , Federalism , Social policy implementation , Inequality and inequity , Public administration , Health administration


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Alana Cattapan PhD, MA, B.Soc.Sc. JSGS Faculty , U of S

Areas of Interest: Public engagement in policy-making , Reproductive justice , Health policy , Reproductive biotechnology , Gender and public policy , Science and innovation policy


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Ken Coates PhD, MA, BA JSGS Faculty , U of S

Areas of Interest: Regional innovation , University education and higher education generally , Aboriginal rights and land claims , Science and technology policy , Japan and Canada-Asia relations , Northern governance and development, and circumpolar affairs


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Bruno Dupeyron PhD, MA, BA, LLB JSGS Faculty , U of R

Areas of Interest: Comparative politics , Multilevel governance , Processes of regional integration , Public action in the international and transnational fields , Border governance , Strategies of institutional building in the European Union, NAFTA and the Mercosur , Immigration policy


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Murray Fulton PhD, MSc, BA, BSA Director and Professor, JSGS

Areas of Interest: Behavioural economics , Governance , Co-operatives and the social economy , Agricultural and resource policy


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Robert E. Hawkins DCL, LLM, LLB, MA, BA JSGS Faculty , U of R

Areas of Interest: Administrative law (public inquiries, bias, standards of review) , Constitutional law (crown prerogative and conventions) , Post-secondary education policy


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Margot Hurlbert PhD, LLB, LLM, BAdmin JSGS Faculty , U of R

Areas of Interest: Law , Energy Policy , Environment, climate change, water, and sustainability , Adaptive governance , Risk and decision-making


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Tarun Katapally PhD, MSc, MBBS JSGS Faculty , U of R

Areas of Interest: Population health policy interventions , Active living policy , Indigenous health , Child and youth health , Health policy , Health geography , Digital epidemiology , Computational epidemiology , Mixed-methods , Community-based participatory research , Integrated knowledge translation


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Iryna Khovrenkov PhD, MA, BA JSGS Faculty , U of R

Areas of Interest: Economics of charities , Foundation and leadership giving , Applied microeconomics , Public economics and tax policy


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Justin Longo PhD, MPA, BA JSGS Faculty , U of R

Areas of Interest: Digital governance , Open governance , Computer-supported collaboration , Big data for policy making , Environmental sustainability


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Kathleen McNutt PhD, MA, BA (hon) JSGS Professor, and U of R Associate Vice-President (Research) and Dean of Graduate Studies and Research

Areas of Interest: Digital government , Social Media , Policy Analysis , Program Evaluation


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Haizhen Mou PhD, MA, BA JSGS Faculty , U of S

Areas of Interest: Fiscal policy , Health policy


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Peter W.B. Phillips PhD, MSc, BA JSGS Faculty , U of S

Areas of Interest: Science, technology and innovation policy , International political economy , Regulation, governance and trade policy , Decision making theory and behavioural experimentation


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Marc-André Pigeon PhD, MA, BA Assistant Professor, JSGS U of S campus; Director and Strategic Research Fellow, Centre for the Study of Co-operatives

Areas of Interest: Co-operatives , Behavioural economics and psychology , Money, banking and the financial sector , Fiscal and monetary policy


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Ken Rasmussen PhD, MPA, BA Director and Professor, JSGS

Areas of Interest: Public enterprise management , Administrative reform , Administrative history , Non-profit organizations , Ethics and leadership , Provincial politics


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Jeremy Rayner PhD, MA Professor

Areas of Interest: Global forest governance , Resource, environmental and energy policies , Policy theory (especially institutionalism and problems of policy change)


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Peggy Schmeiser PhD, MA, BA, BSc JSGS Faculty , U of S

Areas of Interest: Secularism/Religion law and policy , Science and innovation policy , Culture and heritage policy


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Elizabeth Schwartz PhD, MA, BPAPM JSGS Faculty , U of S

Areas of Interest: Local government and governance , Climate change and environmental policy , Energy policy , Qualitative research methodology


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Amy Zarzeczny BA, LLB, LLM JSGS Faculty , U of R

Areas of Interest: Health law , Health and science policy , Governance of emerging, unproven and experimental medical interventions and biomedical technologies , Medical tourism


Professors Emeritus

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Michael Atkinson PhD, MA, BA Professor Emeritus

Areas of Interest: Structure of government , Political economy of public policy , Ethics and corruption


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Brett Fairbairn PhD, BA Professor Emeritus and Adjunct Professor

Areas of Interest: Governance and innovation in non-profit enterprises , Membership, participation, and organizational identity , History of democracy and democratic movements , Co-operatives in the new economy


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M. Rose Olfert MSc, BA Professor Emerita and MIT Program Coordinator

Areas of Interest: Public policy , Rural/regional economics , Rural-urban interdependence , People-based vs. Place-based policy , Rural economic restructuring , Resource based economies


Associate Members

Loleen Berdahl PhD, BA Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Canadian politics , Research methodology , Political theory


Beth R.E. Bilson PhD, MA, BA, LLB Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Labour and administrative law


Maureen Bourassa PhD, MSc, BComm Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Respect in Marketing Relationships , Stakeholder Engagement , Corporate Social Responsibility , Consumer and Public Attitudes , Nonprofit and Performing Arts Marketing


Joel Bruneau PhD Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: International Trade , Environmental Economics , Resource Economics , Water Resource Economics , Industrial Structure


Brian Christie Associate Members , U of R

Areas of Interest: Mathematics, physics and economics , strategic planning, government-university relations, strategic enrolment management, and university administration.


Douglas A. Clark PhD, MSc, BSc Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Polar bear-human conflicts , Decision-making under conditions of rapid social-ecological change , Wildlife and protected area management , Environmental governance and policy processes


Kalowatie Deonandan PhD, MA, BA Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Mining and Development in Latin America , Women and Mining , Women and Nuclear , Resource development in Latin America , Canadian foreign policy , The promotion of Canada's resource industries overseas


Jim Farney Associate Members , U of R

Areas of Interest: Canadian party politics , Political institutions , Religion and politics


Joseph Garcea PhD, MPA, MA, BA Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Local government , Public administration , Public policy analysis


Don Gilchrist PhD Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Regional economic structure , Urban economics , Public economics


Richard S. Gray PhD, MSc, BSA Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Economics of innovation , Grain marketing , Science policy


Jill. E. Hobbs PhD, MA, B.Sc. (Econ) Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Food safety , Quality and traceability , Supply chain relationships in the agri-food sector , Consumer behaviour


Bob Kayseas PhD, MBA, BA Associate Members , U of R

Associate Member, Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy; Associate Vice-President, Academic, First Nations University of Canada


William Kerr Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Commercial policy , International trade


Wallace Lockhart PhD, FCMA, CMA, MBA, BComm Associate Members , U of R

Areas of Interest: Health systems research


David McGrane PhD Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Canadian, Saskatchewan and Quebec politics


Tom McIntosh Associate Members , U of R

Associate Member, Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Regina; Professor and Department Head, Department of Politics and International Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Regina


Hans Michelmann PhD Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Comparative politics (Western Europe) , European integration , Comparative public policy and administration


Kara Somerville PhD, MA, BA Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Globalization , Immigration , Transnational practices , Race and ethnic relations , Family


Chelsea Willness PhD Associate Members , U of S

Areas of Interest: Social/environmental responsibility and organizational reputation , Non-profit governance , Student engagement and experiential learning , Community partnerships and stakeholder engagement , Attracting, selecting, and retaining talent , Leadership and sustainability


Adjunct Professors

Yvonne Boyer Adjunct Professors

Areas of Interest: Indigenous health and wellness


David Castle Adjunct Professors

Areas of Interest: Ethics and governance of bioproducts and crops


Jeremy de Beer Adjunct Professors

Areas of Interest: Intellectual property , Biotechnology , Information communications issues


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Brett Fairbairn PhD, BA Professor Emeritus and Adjunct Professor

Areas of Interest: Governance and innovation in non-profit enterprises , Membership, participation, and organizational identity , History of democracy and democratic movements , Co-operatives in the new economy


Konstantinos Giannakas PhD, MSc, D.S.P.U., B.Sc. Adjunct Professors

Areas of Interest: Food system innovation , Food and agricultural policy


Sylvan Katz MSc, BSc, D.Phil Adjunct Professors , U of S

Areas of Interest: Science and innovation systems


Lou Hammond Ketilson PhD, BA, MBA Adjunct Professors , U of S

Areas of Interest: Science, technology and innovation policy , Use of complexity science to inform public policy and evaluation methods of complex innovation and science systems , Bibliometric indicators with a specific emphasis on scale-independent measures


Greg Marchildon PhD, MA, BA, JD Adjunct Professors

Areas of Interest: Canadian public policy and economic history , Evolution of public health care in Canada , Political, administrative and economic history of postwar Saskatchewan , Public health care policy in Canada and other advanced industrialized nations and comparative health systems


Gary N. Wilson PhD Adjunct Professors , U of S

Areas of Interest: Arctic politics and governance , Impacts of global processes and change on communities


Brian Wixted PhD Adjunct Professors

Areas of Interest: A long interest in the idea of structural analysis of the evolution of the global economy (see Springer 2009) , Adoption of new digital technologies in specific economic settings (especially mining and agriculture) , 21st Century disrupted innovation policy – adapting to the cyber-economy as much as simply promoting firms to create “innovation”


Lihui Zhang Adjunct Professors



Professional Affiliates

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Lisa Clark PhD, MA, BA Professional Affiliates , U of S

Areas of Interest: Food technology & policy , Risk governance , Social perceptions of risk , Food labels , Food security , GM foods , Food & agricultural movements


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Robert Dobrohoczki Professional Affiliates


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James Leach Professional Affiliates

Areas of Interest: International trade development , International business


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Dion Martens PhD Professional Affiliates , U of S

Professional Affiliate, Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Saskatchewan; Executive Officer, Office of the Vice-President Research, University of Saskatchewan


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Wayne Robinson Professional Affiliates


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Sanjeev Singh Professional Affiliates


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Jacquie Thomarat PhD Professional Affiliates , U of S

Professional Affiliate, Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, University of Saskatchewan (USask); Director, Resource Allocation and Planning, Institutional Planning and Assessment, USask


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May Yeung BA, MBA Professional Affiliates , U of S

Areas of Interest: International economics , Export policy , GMO regulations , International trade agreements