Janice Gross Stein

Janice Gross Stein is the Belzberg Professor of conflict management in the department of political science and the director of the Munk School of Global Affairs at the University of Toronto. She is a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and a member of the Order of Canada and the Order of Ontario. Her most recent publications include Networks of Knowledge: Innovation in International Learning (University of Toronto Press, 2000); The Cult of Efficiency (House of Anansi Press, 2001); and Street Protests and Fantasy Parks (UBC Press, 2001). She is a contributor to Canada by Picasso: The Faces of Federalism (Conference Board of Canada, 2006) and co-author of The Unexpected War: Canada in Kandahar (Penguin Canada, 2007). She was the Massey Lecturer in 2001 and a Trudeau Fellow. She was awarded the Molson Prize by the Canada Council for an outstanding contribution by a social scientist to public debate. She is an honorary foreign member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. She has been awarded honorary doctorate of laws by the University of Alberta, the University of Cape Breton and McMaster University.

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