Frédérick Gagnon is Director of the Center for United States Studies of the Raoul Dandurand Chair in Strategic and Diplomatic Studies, and Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Québec at Montreal where he teaches U.S. Politics, Government and Foreign Policy. He was a Fulbright grantee at University of Massachusetts in Amherst (2005), Visiting Scholar at the Canada Institute of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and at the Center for American Politics and Citizenship of the University of Maryland (2006), and Visiting Scholar/Professor at the Center for Canadian-American Studies of Western Washington University (2008). A second Fulbright grant allowed him to hold the Distinguished Chair in Québec Studies at the State University of New York - Plattsburgh (Fall 2014), and to be a Fulbright Scholar at the University of California - Berkeley (Spring 2015).

He is the author of one of the rare French language texbooks on the U.S. Congress (published at Presses de l’Université du Québec, 2006) and his latest publications include journal articles on U.S. congressional elections (in Politique américaine, Winter 2010-2011), U.S. Congress and foreign policy (in Foreign Policy Analysis, 2016), U.S. culture wars (in Canadian Review of American Studies, December 2010), Québec-U.S. relations (in Québec Studies, 2016), and on the representation of militarism in U.S. digital games and pop culture (in European Journal of American Studies, 2010), as well as book chapters on U.S. war on terrorism (published at CQ Press, 2013), U.S. neoconservatism (published at Athéna, 2010), and antiamericanism in Québec (published at Presses de l’Université Laval, 2010).  One of his latest books, published in 2013, studies the influence of the chairman of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee after 1945.


Brian Mulroney as a Master of Persuasion: A Discussion with Fen Hampson

August 20, 2018

On today's Global Exchange Podcast, we sit down with the Chancellor’s Professor at Carleton University, and CIGI Fellow, Fen Osler Hampson, to discuss his recently released book entitled "Master of Persuasion: Brian Mulroney's Global Legacy".


Northern defence upgrades part of plan to protect Canada’s Arctic, Sajjan says

by Alex Brockman (feat. Rob Huebert), CBC News, August 20, 2018

Les Forces canadiennes dans un Arctique en plein changement

by Mario De Ciccio (feat. Rob Huebert), Radio-Canada, August 20, 2018

China and Russia strengthening relationship in bid to thwart US dominance

by Matthew Carney (feat. Stephen Nagy), ABC, August 19, 2018

Multiculturalism is here to stay.. but what about Maxime Bernier?

by Anna Desmarais (feat. Andrew Griffith), iPolitics, August 17, 2018

What happens when building pipelines becomes Fortnite?

by Chris Varcoe (feat. Dennis McConaghy & Kevin Birn), Calgary Herald, August 17, 2018

Gracing Canada on NAFTA: Experts weigh in, one year later

by Nicole Gibillini (feat. Colin Robertson), BNN Bloomberg, August 16, 2018


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