SUPPORT US

Jeff Kucharski is an Adjunct Professor at Royal Roads University and teaches courses in the School of Business. Dr. Kucharski is a strategic thinker, policy entrepreneur and international business facilitator. Over the course of his broad and diverse public service career, he held roles responsible for international business and trade development, policy development, strategic planning, strategic partnership building, national and international government relations, energy regulatory affairs and project management. Dr. Kucharski spent almost half his working career in Japan in various roles including with the Seibu Group, as the Government of Alberta’s trade representative in Tokyo and as Consul and Senior Trade Commissioner with the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade in Nagoya. As Assistant Deputy Minister at the Alberta Department of Energy, he co-led various federal-provincial task groups on energy issues, led a major regulatory review of Alberta's energy sector, and negotiated formal energy cooperation agreements with the governments of China and Japan to enhance energy security and expand energy cooperation.

Prof. Kucharski’s academic research interests include international trade, energy policy, energy trade, and the geopolitics of the international energy business. He has published peer-reviewed research in several international journals and with various academic institutions, including the Canadian Global Affairs Institute, the Macdonald-Laurier Institute, University of British Columbia School of Public Policy and Global Affairs and the University of Calgary Policy School.

Prof. Kucharski holds a Doctor of Energy Science degree (Ph.D) from the Graduate School of Energy Science, Department of Socio-environmental Energy Science, Kyoto University in Japan and MBA and B.Com degrees from the University of Alberta.


RECENT PUBLICATIONS BY JEFFREY KUCHARSKI

The CPTPP Bids of China and Taiwan: Issues and Implications
Energy, Trade and Geopolitics In Asia: The Implications for Canada

VIEW ALL

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
 
UPCOMING EVENTS

CONFERENCE
Canadian Agri-Food in an Hungry World

Ottawa, Ontario

January, 31 2023

SEARCH
LATEST TWEETS

HEAD OFFICE
Canadian Global Affairs Institute
Suite 1800, 150–9th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2P 3H9

 

OTTAWA OFFICE
Canadian Global Affairs Institute
8 York Street, 2nd Floor
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 5S6

 

Phone: (613) 288-2529
Email: [email protected]
Web: cgai.ca

 

Making sense of our complex world.
Déchiffrer la complexité de notre monde.

 

© 2002-2022 Canadian Global Affairs Institute
Charitable Registration No. 87982 7913 RR0001

 


Sign in with Facebook | Sign in with Twitter | Sign in with Email