Faculty-in-Residence, Jean Monnet Chair for European Integration and Global Political Economy, Professor of Political Science

Kurt Hübner is the Institute’s EU Liaison. He is currently the Interim Director at the IES. Kurt is a political economist whose research is focused on currency regimes, trade policies as well as the relation between climate policies and innovation regimes.

Faculty-in-Residence, Canada Research Chair in Public Opinion, Elections, and Representation, Professor of Political Science

Richard Johnston is starting work on a comparative study of campaigns and elections with European and North American cases. He is also continuing his collaborative work on immigration, diversity, multiculturalism, and the welfare state.

Faculty-in-Residence, Professor of Sociology

Rima Wilkes’ research interests include political sociology, race, ethnicity and Indigenous politics, media and public opinion.