8 December 2017

The Royal Society of Canada elected 2010 fellow and UQAM professor of political science Alain-G. Gagnon president of its Academy of Social Sciences during the Royal Society's Annual General Meeting in Winnipeg. Gagnon takes over from 2006 fellow Constance Backhouse. Established in 1883, the Society's primary objective is to promote learning and research in the arts, the humanities, and the natural and social sciences.

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Alain-G. Gagnon

An internationally renowned researcher and political scientist, Gagnon actively contributes to the debate on the organization and future of western societies.

2010 Fellows