10 January 2017

Since January 2017, 2010 Trudeau Fellow Alain-G. Gagnon is the new chairholder of the Chaire d’études du Québec contemporain at Université Paris 3 – Sorbonne Nouvelle for the current academic year. The Chair’s program of work will illuminate the relationship between culture, literature and politics in Quebec.

An internationally renowned researcher and political scientist, Alain-G. Gagnon is a full professor of political science at the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), where he holds the Canada Research Chair in Quebec and Canadian Studies. He is the founding director of the Centre de recherche interdisciplinaire sur la diversité au Québec (CRIDAQ). Translated into several languages, his research focuses on federalism, nationalism, citizenship and diversity.

Read Professor Gagnon’s interview about his new mandate (in French only)
Consult the calendar of activities (in French only)

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