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Adrian A. Smith

Associate Professor

Degrees:B.A (Honours)(Western), LL.B (Osgoode), LL.M. (Osgoode), D.C.L (Doctorate)(McGill, Law)
Phone:613-520-2600 x. 3608
Office:C476 LA (Loeb Building)

Professor Smith joined the Department of Law and Legal Studies in July 2011 and is cross-appointed to the Institute of Political Economy and the Institute of African Studies.  He enjoys wide-ranging research interests covering areas of labour studies and the global economy, migration, the political economy of development, anti-racism, social movements, and visual legal studies.  His research projects have taken him to northern Africa, western Europe, South America, the Caribbean, and throughout the U.S. and Canada.  Dr Smith has taught Regulating Work in the Global Economy, Settler Colonialism and Belonging In Canada (Methods & Theory II), Historical Perspectives on Law and Society, Law and Development, Political Economy: Core Concepts, Contracts, and Labour Law.