Archives: PhD Alumni Profile
Monday, November 14, 2022
PhD in Public Policy Graduate: Ian Bron
Ian Bron graduated with a PhD in Public Policy at the convocation ceremony on November 12. "I valued my time at SPPA, making new friends and colleagues, and am very grateful to the academic and administrative staff." Bron defended his PhD dissertation titled Square Peg in a Round Hole? Three Case Studies into Institutional...
Monday, June 20, 2022
PhD Graduate: Maude Marquis-Bissonnette
By Karen Kelly Whether it’s climate change, a pandemic, or immigration, the biggest issues of our day end up being dealt with at the local level. Maude Marquis-Bissonnette knows this well. While she pursued her PhD in Public Policy in the School of Public Policy and Administration (SPPA), she was also a city councillor...
Wednesday, December 1, 2021
PhD Alumnus Nick Falvo Wins CMHC Award for Housing Research
School of Public Policy and Administration (SPPA) alumnus Nick Falvo has won the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation President’s Medal for Outstanding Housing Research for his efforts to improve housing stability among Indigenous residents in Calgary. Falvo, who earned a PhD in Public Policy from SPPA in 2015, worked with Horizon Housing,...