Liu Scholars Profiles

Aaron Pettigrew

Aaron Pettigrew
His doctoral research examines the intersections of economic policy, environmental sustainability, and cultural practice.

Abhishek Kar

Abhishek Kar
His research interest is in climate change, air pollution and health impacts of solid cooking fuel.

Adi Burton

Adi Burton
Her studies focus on ethics in student activism, which she approaches from the perspective of Jewish phenomenology.

Alexa Tanner

Alexa Tanner
Her research currently pulls from lessons learned about natural hazards from other communities.

Alexander Held

Alexander Held
His research focuses on citizen political alienation in Western democracies.

Alicia Luedke

Alicia Luedke
Her research focuses on sexual violence in armed conflict.

Alison James

Alison James
Her doctoral research looks at the interplay of transitional justice and settler colonialism.

Amber Heckelman

Amber Heckelman
Amber is committed to creating sustainable, equitable, and resilient food systems through public scholarship and knowledge mobilization.

Andreas Østhagen

Andreas Østhagen
His research work is centered around energy and security issues.

Ashli Akins

Ashli Akins
Ashli is a human rights advocate, artist, and social entrepreneur.

Balsher Sidhu

Balsher Sidhu
Balsher's interests lie in environmental sciences, sustainability, and judicious utilization of global water resources.

Bernardo Dourado Ranieri

Bernardo Dourado Ranieri
Bernardo is a second year Ph.D. student in Resource Management and Environmental Studies (RMES).

Brenda D’Acunha

Brenda D’Acunha
Her research focuses on obtaining the water and carbon footprint of different crops in Mato Grosso, Brazil, one of the main crop exporters in the world, by making direct field measurements.

Cate May Burton

Cate May Burton
Her research engages with critical theory, intersectional feminism, critical race, anti-colonial, and indigenous theories, and aims to intervene in the field of education.

Claudia Díaz

Claudia Díaz
Claudia's research interest lies in the role of early childhood education policies in educational inequalities.

Dale McCartney

Dale McCartney
His research interest is in the internationalization of higher education in Canada.