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Dr. Keith Banting, honorary doctorate recipient

Dr. Banting was recently awarded an honorary doctorate from Stockholm University in Sweden, September 28, 2013.

“It’s a nice recognition from my European colleagues,” he says of the honour, “and it gives me confidence that my work resonates internationally.”

Dr. Banting is jointly appointed in the School of Policy Studies and the Department of Political Studies. He also holds the Queen’s Research Chair in Public Policy. His recent work explores issues of multiculturalism, immigration and social policy, with aparticular focus on the impact ethnic diversity has on the welfare state. Read here for full story.