Department of Political Studies


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Janet Hiebert has won the Queen’s University Research Excellence Prize for Social Sciences in 2016, reflecting her tremendous leadership in Canadian and comparative work on bills or rights, courts, and parliaments. Janet’s letters of support for this award came from around the globe, and reflect her international reputation on the topic. The Queen's University Prizes for Excellence in Research are the highest form of research excellence recognition from Queen's. One prize is awarded per year in each of the following five categories: Humanities, Social Sciences, Natural Sciences, Health Sciences, Engineering. This is a tremendous honour. Congratulations Janet!