If you would like to contribute to this discussion, please familiarize yourself with this series and propose a topic and approach to the Deputy Director, Dr Howard Coombs.


The Centre for International and Defence Policy at Queen’ University is an independent research institute  that facilitates peer reviewed and evidence-based research on international and defence policy issues. The opinions and analysis presented within the content these papers are solely the author’s and do not reflect the opinions and beliefs of the CIDP. or its affiliates and partners.

8-4 Pan-Domain Approach


Volume 8, Issue 4 - November 2022

Re-evaluating the Defence and Security Landscape: The Pan Domain Approach

by: Chelsea Pope

8-3 Recruitment & retention


Volume 8, Issue 3 - September 2022

Recommendations for improving recruitment and retention in the Army Reserve

by: Benn Fisher, Stéfanie von Hlatky, Bibi Imre-Millei, Wesley Nicol

8-2 Thomas Turmel


Volume 8, Issue 2 - July 2022

Framing Disinformation on Social Media in Canada: An unavoidable domestic and foreign threat

by: Thomas Turmel, Royal Military College of Canada

Morgan Fox - Post-Millenials and the Canadian Armed Forces

Volume 8, Issue 1 - March 2022

Post-Millennials and the Canadian Armed Forces

by: Morgan Fox, Queen's University


Past Briefs

Issue Title Author Date


Explaining the Readiness Crisis [PDF 733kb] 

Colonel Marcus Acosta



Military Procurement and the 2015 Election [PDF 513kb]

Kim Richard Nossal 



Partnering and Army Doctrine [PDF 386kb]

Colonel Thomas A. Crowson  2015