Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Daniel Westlake Wins 2021 John McMenemy Prize

Sarah SharmaWe are pleased to announce that Buchanan Postdoctoral Fellow, Dr. Daniel Westlake, has won the 2021 CPSA-ACSP John McMenemy Prize for his article titled “Following the Right: Left and Right Parties’ Influence over Multiculturalism." The John McMenemy Prize was established by CPSA-ACSP in honour of the CJPS's Administrative editor, Professor John McMenemy, who served between 1977 and 2004. The prize is awarded each year to an article published in the Canadian Journal of Political Science / Revue canadienne de science politique (CJPS-RCSP)

Daniel's article, which was published in CJPS Vol 53 No. 1, March 2020, explores partisan debate and support for multicultural policies. The full article is available online

The CPSA-ACSP shared the news to its Twitter, but is yet to post the official announcement on its website. We will update this post once the announcement becomes available. 

Congratulations, Daniel! 

For the list of short-listed candidates, and more information on the award, visit the CPSA-ACSP website.