Department of Political Studies

Department of Political Studies
Department of Political Studies

Joel Sokolsky

Joel SokolskyProfessor
PhD (Harvard); MA (John Hopkins); BA Hons (Toronto)

Tel: (613) 541-6000, ext. 3880 




Research Interests

  • Canadian foreign and defence policy
  • International security relations
  • American foreign and defence policy

Brief Biography

Dr. Sokolsky has taught at the Canadian Studies Center at SAIS, Dalhousie University and Duke University. He has been a visiting Canada-US Fulbright Scholar at Bridgewater State  and has served as a consultant to several government offices including the Associate Assistant Deputy Minister of National Defence (Policy) and the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade. He has been a member of the Secretariat Working Group of the NATO/Partnership for Peace Consortium of Defence Academies and Security Studies Institutes.