School of Policy Studies

School of Policy Studies
School of Policy Studies

The People at SPS

The School of Policy Studies is located in Robert Sutherland Hall, Queen's University.
138 Union Street, Kingston, ON
3rd Floor

Name Position Email Office Telephone

Warren Mabee

Associate Dean and Director         301A 613-533-3020

Gail MacAllister

Department Manager/MPA Program Director 301B 613-533-6085
Fiona Froats MPA/PMPA Program Administrator 319 613-533-6200
Chris Cornish Communications and Events Coordinator 307 613-533-6217
Mark Howes Publications 309 613-533-2192
Yuhong Lin Financial Analyst 311 613-533-6000 x75702
Elizabeth Thomas Admissions Assistant 301 613-533-2960
Lee Van Niedek Departmental Assistant 301 613-533-3020



Name Position Email Office

Naomi Alboim

Adjunct Professor/Distinguished Fellow  
Ugurhan Berkok Adjunct Professor  

Randy Boyes

Adjunct Professor  

Kathy L. Brock

Professor and Senior Fellow 328
David Detomasi Director, Academic Development  

Patrick Deutscher

Adjunct Professor  

Weili Ding

Associate Professor  

Don Drummond

Adjunct Professor and Stauffer-Dunning Fellow  

Morah Fenning

Adjunct Professor  

Alison Fraser

Adjunct Professor  

Andrew Graham

Adjunct Professor 316

Wenjue Knutsen

Adjunct Professor 315

Rachel Laforest

Associate Professor  

Eugene Lang

Adjunct Professor 317

Steven Lehrer


Warren Mabee

Associate Dean and Director, Associate Professor 301C

Barbara Martin

Adjunct Professor 335A

Jamshed Merchant

Adjunct Professor 323
Martha Munezhi Adjunct Professor  

Kim Nossal

Professor, and General Editor, Queen's Policy Studies Series  

Bryne Purchase

Adjunct Professor  

Duncan Sinclair

Adjunct Professor  

Arthur Stewart

Adjunct Professor  

Lori Turnbull

Adjunct Professor  
David M.C. Walker Professor (cross-appointed) 335

Bob Watts

Adjunct Professor  
Cross-Appointed Faculty
Name Position Email

Marcia Finlayson

Professor and Director, School of Rehabilitation Medicine

Ian Gilron

Director of Clinical Pain Research, Professor of Anesthesiology and Biomedical Sciences
Michael Green Brian Hennen Chair and Head, Department of Family Medicine, Professor of Family Medicine and Public Health Sciences

Kieran Moore

Professor of Emergency and Family Medicine and CEO/ Medical Officer of Health for KFL&A Public Health  

John Muscedere

Professor of Medicine, Research Director, Department of Critical Care Medicine, and Scientific Director for Canadian Frailty Network

Richard Reznick

Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences, Professor, Department of Surgery, and Chief Executive Officer, Southeastern Ontario Academic Medical Organization (SEAMO)

Chris Simpson

Vice-Dean (Clinical), Faculty of Health Sciences and Professor of Medicine (Cardiology);  Medical Director, Southeastern Ontario Academic Medical Organization (SEAMO)
Emeritus Professors
Name Position Email

Keith Banting

Emeritus Professor

Thomas Courchene

Emeritus Professor
Peter Harrison Emeritus Professor

William Leiss Emeritus Professor

Robert Wolfe

Emeritus Professor
Distinguished and Emeritus Fellows

Distinguished Fellows are highly respected professionals with extensive leadership experience in government at the municipal., provincial/territorial, national or international levels, the private or the non-profit sector. They play an integral role in the School’s policy community and participate in School’s teaching, research and knowledge dissemination activities in a variety of ways. This includes sharing their expertise with students and faculty, providing professional advice and career mentoring to students; giving guest lectures; and providing advice to the Executive Director and other QSPS personnel on various issues.

Name Title Email
John Adams Emeritus Fellow  

Naomi Alboim

Adjunct Professor and Distinguished Fellow

Margaret Biggs

Matthews Fellow in Global Public Policy
Ed Broadbent Emeritus Fellow

Malcolm Brown Distinguished Fellow  

Helen Cooper

Distinguished Fellow
Kevin Costante Distinguished Fellow  

John M. Curtis

Emeritus Fellow

Caroline Davis

Distinguished Fellow

Don Drummond

Adjunct Professor and Stauffer-Dunning Fellow
David Lindsay Distinguished Fellow
Craig McFadyen Emeritus Fellow

Peter Milliken Emeritus Fellow
Maureen O'Neil Emeritus Fellow
Victor Rabinovitch Emeritus Fellow
Roy Romanow Emeritus Fellow; Chancellor, University of Saskatchewan
Hugh Segal Matthews Fellow in Global Public Policy
Duncan G. SInclair Adjunct Professor and Distinguished Fellow
David Szwarc Distinguished Fellow; Chief Administrative Officer, Region of Peel
George Thomson Distinguished Fellow
Bob Watts Adjunct Professor and Distinguished Fellow; Chief of Staff, Assembly of First Nations
Hugh Winsor Emeritus Fellow