Sunday 05/15/2016 - Wednesday 05/18/2016
Le Centre Sheraton Montréal

James McGill Professor, Department of Political Science
McGill University
Richard Schultz is James McGill Professor of Political Science at McGill University where he has taught since 1979. He was educated at York University, Toronto (BA and PhD) and as a Commonwealth Scholar at the University of Manchester, England (MA). He has been a Visiting Research Fellow at the Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, the Program on Information Resources Policy, Harvard University, the Canadian Studies Center, Duke University and the Shorenstein Center on Press, Politics and Public Policy at the Kennedy School, Harvard University. He has served as a researcher for four royal commissions, as an advisor to the Minister for International Trade for the Canada-U.S. free trade negotiations, and has consulted for a number of government agencies and departments as well as private corporations. He is the author, co-author or co-editor of eight books, the most recent being Rules and Unruliness (McGill Queen’s University Press, 2014) and more than fifty articles and book chapters. He is currently working on a manuscript titled “Contested Networks: The Bureaucratic Transformation of Canadian Telecommunications 1976-1993".