Institute Lead

Michael Carpenter is a Post-Doctoral Fellow with BIG_Lab and a sessional instructor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Victoria. In addition to his fellowship, Michael also serves as a founding member and current Managing Editor of the Borders in Globalization Review. Michael has a PhD in Political Science from the University of Victoria (2017) and a Master of Arts in Social and Political Thought from the University of Regina (2009). His research interests include borders, Middle East politics, global politics, civil resistance, non-state governance, and the history of social and political thought.

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Micro-Credit Streams

This institute is required to complete the following stream:

Stream 2 – Modern Border Management: (Im)migration and Mobility

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