Institute Lead

Dr. Christian Leuprecht is Class of 1965 Distinguished Professor at the Royal Military College of Canada and Editor-in-Chief of the Canadian Military Journal. A longtime senior fellow at the Macdonald Laurier Institute, he also directs the Institute of Intergovernmental Relations in the School of Policy Studies and is an Adjunct Research Professor in the Australian Graduate School of Policing and Security at Charles Sturt University. He is Editor-in-Chief of the Canadian Military Journal and Canadian Defence Academy Press, a former Fulbright Research Chair in Canada-US Relations at the School for Advanced International Studies at Johns Hopkins University in Washington, DC (2020) and a former Eisenhower Fellow at the NATO Defence College in Rome (2019), an elected member of the College of New Scholars of the Royal Society of Canada, and a recipient of RMC’s Cowan Prize for Excellence in Research.

Institute Lead

Dr. Jamie Ferrill is the Discipline Lead of Financial Crime Studies and Senior Lecturer in the same at the Australian Graduate School of Policing and Security, Charles Sturt University. Jamie has nearly a decade of law enforcement experience, having worked for the Canadian federal government prior to commencing an academic career. Jamie holds a PhD in Organizational Behaviour from Loughborough University (UK), a Masters in Homeland Security Leadership from the University of Connecticut, and a Bachelors in Criminal Justice from Mount Royal University (Canada). A political sociologist, Jamie researches threats to national and economic security. Her work focuses on the role of human actors and ideology in organisational processes, as well as in transnational cooperation and collaboration.

Institute Lead

Dr. Todd Hataley is a professor in the School of Justice and Community Development at Fleming College. He is a retired member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. During his tenure as a federal police officer, he worked as an investigator in organized crime, national security, cross-border crime and extra-territorial torture. Dr. Hataley is an adjunct associate professor at the Royal Military College of Canada and in the Australian Graduate School of Policing and Security at Charles Sturt University in Canberra, Australia. His research currently focuses on the management of international boundaries, money laundering, Indigenous policing and transnational crime. He is working on the IIRG’s project on the intersection of international and traditional Indigenous boundaries.

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Micro-Credit Streams

This institute can be taken to fulfill the requirements of the following stream:

Stream 3 – Modern Border Management: Law of Borders and Cross-Border Laws

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