Meet our Experts

For media inquiries, the following experts are available for comment. 
Science for Peace consists of several academic experts and civil society leaders.

ROB ACHESON

Rob Acheson has served as an Expert Witness to the House of Commons on matters concerning nuclear security and policy. 

Expertise: Prohibition of nuclear weapons

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SORPONG PEOU

Sorpong Peou is Professor of Politics and Administration at Ryerson University. 

Expertise: Asia-Pacific human security, UN governance, intervention and change in Cambodia

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DEREK PAUL

Derek Lever Paul is Professor Emertius of Physics at the University of Toronto and is the author of A Leap to an Ecological Economy

Expertise: Ecological economies and sustainability, reducing industrial CO2 emissions

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RICHARD SANDBROOK

Richard Sandbrook is Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of Toronto, and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. Richard is Chair of our Nonviolent Resistance Working Group.

Expertise: Nonviolence and civil societies, the Global South, Democracy, the Neoliberal Global Order, and Globalization

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Arnd Jurgensen

Arnd Jurgensen is a Faculty Member in the Department of Political Science at the University of Toronto and Chair of the Nuclear Weapons Working Group at Science for Peace.

Expertise: Nuclear weapons, regime change, democratization in Latin America, and U.S. foreign policy

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