Impact

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Research Impact

We are a diverse community of scholars dedicated to world-class research, teaching, and service. Our faculty research is recognized both regionally and globally, with a broad scope of original scholarship and publications, and significant contributions to international dialogues and policy development.

 

Research Excellence

Our scholars continue to shine, both globally and in the region, with a range of original research projects, publications, and involvement in major international conferences. Our in-house research institute, the Center for International and Regional Studies, provides a forum for globally and locally relevant research while encouraging an exchange of ideas with scholars, opinion-makers, practitioners, and activists.

Meanwhile, our students’ commitment to academic excellence has resulted in achievements including numerous awards, publications in peer reviewed journals, participation in international research programs, and the student run Annual Undergraduate Research Conference, an international academic research conference for undergraduate students.

Faculty Books

Faculty Publications

Our faculty disseminate their research through books, peer reviewed journal articles, and white papers, and through academic conference presentations around the world. They are editors for important journals in their field, and are frequently asked to give insight on their areas of expertise around current events in the news.

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Awards for Research

A number of our faculty have received research awards for their publications. Granted by professional organizations, these awards are an important acknowledgment of the quality and impact of the research conducted at GU-Q.

Max Oitdman

Max Oidtmann

2020 E. Gene Smith Inner Asian Book prize (Association for Asian Studies). Forging the Golden Urn: The Qing Empire and the Politics of Reincarnation in Tibet. New York: Columbia. University Press, 2018.

Phoebe Musandu

Phoebe Musandu

2019 Eugenia M. Palmegiano Prize (American Historical Association). Pressing Interests: The Agenda and Influence of a Colonial East African Newspaper Sector. Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2018.

Mohamed Zayani

Mohamed Zayani

2019 ISA-ICOMM International Communication Best Book Award (International Studies Association), and many more. Networked Publics and Digital Contention: The Politics of Everyday Life in Tunisia. Oxford Studies in Digital Politics Series. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015.

Faculty Annual Reports

Our Faculty Annual Report highlights the achievements and activities of GU-Q’s world-class faculty throughout the academic year.