GSPIA Senior Fellows

The Glendon School of Public and International Affairs is delighted to welcome the following distinguished men and women who continue to contribute to higher education and community service. The faculty and students welcome their support and look forward to working with them in the coming year.


Jon AllenJon Allen 

Fellow at the Munk School of Public and International Affairs 

Affiliation: Senior Fellow


Kristin Blakely

Dr. Blakely is a public sociologist committed to advancing gender equality through scholarly teaching, advocacy, and board work. She holds a doctorate in sociology and gender & women’s studies from Loyola University Chicago and is currently teaching in the Glendon Sociology department.

Affiliation: Senior Fellow

Mary Anne Chambers Mary Anne Chambers 

Governor of Canada’s International Development Research Centre and a Director of GraceKennedy Ltd.  

Affiliation: Senior Fellow


Miloud ChennouffiMiloud Chennoufi

Assistant Professor of International Relations

Affiliation: Senior Fellow



David Collenette David Collenette 

Special Advisor for Ontario high-speed rail and the former Minister of Transport Canada

Affiliation: Distinguished Senior Fellow 



Michael Dan  Michael Dan  

Michael Dan is a philanthropist and former neurosurgeon who is passionate about the unique health needs of Indigenous peoples. Michael is a member of the Order of Canada and the Order of Ontario.

Affiliation: Senior Fellow 


Raoul Delcorde Raoul Delcorde 

Former Ambassador of Belgium in Ottawa, Canada and currently the Director of Bilateral Relations at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Belgium

Affiliation: Non-Resident Senior Fellow 


Annie DemirjianAnnie Demirjian

Annie Demirjian is the former Director of the GSPIA. At the beginning of the Iraq war, she joined the United Nations and became the go-to person to help countries around the world— including Iraq, Somalia and Libya— transition to post-conflict stabilization, moving towards democracy. 

Affiliation: Director Emeritus and Senior Fellow 

Geraldine Fraser-MoleketiGeraldine Fraser-Moleketi

South African politician who was Minister for the Public Service and Administration from June 17th 1999 until September 25 th 2008.

Affiliation: Senior Fellow


Ferry de KerckhoveFerry de Kerckhove

Former Ambassador of Canada at the Arab Republic of Egypt and Professor for the MPIA 

Affiliation: Senior Fellow 


Marie Lison FougèreMarie Lison Fougère

Deputy Minister for Seniors and Accessibility and Deputy Minister Responsible for Francophone Affairs

Affiliation: Senior Fellow 


Susan PondSusan Pond

Susan Pond‘s career with the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation gives her unique insight into the peace and security challenges of the 21st century. Susan is the recipient of Canada’s Meritorious Service Cross. 

Affiliation: Senior Fellow


Diana SwainDiana Swain

The host of CBC’s The Investigators and one of Canada’s leading investigative journalists and CBC News’ Senior Investigative correspondent.

Affiliation: Senior Fellow