Distinguished Researchers

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More than 650 professors across 21 academic units in LA&PS are recognized by their peers in Canada and around the world for their transformative research and progressive scholarship.    They are leading experts in their fields, advancing knowledge and engaging our students, as well as the wider community on issues of social, political, economic and cultural significance.

Among our many accomplished researchers are six Canada Research Chairs, three York Research Chairs, 24 York Distinguished Research Professors, 13 Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada (and 26 Emeriti FRSC) and two Trudeau Fellows.