Dr. Cynthia Alexander

Professor

Office: BAC 221
Phone: (902) 585-1451
Email: cynthia.alexander@acadiau.ca

Education

Ph.D. (Queen's), B.A., M.A. (Alta.)

Research/Teaching Interests

  • Identity politics in Canada
  • First Nations Peoples in Canada
  • Canadian politics and government
  • Comparative public policy
  • Public administration
  • New media technologies
  • Northern studies in Canada
  • Intersectionality of oppressions in Canada
  • Indigenous epistemologies and political contexts
  • Place-based knowledge and narrative
  • Discursive democracy and social justice

Teaching (2018-19)

  • POLS 1303: Law, Politics & Government
  • POLS 2003: Intro to Public Policy
  • POLS 3503: Canadian Public Administration 
  • POLS 3703: Issues in Canadian Politics
  • POLS 4803/5803: Canadian Public Policy