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David Carment

Professional affiliation

Professor of International Affairs, Conflict Analysis, Mediation, International Organization and Negotiation and Policy Analysis

Full Biography

David Carment is a series editor for Palgrave’s Canada and International Affairs, editor of Canadian Foreign Policy Journal and Fellow of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute. His research focuses on Canadian foreign policy, mediation and negotiation, fragile states and diaspora politics. He is the author, editor or co-editor of 21 books and has authored or co-authored over 90 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters. His most recent books focus on diaspora cooperation, corruption in Canada, branding Canadian foreign policy and state fragility. In 2017, Carment was a visiting scholar at the World Institute for Development Economics Research, Finland and in 2015 a Fellow at the Centre for Global Cooperation Research, Germany.

Teaching expertise: Research interests include the international dimensions of ethnic conflict including diaspora, the role of communication technologies in risk analysis and, early warning, peacekeeping, conflict prevention, and Canadian foreign policy analysis.