Canada Research Chair in Citizenship and Governance

The Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Citizenship and Governance (CCCG) was awarded to Professor Jane Jenson, FRSC in March 2001. The Chair aims to increase understanding of social policy, citizenship practices and social cohesion in Canada and Europe. In particular, it analyzes new political institutions, especially supra-national ones, that are shaping the future and their impact on citizenship practices.

Research directions

  1. Theorizing and analyzing the connections between new forms of social and political rights and emerging practices of governance;
  2. To analyze the consequences of shared sovereignty, as is underway in the European Union and North America, for citizenship and governance.

CCCG is an affiliated unit to CÉRIUM.

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