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Paid Summer Research Opportunity in Montreal / Washington DC

We are proud to announce that the Institute for the Study of International Development is teaming up with the Inter-American Development Bank and Google to develop a new executive education program, “Real Development, a Good Business Strategy? Closing the Gap.” As part of this project, we are commissioning original case studies written by McGill graduate students.

Published: 28Apr2016

Fulbright Chair in International Development Studies Award

Award 7462
Research Chairs in
Globalization and Development

The Chair is intended to contribute to the reinvigoration of research relating to international
development at McGill. The proposed Chair’s research is open to all regions but grouped
under the Institute’s one overarching theme: democracy and democratization. Within that
perspective, the proposed Chair should work within one of the following research clusters:
economic development; states and state-building; and social pluralism and civil society.

Published: 18Apr2016

Call for Participants extended to Feb. 23

Master Class with 2boys.tv, March 16-18, 2016 

Published: 17Feb2016

An International Development Studies student as McGill's newest Rhodes Scholar

ISID congratulates International Development Studies honour student Kazumi Hoshini-Macdonald, McGill’s newest Rhodes Scholar.  Read the full story.

Published: 27Nov2015

Launch of UNEP Guide on Natural Resources and Conflicts

United Nations Publication Launch: Natural Resources and Conflict: A Guide for Mediation Practitioners

McGill's Institute for the Study of International Development (ISID) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) are pleased to co-sponsor the Canadian launch of the United Nations' new publication, 'Natural Resources and Conflict: A Guide to Mediation Practitioners'. The event will take place on 26 November 2015, from 17:00 to 19:30, at the Faculty Club of McGill University, 3450 McTavish Street, Montréal.

Published: 25Nov2015

Husband-Killing in Chicago and the New Unwritten Law

New Chancellor Day Hall 3644 Peel Street, Room 312, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

Between 1866 and 1931, over 250 women in Chicago killed their partners, but all-male coroner’s juries, grand juries and petit juries exonerated most women under a "new unwritten law".

"Bad Boys and Hipsters: Shakespeare's Iago and Rembrandt's Rembrandt"

3644 Peel Moot Court Room, 3644 Peel Street, Montreal, QC, CA

"Bad Boys and Hipsters: Shakespeare's Iago and Rembrandt's Rembrandt"

Lunchtime Lecture with Gil Troy


The McGill Bookstore along with McGill’s History and Jewish Studies departments welcome Professor Gil Troy for a lecture and book signing of his new book, Moynihan’s Moment: America’s Fight Against Zionism as Racism.