Christopher Manfredi, a founding member of the Research Group on Constitutional Studies and of the Yan P. Lin Centre (which absorbed RGCS), has been reappointed for a second term as Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic).
Manfredi's scholarship focuses on Canadian judicial politics, law and courts, and constitutional theory. His Judicial Power and the Charter: The Paradox of Liberal Constitutionalism is among the most influential works on Canadian constitutionalism.
Manfredi introducing the inaugural Research Group on Constitutional Studies Lecture, by Jeremy Waldron, 2012
Principal Suzanne Fortier, Manfredi, and Dr. Yan P. Lin on the occasion of Dr. Lin's gift to the university creating the Centre, 2015
Orlando Patterson, Centre Director Jacob Levy, Lin, and Manfredi on the occasion of Patterson delivering the Inaugural Lin Centre Lecture, 2016