Nominees for the Nobel Peace Prize - Experts


Published: 9Oct2014
This year's list of nominees for the Nobel Peace Prize is long, but here are a few strong candidates and experts at McGill that could comment if one of them win. 

Pope Francis: 

Daniel Cere – Faculty of Religious Studies

Expertise : Religious freedom, human rights, Catholic social thought,

daniel.cere [at]



Douglas Farrow – Faculty of Religious Studies

Expertise : He is a professor of Christian Thought. His expertise also involves Politics and Religion.

douglas.farrow [at]


Edward Snowden

Gabriella Coleman – Arts History and Communication Studies

Expertise : She researches and writes on the intersection of computer hacking and digital activism.

gabriella.coleman [at]


Malala Yousafzai

Vrinda Narain – Faculty of Law and Institute for Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies

Expertise : Women’s rights, feminist legal theory.

vrinda.narain [at]

(514) 398-4927


International Space Station Partnership

Ram Jakhu – Faculty of Law and Associate Director of the Centre for Research of Air and Space Law

Expertise : Space security and safety, general space law.

ram.jakhu [at]



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