Prof. Eric Champagne the 2020 Winner of the Pierre De Celles Award

We are pleased to announce that Professor Eric Champagne, professor at the School of Political Studies and director of the Centre on Governance, is the 2020 winner of the Pierre De Celles Award given out by the Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) and the Canadian Association of Programs in Public Administration (CAPPA).

The Pierre De Celles Award for Excellence in Teaching Public Administration recognizes the outstanding skill, accomplishment and commitment of an exceptionally creative and effective teacher.

The Award recognizes knowledge mobilisation, partnerships and the use of new teaching technologies as important criteria in the nomination of Prof. Champagne.

The announcement was made on November 17 during the 2020 IPAC Conference.

You can watch an interview with Prof. Champagne.

Thank you to IPAC, CAPPA and all the students, colleagues and community members who supported the nomination.

Congratulations, Eric!

The School of Political Studies decides to give generously to the University Student Emergency Aid Fund!

At the School’s Assembly, on April 9, 2020, the members of the School of Political Studies have unanimously taken the decision to give generously to the University of Ottawa COVID-19 Student Emergency Aid Fund.

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