André Laliberté, professor at the School of Political Studies Professor, has been chosen to receive the Konrad Adenauer Research Award from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.
Professor Laliberté studies the role of religion in Asian societies.
Konrad Adenauer Research Award for Canadian Researchers
The Konrad Adenauer Research Award, established in 1989, is conferred annually by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. It honors the entire academic record to date of an internationally renowned Canadian researcher. In addition, award winners are invited to conduct a research project of their own choice in Germany in close collaboration with a specialist colleague. The prize is valued at € 60,000. It is funded by the German Federal Foreign Office and aims to promote academic and cultural interchange between the Federal Republic of Germany and Canada.