Peter Stoett

Concordia University

Department of Political Science
1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. West, Montreal, QC,
H3G 1M8
Tel: 514-8482424 ext. 2116
Fax: 514-848-4072
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  • Ph.D. (1994) Queen's University, International Relations; Comparative Politics of Developing Countries
  • M.A. (1990) University of Guelph, International Development; Canadian Government and Politics
  • Hons. B.A. (1988) University of Guelph, Major Political Studies Minor History

Dr. Stoett's main research focus is on global ecopolitics and other environmental policy debates, human rights issues, and the frequent collisions and syntheses between the two. He also teaches in international law, international relations theory, Canadian foreign policy, and human security. Early publications were on topics such as energy policy, genocide prevention, refugee law, whaling, biodiversity protection, and globalization.

QCBS students
Stéphanie Marie Sabbagh, Ph.D.
(Start: 2014, End: 2019)

Other (co-)supervisor: Brown, Grant
Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Monica Mulrennan
Thesis title: The human dimension of shark fisheries on the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef
Previous students (since 2009)
Mary Hale, Ph.D.
(Start: 2010, End: 2010)
Thesis title: The Fourth Solitude: Religious Motivation as an Inconvenient Truth in Canadian Environmental Policy and Legislation
Erin Jessee, Ph.D.
(End: 2010)

Thesis title: Inscribed Intent: Genodical Symbolic Violence and Social Death in the Aftermath of the Rwandan and Bosnian Genocides
Anna Vartanyan, Ph.D.
(Start: 2011, End: 2014)
Thesis title: Multilateral Environmental Agreements: Analysis and Explanation
Kirsten Brezinski, M.Sc.
(Start: 2008, End: 2010)
Thesis title: Learning from Experience: MONUC in the DRC
Adela Reid, M.Sc.
(Start: 2007, End: 2010)
Thesis title: Governing Invasive Species
Jessica Romkey, M.Sc.
(Start: 2008, End: 2009)
Thesis title: Cleaning the Air: Horizontal Management in the Federal Government and the Clean Air Agenda
Andrew Sanford, M.Sc.
(Start: 2009, End: 2011)
Thesis title: EIA and Project Finance in India
POLI 215 - Issues in Global Politics (Winter / Hiver)
POLI 421 - Transnational Politics (NA)
POLI 311 - International Public Law (NA)
POLI 388 - Human Rights and International Justice (NA)
POLI 394 - Globalization and Sustainable Development (NA)
POLI 423 - Peace and Global Governance (NA)
POLI 496 - Honours Seminar (NA)
POLI 603/802 - International Relations Theory (NA)
POLI 486G - Global Ecopolical Analysis (NA)
POLI486S - Politics of Endangered Species (Fall / Automne)
POLI 647/812C - International Human Security (NA)
LOYC 240 - Environmental Issues and Ecological Justice (Fall / Automne)

25- Antarctica and the strategic plan for biodiversity
Chown S.L., Brooks C.M., Terauds A., Le Bohec C., van Klaveren-Impagliazzo C., Whittington J.D., Butchart S.H.M., Coetzee B.W.T., Collen B., Convey P., Gaston K.J., Gilbert N., Gill M., Höft R., Johnston S., Kennicutt M.C., Kriesell H.J., Le Maho Y., Lynch H.J., Palomares M., Puig-Marcó R., Stoett P., McGeoch M.A.
2017 PLoS Biology (Date Added: 2017-04-19)

24- Global environmental change and emerging infectious diseases: Macrolevel drivers and policy responses
Machalaba C., Romanelli C., Stoett P.
2016 Examining the Role of Environmental Change on Emerging Infectious Diseases and Pandemics (Date Added: 2017-04-14)

22- Avoiding catastrophes: seeking synergies among the public health, environmental protection, and human security sectors
Stoett, P., Daszak, P., Romanelli, C., Machalaba, C., Behringer, R., Chalk, F., Cornish, S., Dalby, S., de Souza Dias, B.F., Iqbal, Z., Koch, T., Krampe, F., Lo, M., Martin, K., Matthews, K., Nickerson, J.W., Orbinski, J., Price-Smith, A., Prieur-Richard, A.-H., Raja, A., Secko, D.M., Suazo, A., Swain, A.
2016 The Lancet Global Health (Date Added: 2016-11-04)

21-From Multistakeholder Consultation to Direct Democracy in Global Governance? The Post-2015 SDG Process
O. Fox and P. Stoett
2016 Global Governance: A Review of Multilateralism and International Organizations ( Date Added: 2016-08-02)

20-Global Environmental Change and Emerging Infectious Diseases: Macrolevel Drivers and Policy Responses
C. Machalaba, C. Romanelli, P. Stoett
2016 Examining The Role of Environmental Change On Emerging Infectious Diseases and Pandemics ( Date Added: 2016-07-12)

19-Spreading the Guilt: Ethics, Security, and Canadian Climate Change Adaption Policies
Stoett, P.
2015 Unsettled Balance: Ethics, Security, and Canada’s International Relations ( Date Added: 2016-07-12)

18- Climate Change and Health: Transcending Silos to Find Solutions
Machalaba, C., Romanelli, C., Stoett, P., Baum, S.E., Bouley, T.A., Daszak, P., Karesh, W.B.
2015 Annals of Global Health (Date Added: 2016-01-14)

16- Beyond ideological fixation: ecology, justice, and Canadian foreign policy under Harper
Stoett, P., Kersten, M.S.
2014 Canadian Foreign Policy Journal (Date Added: 2016-07-12)

15- Critical Reflections on de Larrinaga and Salter
Stoett, Peter
2014 Critical Studies on Security (Date Added: 2016-07-12)

14-What Are We Really Looking For? From Eco-violence to Environmental Justice
P. Stoett
2012 Environmental Change, Natural Resources and Social Conflict: Rethinking Environmental Security in Theory and Practice ( Date Added: 2016-07-12)

13-Justice, Peace, and Windmills: An Analysis of “Live Indictments” by the International Criminal Court
P. Stoett
2012 Trials and Tribulations of International Prosecution ( Date Added: 2016-07-12)

12- Global ecopolitics : crisis, governance, and justice
Stoett, Peter John
2012 (Date Added: 2012-09-25)

11- Irreconcilable differences: The International Whaling Commission and cetacean futures
Stoett, P.
2011 Review of Policy Research (Date Added: 2012-05-03)

10- Global politics : origins, currents, directions
Sens, Allen G, Stoett, Peter John
2010 (Date Added: 2012-09-25)

9- Framing bioinvasion: Biodiversity, climate change, security, trade, and global governance
Stoett, P.
2010 Global Governance (Date Added: 2012-05-03)

8-Canada - États-Unis : l'enjeu écologique
Stoett, Peter, Le Prestre, Philippe
2008 Politique américaine ( Date Added: 2012-09-28)

7- Counter-bioinvasion: Conceptual and governance challenges
Stoett, P.J.
2007 Environmental Politics (Date Added: 2012-05-03)

6- Of whales and people: Normative theory, symbolism, and the IWC
Stoett, P.J.
2005 Journal of International Wildlife Law and Policy (Date Added: 2012-05-03)

5- A global bioprospecting regime: Partnership or piracy?
Mulligan, S., Stoett, P.
2000 International Journal (Date Added: 2012-05-03)

4- Whaling: Confrontations continue
Stoett, P.J.
1999 Environmental Politics (Date Added: 2012-05-03)

3- The International Whaling Commission: from traditional concerns to an expanding agenda
Stoett, P.J.
1995 Environmental Politics (Date Added: 2012-05-03)

2- The environmental enlightenment: security analysis meets ecology
Stoett, P.J.
1994 Coexistence (Date Added: 2012-05-03)

In the media
Antarctica's biodiversity is under threat from tourism, transnational pollution and more

3200 étudiants s’inscrivent au cours en ligne de Concordia
(Plamondon Emond, Etienne) 2016-11-12

Concordia launches a free online course partnered with the United Nations

Wicked problems, dynamic solutions and a new global classroom
(Faure, Elisabeth) 2016-08-10

Waste not, want not
(Latimer, J. ) 2016-08-03

Three 'big hairy' ideas
(Latimer, J. ) 2016-05-18

Concordia Researchers Organize First-Of-Its-Kind Conference
(Lajoie, Étienne) 2016-05-04

Braver la tempête
(Peter Stoett) 2016-04-22

Finding a resolution to national catastrophes
(Savanna Criag) 2016-04-21

Courons-nous à la catastrophe anthropique?
(Elisabeth Faure) 2016-04-20

Can we avoid anthropogenic catastrophe?
(Elisabeth Faure) 2016-04-20

Civilian access to water becomes weapon in war
(Craig Kielburger, Marc Kielburger) 2016-04-15

Suggestions on how Montreal can reduce its carbon footprint
Montreal Gazette (Bruemmer, René ) 2016-01-03

What will sustainability look like tomorrow?
(Concordia News) 2015-04-14

Can free trade be green?
Concordia News (Kappler, Brian) 2015-01-12

Did environmental decline help the spread of Ebola?

Botanic gardens lead the way in biodiversity conservation and eco-citizenry
Concordia News (Frederick, Brent) 2014-10-15

Review: Canadian Critical Security – Critical Studies on Security special issue - Mapping Security
Mapping Security (Emmanuel-Pierre Guittet) 2014-06-26

Uninvited Guests: Symposium on policy responses to invasive alien species in upper North America
IUCN 2012-07-21

Right place to understand law - Concordia Journal - Concordia University - Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Concordia Journal (Keegan, Michael) 2010-04-01