The University of Waterloo has experts available for interviews on a wide range of election-related issues.


Jean-Paul Lam

Pandemic/economic recovery; housing

Kate Rybczynski
Labour economics

Energy and environment

Jason Thistlethwaite
Climate change governance; economic effects of climate change; corporate social responsibility 

Linda Nazar
Sustainable energy and energy policy

Health care 
Alana Cattapan

Healthcare, childcare, and other issues broadly related to gender and reproduction

Catherine Burns

Improving quality of life and human health

Labour issues

Fatma Gzara

Supply chain management 

Mikal Skuterud

Labour issues, labour shortages, immigration, and temporary foreign workers

Long-term care

Chris Perlman

Improving health systems for individuals with mental health

John Hirdes

Long term care and home care

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