Dr. George MacLean
Vice-President Academic, University of New Brunswick
Dr. George A. MacLean is Vice President Academic and Professor of Political Science at the University of New Brunswick. He is a specialist in International Politics, focusing on foreign policy, political economy, and security.
Prior to arriving at the University of New Brunswick in 2014, he was a Professor of Political Studies at the University of Manitoba, where he held adjunct appointments in the Mauro Centre for Peace and Justice, served as Department Head from 2005-2011, and Associate Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies, from 2011-2014. He was listed by Maclean’s magazine as one of the top profs at UManitoba.
Recipient of multiple awards for teaching and research, MacLean is the author, co-author, or editor of eight books. He has published extensively in Canada and abroad, presented lectures in the United States, Mexico, Brazil, Europe, and Asia. He has been contracted with the Canadian Government on matters of foreign and security policy and has appeared before Senate and House of Commons hearings.