Emmanuel Brunet-Jailly – Bio
Professor at the School of Public Administration, Jean Monnet Chair, University of Victoria, BC, Canada. Principal Investigator for the SSHRC funded Partnership Grant program ‘Borders In Globalizations’ (2012-2020 and renewed 2021-28) Co-Director of Research for the UVic European Studies Program, Jean Monnet Center of Excellence.
Develop better social science knowledge on boundary lines, borders, borderlands, frontiers and border regions, including urban borderlands, and large cross-border urban regions (Canada US / European Schengen border regions, Hong Kong/China); looking at history, culture, security, mobility and trade, ecology and governance crossing boundary lines.
Applied focus on governance and policy; Training and advisory work and research work about and with local, provincial, regional, federal levels of government officials (in Europe, North America and Hong Kong/China).
Specialties: Governance of urban regions, intergovernmental relations, governance of borderland / border regions, border security.