Justin Massie

Senior Fellow

Justin Massie is Associate Professor of political science at the University of Quebec in Montreal (UQAM).

He is the author of numerous works on Canadian foreign and defence policy, including his book Francosphère: L’importance de la France dans la culture stratégique du Canada (PUQ, 2013).

His current research focuses on Canada’s conservative ideology, burden sharing in multinational military interventions, and Canada’s defence policy in an emerging multipolar world.

Featured Publications

Laura Pelletier et Justin Massie, “Role Conflict: Canada’s Withdrawal from Combat Operations Against ISIL,” International Journal 72:3 (2017): 298-317: https://doi.org/10.1177/0020702017723357

Justin Massie, “Why Democratic Allies Defect Prematurely: Canadian and Dutch Unilateral Pullouts from the War in Afghanistan,” Democracy and Security 12:2 (2016): 85-113: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17419166.2016.1160222

Justin Massie, “Public Contestation and Policy Resistance: Canada’s Oversized Military Commitment to Afghanistan,” Foreign Policy Analysis 12:1 (2016): 47-65: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/fpa.12047

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