Chedly Belkhodja, PhD
Principal and Professor, School of Community and Public Affairs
Directeur et professeur, School of Community and Public Affairs
Chedly Belkhodja joins the School of Community and Public Affairs as professor and principal. Before coming to Concordia, he was teaching at the department of Political Science at l’Université de Moncton, where he was also chair for two terms. Until recently he was the director of the Atlantic Metropolis Centre and currently he is a Co-Investigator in the pan-Canadian Pathways to Prosperity partnership and the Migration Resilience in Urban Cities partnership.
He holds a BA (1988) in Political Science from l’Université de Moncton and an MSc (1990) in Political Science from l’Université de Montréal. He completed his Diplôme d’études approfondies (1991) and his PhD (1996) in Political Science at l’Université de Montesquieu (Bordeaux, France). His research focuses on immigration policies and mobility of migrants in the case of less common destinations. He is also interested in the processes of integration and inclusion.