Board of Directors

The IMRC’s Board of Directors consists of the Director, Associate Director and Research Associates from Wilfrid Laurier University, University of Waterloo and/or the Balsillie School of International Affairs, drawing on a wide range of institutional experience and research capacity. The Board is the IMRC’s governance body, providing strategic direction in research, funding applications, operations and programming.

Dr. Jenna Hennebry, Director, International Migration Research Centre
Professor, Communication Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University
 
Dr. Margaret Walton-Roberts, Associate Director, International Migration Research Centre
Professor, Geography and Environmental Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University
 
Dr. Bessma Momani, Senior Fellow, Centre for International Governance Innovation
Associate professor, Balsillie School of International Affairs and University of Waterloo
 
Dr. Jonathan Crush, CIGI Chair in Global Migration and Development
Professor, Geography and Environmental Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University
 
Dr. Janet McLaughlin, Assistant Professor of Health Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University
 
Dr. Kim Rygiel, Associate Professor and Graduate Officer, Wilfrid Laurier University  
Associate Professor, Balsillie School of International Affairs
 
Dr. Andrew Thompson, Program Officer, Balsillie School of International Affairs
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Political Science, University of Waterloo