leuprechtbiophotoChristian Leuprecht is Professor of Political Science at the Royal Military College of Canada and a Senior Fellow with the Macdonald-Laurier Institute. He is cross-appointed to the Department of Political Studies and the School of Policy Studies at Queen’s University where he is also a fellow of the Institute of Intergovernmental Relations and the Queen’s Centre for International and Defence Policy.

Leuprecht has distinguished himself with a stellar track record of highly original research and timely media commentary on a range of issues, including anti-terrorism, national security and international affairs.

He is the author of the 2014 MLI paper “The Blue Line Or The Bottom Line of Police Services in Canada: Arresting runaway costs”. He is also the co-author, with Todd Hataley, of “Organized Crime Beyond The Border”, an entry in the National Security Strategy for Canada Series.

Leuprecht is regularly called upon to testify before committees of Parliament, a frequent commentator in the media on national security and international affairs. He appears regularly on CBC, CTV, and Global, and his editorials have appeared in the Globe and Mail, the Toronto Star, and Sun newspaper syndication.

CHRISTIAN LEUPRECHT'S WORK FOR MLI

 

Papers

On the Baltic Watch: The Past, Present and Future of Canada’s Commitment to NATO’s Enhanced Forward Presence in Latvia, by Christian Leuprecht, Joel Sokolsky and Jayson Derow, June 25, 2018

FORCE 2.0: Fixing the Governance, Leadership, and Structure of the RCMP, by Christian Leuprecht, September 7, 2017

BEYOND THE MOVIES: The Value Proposition of Canada’s Special Operations Forces, by Christian Leuprecht and H. Christian Breede, December 13, 2016

SMOKING GUN: STRATEGIC CONTAINMENT OF CONTRABAND TOBACCO AND CIGARETTE TRAFFICKING IN CANADA, by Christian Leuprecht, March 31, 2016

Commentaries

Paying It Forward: Sustaining the Transatlantic Relationship with Canada’s Mission in the Baltics, by Christian Leuprecht, Joel Sokolsky, and Jayson Derow, October 2, 2018

Bringing Security and Intelligence Into Focus: How to Clarify the Roles of Newly Created Accountability Bodies, by Christian Leuprecht and Hayley McNorton, February 28, 2018