Experts Available: North Korea and the United States

Following North Korea’s long-range missile test, tensions continue to rise between the country and the United States. Carleton experts are available to comment.

Jacob Kovalio

Associate Professor, Department of History

Phone: 613-898-3437

Kovalio is an expert on Asia-Pacific history. He is the former president of the Japan Studies Association of Canada and the president of Japan Pacific World Consulting. He has researched and published extensively on Asia-Pacific international relations, strategic studies and history issues.

Elliot Tepper

Distinguished Senior Fellow, Norman Paterson School of International Affairs and Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Security and Defence Studies

Phone: 613-225-8076 or 613-852-4262

Tepper has worked with national and international organizations on a broad range of topics and has been engaged with media throughout his career. He can offer commentary on international relations, nuclear issues, the United Nations and terrorism.

Andrea Charron

Director, Centre for Security, Intelligence and Defence Studies and Adjunct Professor, Norman Paterson School of International Affairs

Phone: 613-520-2600, ext. 2924

Charron’s research and teaching areas include NORAD, the Arctic, foreign and defence policy and sanctions. She serves on the Department of National Defence’s Defence Advisory Board and has published in numerous peer-reviewed journals. Before receiving her PhD in War Studies from the Royal Military College of Canada, she worked for the Privy Council Office in the Security and Intelligence Secretariat and Canada’s Revenue Agency.


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