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New global executive MBA program for health care and life sciences professionals

The 18-month degree program, launched by the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management, begins in 2018 and will be divided between Toronto, the San Francisco area, and Singapore

Thinking of doing an MSc abroad? Here are 5 great options in Canada

STEM fields are a great draw for international students. And Canada takes great pride in its scientific research and development. So, if you're looking to do an MSc abroad, here are 5 courses in Canada you should consider.

What the Corona Virus outbreak can teach us about Public Health

The world’s first infodemic poses a huge challenge. And we must fight it with solidarity and compassion.

Rotman Makes the MBA Application Smarter

Rotman School of Management wants to know how business savvy the MBA applicants are. Here's how it’s going to test them.

Rotman School launches master's in Management Analytics

Developed in consultation with industry experts, the program combines training in the use of predictive and prescriptive analytics tools as they apply to multi-faceted managerial problems

How 2 Indian students in Canada are helping disabled children walk like 'Iron Man'

The students, with backgrounds in engineering and management, built a robotic exoskeleton to help a young relative escape life in a wheelchair. Their project is now a full-time business

University of Toronto launches School of Cities: 7 Qs with President Gertler

President Meric Gertler of University of Toronto speaks to BrainGain Magazine about the newly launched School of Cities and the exciting opportunities it offers.

"University of Toronto has given me the freedom to become whoever I want to become"

Fourth-year student Taanvi Malhotra talks about her unique major in digital marketing, campus life, and everything that makes the University of Toronto exceptional.

Winners of Canada's Education Marketing Strategy Competition 2014

Twelve teams, one big prize - here are the winners of a 10-day study trip to Canada

Political science research on the economics of jihad

June 06, 2020 |
Dr. Aisha Ahmad is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of Toronto Scarborough, the Director of the Islam and Global Affairs Initiative at the Munk School of Global Affairs, and a Senior Fellow at Massey College. In her book “Jihad & Co.: Black Markets and Islamist Power”, published last month by Oxford University Press, she argues that jihadists rise to power by exploiting local economies. But how does one interview smugglers, merchants, and extremists for one’s research in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Somalia, Mali, and Lebanon? Dr. Ahmad discusses how she did her field work, and shares some advice for students who are interested in doing political science research. She has worked on projects funded by the Norwegian Research Council and the Connaught New Researcher Award.

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