Dr Philip Leech-Ngo is a senior fellow at the University of Ottawa’s Centre on Governance. He was the Gordon F. Henderson Post-doctoral Fellow at the Human Rights Research and Education Centre, University of Ottawa. He is the co-editor (with Shabnam Holliday) of Political Identities and Popular Uprisings in the Middle East (Rowman and Littlefield International, 2016) and the author of The State of Palestine: A Critical Analysis (Routledge, 2016).
He has taught at both the graduate and undergraduate level at the universities of New Brunswick, Liverpool, Plymouth and Exeter. His recent consultancy work has provided policy research and training expertise for various stakeholders ranging from Global Affairs Canada, the Federation of Canadian Municipalities, Christian Aid UK, Transparency International and the Royal Military College of Canada. Philip frequently contributes to a range of top-tier Canadian and international media outlets, such as CBC, The Hill Times, The National Post, The Guardian, The Independent, Open Democracy and Stratfor.