Policy, Elections & Representation Lab
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Headshot of Peter Loewen

Peter Loewen, Director

Peter Loewen is the founding director of PEARL and the Director of the Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy. He is a Professor in U of T's Department of Political Science and a Research Lead at the Schwartz-Reisman Institute. He is a Principal with the Media Ecosystem Observatory and a Fellow of the Public Policy Forum.


Lee Slinger


Blake Lee-Whiting

Interim Managing Director

Master's Research Assistants

Sofiya Yusypovych

Sofiya Yusypovych

Hugh Needham

Hugh Needham