Sarah-Myriam Martin-Brûlé

Board Advisor


Sarah-Myriam Martin-Brûlé Ph.D. is a Board Advisory Member of the Policy Insights Forum. She is also a Full Professor at Bishop's University and a Senior Non-Resident Fellow at the International Peace Institute, New York. She is very committed to international peace and cooperation, as evidenced by her position as the Deputy Director of the Centre FrancoPaix.

In 2018–2019, she was the Canada Fulbright Research Chair for Peace and War Studies. In 2021, she was awarded the 3M National Teaching Fellowship. She is an associate faculty member of the Center for International Peace and Security Studies (CIPSS) and the Montreal Center for International Studies (CERIUM). Her research focuses on peacekeeping-intelligence, peace operations and security issues related to intra-state wars. One of her most recent publications includes "Competing for Trust: Challenges in UN Peacekeeping-Intelligence."

Author of the first UN guidelines on Gender and Peacekeeping-intelligence, she is also co-author of the first United Nations Field Handbook on Joint Mission Analysis Centres (United Nations, 2018); she recently conducted fieldwork at the MINUSCA (Central African Republic), MINUSMA (Mali), MONUSCO (Democratic Republic of Congo), UNOCI (Côte d'Ivoire) and UNMISS (South Sudan). Since 2020, she co-hosts with fellow Board Advisor Artur Wilczynski the podcast "Conseils de sécurité," the first Canadian podcast in French on defence and security issues, a co-production of the CDSN-RCDS and RAS-NSA.

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