Alex MarlandSt. John’s, Newfoundland
Alex Marland is a leading scholar of Canadian politics whose research focuses on ways that Canadian politicians, political parties and governments practice strategic communications management. He is the author of Brand Command: Canadian Politics and Democracy in the Age of Message Control (UBC Press, 2016) which won the Donner Prize for best public policy book by a Canadian and an Atlantic book award for scholarly writing; and Whipped: Party Discipline in Canada (UBC Press, 2020), which was nominated for the Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing. Alex is a Professor of Political Science at Memorial University of Newfoundland, where he has worked since 2006.