Fen Hampson

Photo of Fen Hampson

Professor Chancellor’s Professor Distinguished Fellow and Director of the Global Security and Politics program at the Centre for International Governance Innovation. Faculty of Public Affairs Norman Paterson School of International Affairs Clusters: International affairs Ottawa, Ontario fen.hampson@carleton.ca Office: (613) 520-2600 ext. 6660


Hampson is an international affairs expert and has expertise in Canadian foreign policy and global governance, international organization, international negotiation and conflict resolution and analysis.


Media Appearances

Hampson discusses how China may have tried to discourage Canadians from voting Conservative in 2021 election, National Post, June 23, 2022 Hampson speaks to Time about the strategic importance of Greenland, Time, August 25, 2019 Hampson discusses whether to bar Huawei from Canadian 5G mobile networks, Canadian Press, November 14, 2021 Hampson writes about the goals of Canadian foreign policy, Globe and Mail, November 5, 2021 Hampson discusses the widening China-Canada divide, Canadian Press, May 27, 2020 Hampson discusses Canada’s potential role in the development of an International Anti-Corruption Court, National Post, October 21, 2021 Hampson discusses Trudeau joining APEC leaders in stressing free trade amid tensions with China, Canadian Press, November 20, 2020 Hampson discusses Canada’s pledge to resettle 40,000 Afghan refugees, Globe and Mail, September 28, 2021 Hampson discusses Trudeau’s pledges more action on cybersecurity following decision to ban Huawei from 5G, Toronto Star, May 20, 2022 Hampson discusses the big differences in attitudes between Canadians and Americans towards cryptocurrencies, Canadian Press, May 3, 2022 Hampson discusses conservative foreign policy under Poilievre, Hill Times, September 21, 2022 Hampson writes about NATO actions that could make things more dangerous in Ukraine, Globe and Mail, March 9, 2022 Hampson writes about whether to seize rather than freeze Russian assets, Globe and Mail, February 25, 2022 Hampson discusses the warning to Canadians to leave Ukraine, Globe and Mail, February 7, 2022

Media Relations

Steven Reid (he/him)
Media Relations Officer
(613) 265-6613