Visiting University Scholars ProgramAs numerous scholars visit Western University each year, the Visiting University Scholars Program invites international scholars to visit throughout the year. Visiting University Scholars participate in teaching in selected classes as guest lecturers, speaking at specially arranged seminars and research collaboration with Western faculty members. This program provides Western faculty and students to enggae with the international community through direct interaction with recognized scholars.
Dr. Janet AdekannbiAssistant Professor, Africa Regional Centre for Information Science, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Biography: Hosted by the Faculty of Information and Media Studies in 2017
Dr. Judith KinnairdProfessor of Economic Geology, Director of the Economic Geology Research Institute, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa
Biography: Hosted by the Faculty of Science in 2017
Jean-Damascene NtawukuliryayoRwandan Politician
Biography: Hosted by the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry in 2017. Rwandan politician who served as President of the Senate of Rwanda from 2011 to 2014. He also served as the Minister of Health and the Minister of Education. He is currently serving as a Senator.
Justice Hames OgoolaSenior Lecturer, International Law Institute, Kampala, Uganda
Biography: Hosted by the Faculty of Law and Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction in 2016
Dr. Francis WeguloProfessor, Economic and Human Geography, Egerton University, Kenya
Biography: Hosted by the Department of Geography, Faculty of Social Science in 2015