Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Political Science, University of British Columbia

Chris Tenove is a Postdoctoral Fellow in Political Science at the University of British Columbia. He studies political theory and international relations, with an emphasis on global justice and digital politics. He recently co-authored the report "Poisoning Democracy: What Canada Can Do About Harmful Speech Online" (Public Policy Forum, Ottawa).

Dr. Tenove received his PhD in Political Science from the University of British Columbia, and his MA in Rhetoric from the University of California, Berkeley. From 2015 to 2017 he was a Postdoctoral Fellow of Centre for Ethics and the Munk School of Global Affairs of the University of Toronto. He is also an award-winning freelance writer and broadcaster.


  • –present
    Postdoctoral Fellow in Politics and Media, University of British Columbia


  • 2015 
    University of British Columbia, PhD in Political Science