Dr Elisabeth Vallet is currently the Scientific Director of the Raoul-Dandurand Chair of Strategic and Diplomatic Studies. She has been a visiting fellow both in the United States and Europe. She has published several books and book chapters, and articles in scientific journals (such as Journal of Borderland Studies, Études internationales, French Politics, L’année stratégique, Diplomatie, La Revue du droit public, Revue de recherches féministes, Politique américaine). She is also a radio chronicler for the Canadian National Network (Radio-Canada) and blogs on US politics and border walls on Hypotheses.org. For further information: email@example.com. She was awarded the 2017 Richard Morrill Outreach Award by the Political Geography Specialty Group of the AAG.