Research Council

Duties and purpose:

  1. To manage the allocation of the CIA research budget as well as the process of initiation, development, and approval of CIA research and joint research projects;
  2. To work jointly with CIA staff on the translation, distribution, and promotion of CIA research and joint research projects;
  3. To identify forward-thinking research ideas which support the CIA’s strategic direction and the broader research needs of the CIA; and
  4. To coordinate with external organizations and obtain support for joint research where appropriate.


NameRoleStart Date
Alison RoseChair01/07/20216
Paul WinnettVice-Chair01/07/20217
Jean-François BéginMember01/08/20219
Louis DoironMember01/05/20229
Jean-François BernardMember01/08/20219
Shannon PatershukMember01/07/20219
Victor WangMember01/08/20209
Nicolas GenoisMember30/10/20209
Riccardo GiaccariMember31/10/20199
Qi AnMember19/02/20209
Jonathan Bien-AimeMember19/02/20209
Chengcheng DongLiaison Representative to a CIA Committee/Council01/11/202221
Michel SimardEx-officio participant01/09/201822
Robert StaplefordPAC Liaison18/12/201922