Marc Doucet

Chairperson
Faculty of Arts
Political Science

Faculty Member Information

Education

Ph.D., Political Science, University of Ottawa, 2000
M.A., Political Science, University of Ottawa, 1994
B.A., Social Sciences, Université de Moncton, 1992

Academic Work Experience

2013 - Present, Chairperson, Department of Political Science, Saint Mary’s University
2006 - Present, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, Saint Mary’s University
2002 - 2006, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, Saint Mary’s University
2000 - 2002, Lecturer, Department of Political Science, Saint Mary’s University
1996 - 2000, Sessional lecturer, Department of Political Science, University of Ottawa

Membership

2007 - Present, International Studies Association (ISA)
1994 - Present, Canadian Political Science Association (CPSA)

Honours

Thesis Nominated for Excellence Award Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, University of Ottawa - 2000
Entrance Scholarships for Doctoral Studies University of Ottawa - 1994

Scholarly Contributions

Book Reviews

Doucet Marc. (2007)"Review of Pierre Manent, A World beyond Politics? A Defense of the Nation-State", A World beyond Politics? A Defense of the Nation-State, Canadian Journal of Political Science 5:40, 1082-84
Doucet Marc. (2004)"Review of Christian Deblock (ed), L’organisation mondiale du commerce: où s’en va la mondialisation?", L’organisation mondiale du commerce: où s’en va la mondialisation? (Christian Deblock), Canadian Journal of Political Science 37:3, 783-785
Doucet Marc. (2003)"Review of Michel Seymour (ed), Etats-nations, multinations et organisations supranationales", Etats-nations, multinations et organisations supranationales (Michel Seymour), Canadian Jounral of Political Science 36:5, 1125-1127
Doucet Marc. (2003)"Review of Peter Waterman, Globalization, Social Movements and the New Internationalisms", Globalisation, Social Movements and the New Internationalisms (Peter Waterman), Millennium: Journal of International Studies 1:34, 715-717
Mouffe Chantal. (2002)"Review of Chantel Mouffe, The Democratic Paradox", The Democratic Paradox (Chantal Mouffe), Politique et sociétés 1:21, 140-143
Doucet Marc. (2002)"Review of Bonnie Honig, Democracy and the Foreigner", Democracy and the Foreigner (Bonnie Honig), Politique et sociétés 3:21, 189-194

Book Chapters

Doucet Marc, de Larrinaga Miguel. (2014). "Security Sector Reform (SSR) and the War:Police Assemblages of International Interventions", War, Police and Assemblages of Intervention
Doucet Marc. (2013). "Thinking Democracy Beyond Political Regimes: 'Untangling Political Analysis from the Nation-State", Critical Explorations in Contemporary Thought: Claude Lefort
Doucet Marc, Larrinaga Miguel. (2012). "Engaging Collaborative Writing Critically", Research Methods in Critical Security Studies: An Introduction, Chap. 7
Doucet Marc, Larrinaga Miguel. (2010). "Human Security and Human Life: Tracing Global Sovereign and Biopolitical Rule", Critical Perspectives on Human Security: Rethinking Emancipation and Power in International Relations, 129-143
Doucet Marc, Larrinaga Miguel. (2010). "Sovereign Power, Governmentality and Intervention: Reading Security Council Resolutions as Acts of Declaration", Security and Global Governmentality: Globalization, Governance and the State, 96-110
Doucet Marc, Larrinaga Miguel. (2010). "Introduction: The Global Governmentalization of Security and the Securitization of Global Governance", Security and Global Governmentality: Globlization, Governance and the State, 1-19
Doucet Marc, Dobrowolsky Alexandra, Rollings-Magnusson Sandra. (2009). "Security, Insecurity, and Human Rights: Contextualizing Post-9/11", Anti-Terrorism: Security and Insecurity after 9/11, 13-31
Doucet Marc. (2008). "World Politics, the Alter-Globalization Movement and the Question of Democracy", Mobilizations, Protests and Engagements: Canadian Perspectives on Social Movements, 18-34

Journal Articles

Doucet Marc. "Global Assemblages of Security Governance and Contemporary International Intervention (forthcoming)", Journal of Intervention and Statebuilding 9:4 (Summer - 2015)
Doucet Marc. "The International Order of Liberal Humanitarian Intervention: Multiple Book Review Essay", International Studies Review 16:3 (Spring - 2014), 467-472
Doucet Marc, Dobrowolsky Alexandra. "Redrawing Security, Politics, Law and Rights: Reflections on the Post 9/11 Decade", Review of Constitutional Studies 16:2 (Spring - 2012), 129-137
Doucet Marc, Larrinaga Miguel. "Sovereign Power and the Biopolitics of Human Security", Security Dialogue 39:5 (Spring - 2008), 497-517
Doucet Marc, Pessoa Carlos. "Empire and the Terrain of Democracy", Theory & Event 10:3 (Spring - 2007)
Doucet M.. "The Democratic Paradox and Cosmopolitan Democracy", Millennium: Journal of International Studies 34:1 (Spring - 2005), 137-155
Doucet M.. "Child's Play: The Political Imaginary of International Relations and Contemporary Popular Children's Films", Global Society: Journal of Interdisciplinary International Relations 19:3 (Spring - 2005), 289-306
Doucet M.. "Territoriality and the Democratic Paradox: the Hemispheric Social Alliance and its Alternative for the Americas", Contemporary Political Theory 4:3 (Spring - 2005), 175-295
Doucet M. "The Possibility of Deterritorialising Democracy: Agonistic Democratic Politics and the APEC NGO Forums", Alternatives: Global, Local, Political 26:3 (Spring - 2001), 283-315
Doucet M.. "Standing Nowhere(?): Navigating the Third Route on the Question of Foundation in International Theory", Millennium: Journal of International Studies 28:2 (Spring - 1999), 289-310

Presentation

Doucet Marc. "Mapping Contemporary International Interventions : Global Assemblages of Security Governance", The 2014 annual Conference of the Canadian Political Science Association (Spring - 2014)
Doucet Marc, Larrinaga Miguel. "A Dog’s Breakfast : Democracy, Security, Sovereignty", The 2014 annual Conference of the Canadian Political Science Association (Spring - 2014)
Doucet Marc. "ISA-Distinguished Scholar Award Roundtable- Professor Claire Turenne-Sjolander", International Studies Association (ISA) annual conference (Spring - 2012)
Doucet Marc. "The Peacebuilding Commission’s ‘Strategic Frameworks’: Therapeutic Global Governmentality in-Formation", The 2011 International Studies Association Annual Convention (Winter - 2012)
Doucet Marc, de Larrinaga Miguel. "Liberal Assemblages of International Interventions: Security Sector Reform (SSR) and the Military-Police Nexus", From Defeating the Enemy to Creating ‘Good Order’?: Exploring Military-Police Assemblages in Western Interventions (Fall - 2012)
Doucet Marc, de Larrinaga Miguel. "Liberal Assemblages of International Interventions: the Case of Security Sector Reform (SSR)", The 2012 International Studies Association Annual Convention (Spring - 2012)
Doucet Marc, de Larrinaga Miguel. "The Peacebuilding Commission’s ‘Strategic Frameworks’: Therapeutic Global Governmentality in-Formation", The 2011 annual conference of the Canadian Political Science Association (Spring - 2011)
Doucet Marc. "The Global Governmentalization of Security and the Securitization of Global Governance", The 2010 International Studies Association Annual Convention (Winter - 2010)
Doucet Marc, de Larrinaga Miguel. "Human Security and Human Life: Tracing Global Sovereign and Biopolitical Rule", 2009 annual conference of the Canadian Political Science Association (Spring - 2009)
Doucet Marc. "World Politics, the Alter-globalization Movement and the Question of Democracy", Saint Mary’s University IDS Friday Noon Lecture Series (Winter - 2009)
Doucet Marc, de Larrinaga Miguel. "Sovereign Power, Governmentality and Intervention", 2009 International Studies Association Annual Convention (Winter - 2009)
Doucet Marc, de Larrinaga Miguel. "Human Security and the Securing of Human Life : Tracing Empire’s Sovereign and Biopolitical Rule’", 2008 International Studies Association Annual Convention (Winter - 2008)
Doucet Marc, de Larrinaga Miguel. "Sovereign Self-exceptionality and International Intervention : Reading Security Council Resolutions as Acts of Declaration", 2008 annual conference of the Canadian Political Science Association (Spring - 2008)
Doucet Marc. "The Alter-globalization movement and the Question of Democracy", Mobilizations and Engagements conference held at Mount Allison University (Winter - 2007)
Doucet Marc. "Human Security and the Securing of Human Life : Tracing Empire’s Sovereign and Biopolitical Rule", PSST Department of Political Science Seminar talk (Fall - 2007)
Doucet Marc, de Larrinaga Miguel. "Global Governmentality, Biopower, Sovereign Power and the Human Security Discourse’", 2007 International Studies Association Annual Convention (Winter - 2007)
Doucet M.. "Defining the Discursive Imaginary of Transnational Democracy", World Social Forum (Winter - 2005)
Doucet Marc, Pessoa Carlos. "Empire and the Possibility of Democracy", International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Conference (Winter - 2005)
Doucet Marc. "La démocratie et le concept de la multitude chez Hardt et Negri", Congrès annuel de la société québecoise de science politique (Spring - 2005)
Doucet M.. "The Democratic Paradox and Cosmopolitan Democracy", Atlantic Provinces Political Science Association Annual Meeting (Fall - 2004)
Doucet Marc. "Theorizing Hegemony and Counter-Hegemony: Radical Democracy and the World Social Forums", International Studies Association (ISA) Annual Conference (Winter - 2004)
Doucet M.. "Theorising Hegemony and Counter-Hegemony: Radical Democracy and the World Social Forums", The 45th Annual Convention of the International Studies Association (Winter - 2004)
Doucet M.. "Deterritorializing the Democratic Imaginary: The Hemispheric Social Alliance and its Alternatives for the Americas", Canadian Political Science Association 75th Annual Meeting (Spring - 2003)
Doucet Marc. "Deterritorialising the Democratic Imaginary: The Hemispheric Social Alliance and its Alternatives for the Americas", Canadian Political Science Association (CPSA) 75th Annual Meeting (Spring - 2003)
Doucet Marc. "What’s Up at the WTO?", Panalist for the World Café on the WTO organised by the Trading Options Coalition (Fall - 2003)
Doucet Marc. "Les facteurs structurelles et conjoncturelles de la crise Irakienne", Conference organised by the Conseil communautaire du Grand-Havre (Winter - 2003)
Doucet Marc. "Cosmopolitan Democracy and the Problem of Territoriality", Interdisciplinary Colloquium: Crossing the Borders of Territoriality (Fall - 2003)
Doucet Marc. "Reading Humanitarian Interventions through Contemporary Political Theory", One-Day Conference of the Halifax Branch of the Canadian Institute of International Affairs (CIIA) (Winter - 2003)
Doucet Marc. "Searching for New Politics at the World Social Forum", talk organised for the Halifax Branch of the Canadian Institute of International Affairs (CIIA) (Winter - 2003)
Doucet Marc. "Theorising Globalisation as a Discourse on the Social", Canadian Political Science Association (CPSA) 73rd Annual Meeting (Spring - 2001)
Doucet Marc. "Terrorism and the Politics of Dissent: the Anti-Globalisation Movement Post- September 11th, Roundtable: “Terrorism, Canadian Foreign Policy and the Politics of Dissent”", Canadian Institute of International Affairs (CIIA) (Fall - 2001)
Doucet Marc. "Turning Democracy on its Head: The Possibility of Deterritorialising Democracy and the Civil Society Opposition to the FTAA", Roundtable, After NAFTA: Contested Space in North America, The Association for Canadian Studies in the United States (ACSUS) (Fall - 2001)
Doucet Marc. "The Possibility of Deterritorialising Democracy: Agonistic Democratic Politics and the APEC NGO forums", Joint Meetings: Canadian Political Science Association (CPSA) 72nd Annual Meeting and Société québecoise de science politique (SQSP) Annual Meeting (Summer - 2000)
Doucet Marc. "Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and the Parallel ‘People’s Summits' : Theorizing the Political and Democracy in International Theory", Dalhousie University, Centre for Foreign Policy Studies speaking series (Winter - 2000)
Doucet Marc. "Can We Stand Nowhere? Navigating the Third Route on the Question of Foundation in International Theory", Canadian Political Science Association (CPSA) 70th Annual Meeting (Spring - 1998)

Editorial Work

Doucet Marc, Larrinaga Miguel. (Ed.) (2010) Security and Global Governmentality: Globalization, Governance and the State. London: Routledge

Other Publications

Doucet Marc, de Larrinaga Miguel. "Straddling the PhD. Candidate/ Sessional Lecturer Divide: Politicizing the Undefined Status Created In-Between the Future and the “Future is Now”"
CPSA Bulletin 28, no.1: pp.28-31 (Summer - 1999)

Service: Institutional Committees

Member of the Curriculum Committee , 2007/03 - 2008/03 (430)
Member, Programme Committee, International Development Studies, 1999/03 - None (Member)

Service: Professional or Disciplinary

Chair , International Studies Association Canada Graduate Student Paper Prize Jury 2012/03 - 2014/03
Board of Directors, Canadian Political Science Association 2012/03 - 2014/03
Past-President, International Studies Association Canada region 2011/03 - 2012/03
President, International Studies Association Canada region 2010/03 - 2011/03
Chair, Conference Fee Committee, International Studies Association Canada region 2009/03 - 2010/03
Chair, Canadian Political Science Association International Relations prize jury 2009/03 - 2010/03
Vice-President, International Studies Association Canada region 2009/03 - 2010/03
Founding Member , Canadian Critical Security Studies Group 2008/03 - Present
Board of Directors, Canadian Political Science Association 2007/03 - 2009/03
President , Atlantic Provinces Political Science Association 2007/03 - 2008/03
Member at Large, Executive of the International Studies Association 2007/03 - 2008/03

Biography

<p>Marc G. Doucet is Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at Saint Mary&rsquo;s University, Halifax, Canada. His current research explores the police-security project of contemporary forms of international intervention. He is the co-editor of <em>Security and Global Governmentality </em>and his recent authored and co-authored publications have appeared in Salter and Mutlu, <em>Research Methods in Critical Security Studies;&nbsp;</em>Bachmann, Bell and Holmqvist,&nbsp;<em>War, Police and Assemblages of Intervention; </em>Chandler and Hynek,&nbsp;<em>Critical Perspectives on Human Security;&nbsp;International Studies Review;&nbsp;Review of Constitutional Studies; </em>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<em>Security Dialogue.</em></p>