Igor Shoikhedbrod


Email: Igor.Shoikhedbrod@dal.ca
Phone: (902) 494-6605
Fax: (902) 494-3825
Mailing Address: 
Department of Political Science Rm 301, 3rd Floor, Henry Hicks Bldg Dalhousie University, 6299 South Street PO Box 15000 Halifax, NS B3H 4R2

Research Interests:

  • Human Rights 
  • Law and Political Economy 
  • Economic Inequality
  • Global Justice 
  • The Future of Work 
  • Legal Theory 
  • Critical Theory
  • History of Political Thought 
  • Political Economy 
  • History of Economic Thought

Igor Shoikhedbrod is an Assistant Professor with a joint appointment in Political Science and Law, Justice, and Society at Dalhousie University.  Igor obtained his PhD at the University of Toronto in 2018, his M.A in Political Science from York University in 2011, and he also holds a B.A from the University of Toronto with a concentration in Ethics, Society, and Law. Igor's doctoral dissertation was awarded the Stephen E. Bronner Dissertation award in 2019  "for an outstanding Political Science dissertation finished within the previous year of the APSA Meeting which exemplifies the commitment to use scholarship in the struggle for a better world." Prior to his appointment at Dalhousie,  Igor taught courses in political theory, legal theory, ethics, and political economy at the University of Toronto, where he won two awards for teaching excellence. Igor is the author of Revisiting Marx’s Critique of Liberalism: Rethinking Justice, Legality and Rights (2019) with Palgrave Macmillan, as well as several scholarly articles in Contemporary Political Theory, The Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, Critical Analysis of Law, The Hegel Bulletin, The Owl of Minerva, and the Marx and Philosophy Review of Books. He has additional articles and reviews forthcoming in History of Political Thought, Critical Horizons, Political Studies Review, and New Political Science.