lcarbert Louise Carbert

Associate Professor


Phone: (902) 494-6628
Mailing Address: 
Department of Political Science Rm 344, 3rd Floor, Henry Hicks Bldg Dalhousie University, 6299 South Street PO Box 15000 Halifax, NS B3H 4R2
Research Topics:
  • Canadian parliamentary governance
  • Electoral systems
  • Elections
  • Federalism and intergovernmental relations
  • Political behaviour



  • University of Alberta (B.A.)
  • York University (M.A.)
  • York University (Ph.D.)

Research Interests:

Professor Carbert's research focuses on the intersection between political behavior and economic development policy, particularly in rural communities. She has conducted interviews with rural women leaders across Atlantic Canada and western Canada about their experiences and perceptions of public life.

Selected Publications: