Roland Paris is University Research Chair in International Security and Governance at the University of Ottawa, Canada, where he is also founding director of the Centre for International Policy Studies and associate professor in the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs. He writes about peacebuilding and post-conflict reconstruction, military intervention and international governance. In 2012, he was appointed a Global Ethics Fellow by the Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs. His previous positions include: assistant professor of political science at the University of Colorado-Boulder; foreign policy adviser in the foreign ministry and cabinet office of the Canadian government; director of research at the Conference Board of Canada; and visiting researcher at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies in Washington, D.C. He has won several awards for his research, teaching and public service. Follow him on Twitter at @rolandparis.