Patti Tamara Lenard

Patti Tamara Lenard is associate professor of ethics in the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Ottawa, Canada. She is the author of Trust, Democracy, and Multicultural Challenges (2012). Her research focuses on the moral questions raised by immigration in an era of security, as well as on multiculturalism, trust/social cohesion, and democratic theory. She is Principal Investigator of a Canadian government–funded project that focuses on the experience of Muslim Canadians, in particular their response to changes in immigration policy, in an increasingly securitized political environment.