Get to know the person behind AQI
Professor Drouin obtained her PhD in English Literature from McGill University (2002-2005) after having begun her doctoral studies in Études québécoises at the Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (2001-2002). She was subsequently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at McGill University (2005-2008) as part of the SSHRC-funded “Making Publics” project.
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As a member of the Parti Québécois since 1998, Dr. Drouin has held various positions within the party:
- Member of the Chantier Pays during the Saison des idées (2003-2004).
- National executive of the Comité national des jeunes du PQ (2005).
- Founder and President of the Comité souverainiste de McGill which invited Bernard Landry and Gilles Duceppe to speak on campus (2004-2008).
- Regional executive of Montréal-Centre-Jeunes (2003-2005).
- Local riding executive of Mercier (2004-2008; 2015-present).
- Local riding executive of Westmount-St-Louis (2003-2004).
- Executive of student cell at Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières (2001-2002).