Instructor in History, Laurentian Leadership Centre


Romalie Murphy previously taught the Canadian Governmental Leadership course at the Laurentian Leadership Centre in Ottawa alongside her doctoral studies in History at Carleton University.  Romalie is an alumna of the LLC, attending in the fall of 2005. She was also acting Director for the Spring 2012 semester and Community Life Coordinator in 2008 & 2009.

Research & Scholarship


M.A., Interdisciplinary Humanities, History, Trinity Western University (2011).

B.A., Hons., International Studies, Trinity Western University (2007).

Certificate: Leadership and Applied Public Affairs, Laurentian Leadership Centre (2005).

Awards & Honors

SSHRC - Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship, 2010-11; $17,500

Recent Publications

Refereed contributions; Conference papers:

‘Over all nations is humanity’: The idea of human security in ‘Industry and Humanity’ Association, Française d’Études Canadiennes; Nice, France: June 2012 (accepted).

‘Over all nations is humanity’: The idea of human security in Canada’s past, BC Political Science Association Conference; Langley, BC: May 2011.

Engendered Citizenship: Towards more peaceful ontopological futures, Engendered Lives Symposium, Gender Studies Institute; TWU, Langley, BC: March, 2011.

Conceptions of security in the Atlantic World, 15th Annual New Frontiers Conference; York University, Toronto, ON: February 2011.

The Legacy of a King: Mackenzie King and Canadian foreign policy, Qualicum Conference; Parksville, B.C.: January 2010.


Canadian history and international security

Courses Taught

Romalie has co-instructed and provided teaching assistance for courses in History and Political Studies, including HIST/POLS 406—War, Peace and Society, and has instructed one of the core LLC courses, POLS 391—Canadian Governmental Leadership