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Andrew Graham


Professor, School of Policy Studies, Queen's University

A GrahamAndrew Graham has considerable experience in complex organizational management. Having served as Assistant Deputy Minister for 14 years, he has over 30 years of service with the federal government. He has extensive experience including: line operations, as Warden of the Kingston Penitentiary; leading complex regional operations; and, numerous policy and corporate leadership/management roles, such as Senior Deputy Commission of the Correctional Service of Canada and the ADM, Corporate Services of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. Mr. Graham teaches in both the graduate and professional development programs at Queen's University's School of Policy Studies, as well as, its Industrial Relations Centre. He also teaches at the Canadian Police College. He is a research associate of the Conference Board of Canada, completing a variety of studies on strategic planning, financial and human resources management, and risk management.

Mr. Graham writes on public sector management, financial management, integrated risk management and governance and has published the first textbook on managing public money, entitled "Canadian Public Sector Financial Management" (2007), available through McGill-Queen's University Press.

Mr. Graham had contributed a regular column on management issues, "Briefly Noted" for Public Management, a periodical published by the Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC), and is Series Editor for the IPAC Case Study Program.

He has focused much of his academic work in risk management. He has participated in several studies on implementing risk management in business and government for the Conference Board of Canada and regularly teaches risk management workshops at the Canadian Police College and the Industrial Relations Centre at Queen's University. He presents regularly at conferences on risk management, as well as, the governance of risk.






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