Stephen Gill is Distinguished Research Professor of Political Science, Communications and Culture at York University, Toronto, Canada. He is also a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and a Senior Associate Member of St. Anthony’s College, Oxford University. in 2009-10 he was the Jane and Aatos Erkko Visiting Professor in Studies on Contemporary Society at the Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, Finland and in 2016 he will be the Hallsworth Visiting Professor in Global Studies at the University of Manchester, UK.  His main fields are Global Political Economy, International Relations, and Social and Political Theory.