SPEAKER BIO: Janet Epp Buckingham

janeteppbuckinghamDr. Janet Epp Buckingham

B.A., LL.B., LL.D.
Associate Professor of Political Studies and History, Trinity Western University

Janet Epp Buckingham is a professor at Trinity Western University and the Director of the Laurentian Leadership Centre, an Ottawa-based, live-in, extension program for upper-year university students focusing on public policy. She has previously served as director, law and public policy, for the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada and Executive Director of the Christian Legal Fellowship.

Buckingham has an LL.B. from Dalhousie University and an LL.D. from the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa. She has numerous academic publications on religious freedom, and published a book on the history of religious freedom in Canada, Fighting over God, in 2014.