PhD Student in IDST Major Scholarship Finalist

Author: Adrienne Wilson

Posted on Mar 22, 2021

Category: Money Matters , Student Stories

UNB students continue to thrive despite challenges of the pandemic. See how Robert Burroughs is making an impact at the national level.

Robert Burroughs is a PhD student in the IDST department researching the future of the Crown in Canada and its viceregal representatives. He is a recipient of the School of Graduate Studies Doctoral Recruitment award and was recently chosen as a 2021 Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation Scholar Finalist. As 1 of only 36 finalists in the country, this is a huge accomplishment.

In addition to proving his academic value, Robert has used his research to provide policy critiques on the Canadian government. Check out his most recent article in Policy Options