Peter Aucoin, noted scholar and Governance board member, has passed away
Professor Peter Aucoin, a highly regarded Canadian scholar of public administration, passed away on July 7 at the age of 67. Peter was a long-time member of the Governance editorial board and contributor to the journal, beginning in its first volume in 1988. Maclean’s Magazine has posted a brief note. Nova Scotia Premier Darrell Dexter has also offered his condolences. “Nova Scotia, and Canada, has lost one of its most respected all-round political scientists of this generation,” said Premier Dexter.