Joseph Wong is a professor of political science in the Faculty of Arts & Science and the Ralph and Roz Halbert Professor of Innovation at U of T’s Munk School of Global Affairs. He held the Canada Research Chair in Health,Democracy and Development for two full terms,ending 2016. He teaches in the Munk One program and directed the Munk School’s Asian Institute from 2005 to 2014. In 2016,he was appointed as the University of Toronto’s first associate vice-president and vice-provost,international student experience.
Like COVID-19, pollution and climate change are responsible for serious illnesses and premature deaths on a global scale, but the world has been much slower to react, says U of T’s Miriam Diamond (photo by Alexey Rezvykh/istockphoto via Getty Images)