John Shields

John Shields

Professor, Department of Politics and Public Administration, Toronto Metropolitan University

John Shields is a Professor at Toronto Metropolitan University where he has been teaching and researching for more than 30 years. He has published extensively in the area of immigration policy & newcomer settlement, labour market policy and non-profit sector studies. Two of his recent books are Precarious Employment: Causes, Consequences and Remedies (edited with Stephanie Procyk, Wayne Lewchuk, 2017), and Immigrant Experiences in North America: Understanding Settlement and Integration (edited with Harald Bauder, 2015). He recently published a major open access research report COVID-19, Migration and the Canadian Immigration System: Dimensions, Impact and Resilience (with Zainab Abu Alrob, 2020).