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Academic Positions


2015 –                         Assistant Professor in Social Justice & Peace Studies, in the Department of Interdisciplinary Programs, King’s University College at Western University.


2013 – 2014                Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Postdoctoral Research Fellow at York University, Canada




2007 – 2012                PhD, Political Science, Major Specialization in Political Theory, Minor Specialization in Political Economy, University of Toronto.

Dissertation Title: The Theory and Practice of Economic Democracy

Defended on May 15, 2012.


2006 – 2007                Masters of Arts, Political Science, University of British Columbia.

Dissertation Title: A Defence of Workplace Democracy


2000 – 2004                Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics (Major) and Philosophy (Minor), McGill University. CGPA 3.50/4, Great Distinction.


Peer Reviewed Books


2017                            A Care Manifesto: Part-Time For All, with Jennifer Nedelsky (University of Toronto)

(Contract signed with Oxford University Press: New York)

2014                           After Occupy: Economic Democracy for the 21st Century, Oxford University Press: New York.



Peer Reviewed Articles

2017                             Interdependency: The Fourth Existential Insult to Humanity. Forthcoming in Contemporary Political Theory.

2016                            Offending the One Percent: Seven Arguments Against Distributive Desert. New Political Science: A Journal of Politics and Culture, Vol  38, No 2.

2015                            A Community-Based Good Life or Eco-Apartheid, Radical Philosophy Review. (Forthcoming)


2014 July                    Rawls, Property-Owning Democracy, and Democratic Socialism,

                                    The Journal of Social Philosophy, Vol 45, No 2, pp.228-251.


2014 Jan                      Making the Case for Workplace Democracy: Exit and Voice as Mechanisms of Freedom in Social Life, Polity, Vol 46, No 1.

2013 Dec                     What Does Mondragon Teach Us About Workplace Democracy?Advances in the Economic Analysis of Participatory & Labor-Managed Firms, Volume 14.


2013 March                Economic Democracy: The Left’s Big Idea for the 21st Century?New Political Science: A Journal of Politics and Culture, Vol 35, No 1, pp. 84-108.


2010 Dec                     Cooperatives and the ‘Bolivarian Revolution’ in Venezuela, Affinities: A Journal of Radical Theory, Culture, and Action, Vol 4, No 1.


Other Publications


2016                                          Fired Up About Capitalism. Toronto: Between The Lines.


Edited Book

                                    Malleson, T., & Wachsmuth D. (Eds.) (2011), Whose Streets? The Toronto G20 and the Challenges of Summit Protest. Toronto: Between The Lines. (Foreword by Naomi Klein)


Book Chapters

                                    Malleson, T., & Wachsmuth, D. (2011). From the Great Recession to the Streets of Toronto. In T. Malleson & D. Wachsmuth (Eds.), Whose Streets? The Toronto G20 and the Challenges of Summit Protest (pp. 1-14). Toronto: Between The Lines.


                                    Malleson, T. (2011). Building a Protest Convergence: The Toronto Community Mobilization Network. In T. Malleson & D. Wachsmuth (Eds.), Whose Streets? The Toronto G20 and the Challenges of Summit Protest (pp. 17-28). Toronto: Between The Lines.


Review Essays


2015                            Review of  “S.O.S.: Alternatives to Capitalism,” by Richard Swift. New Political Science.



2015                            Review of “Unmaking Merlin: Anarchist Tendencies in English Literature,” by Elliot Murphy. Ceasefire Magazine.