Political Scientist - Philosopher

Political Scientist - Philosopher


Dr. Marcel Lamoureux is an internationally known political scientist, philosopher, author and speaker.   As a logician, his studies include cause and effect relationships and complexity problems as applied to social and organizational issues to determine resolutions.


  • Ph.D. in Political Science and Political Philosophy from Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • M.A. in Management from Norwich University, Northfield, Vermont
  • B.A. in Philosophy from Wadhams Hall College, Ogdensburg, New York
  • Continuing Graduate Studies in Continental Philosophy (M.A.) at Staffordshire University, Stoke-on-Trent, England. 

Dr. Lamoureux served as an external academic advisor at Vermont College, Norwich University, and as a researcher at a scientific institute.

Research Specializations

  • Deductive and inductive Logic
  • Causality theory, inclusive of causal mechanisms and causal paths in public policy formulation, change, direction of change, and outcome
  • Complexity theory
  • Philosophies and political studies of inequality and extreme poverty
  • Ethics, theoretical and praxis, e.g., human rights
  • Public policy learning theory
  • Regulatory policy and compliance risk management
  • Organizational governance