Anthony Piscitelli

NameAnthony Piscitelli
School School of Interdisciplinary Studies
ProgramBachelor of Environmental Public Health (Honours)
Academic and Professional Designations
  • ​Doctor of Philosophy – Geography
  • Master of Arts – Political Science
  • Bachelor of Arts – Honours Political Science & General Global Studies
  • Certified Municipal Manager Level Three (CMM III)
  • Accredited Canadian Credit Union Director (ACCUD)
Title ​Professor
Courses Taught​Understanding Research
Areas of Expertise & Interest
  • ​Non-profit, co-operative, and public sector governance
  • Survey research
Industry Experience, Professional Currency Activities
  • ​Currently a board member at Your Neighbourhood Credit Union
  • Nine years of experience in municipal government
  • Four years of management experience in the non-profit sector
Major Research Projects, Scholarly Activities, and/or Publications

Current Projects:

  • Principle Investigator for Representative Governance an Insight Development Grant funded study building on Dr. Piscitelli's recent research exploring the tension board members face between representing the organization's membership and effective governance
  • Project Director for Leveraging Community Contributions to Acquire Local Real Estate for Long-Term Affordability and Sustainability a College and Community Innovation Program grant supporting the launch of a for-profit co-operatively owned affordable rental housing provider
Additional InformationWhen teaching, Anthony focuses on blending his practical experience with theoretical insights. He creates an engaging classroom by regularly encouraging his students to share their own insights and opinions.


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