Will Kymlicka holds the Canada Research Chair in political philosophy at Queen's University, Canada. His research interests focus on issues of democracy and diversity, and in particular on models of citizenship and social justice within multicultural societies.

A native of Canada, Kymlicka has held positions at various Canadian, American, and European universities before moving to Queen's. He is also a recurrent visiting professor in the nationalism studies program at the Central European University in Budapest and has worked as an advisor to the Canadian government.

Kymlicka's books include Multicultural Citizenship: A Liberal Theory of Minority Rights; Politics in the Vernacular: Nationalism, Multiculturalism, and Citizenship; Multicultural Odysseys: Navigating the New International Politics of Diversity; and Zoopolis, co-authored with his wife Sue Donaldson. He has written over 200 articles for a variety of publications.

Kymlicka is a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, and of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research. From 2004 to 2006, he was the president of the American Society for Political and Legal Philosophy.

Last Updated: August 24, 2017