O.P. Dwivedi is Professor Emeritus – Political Science, at the University of Guelph. He has authored over 100 books and journal articles. His area of research includes such subjects as environmental policy and law, development administration, administrative culture, corruption and public service ethics; and his geographic area of research spans countries such as Canada, USA, Papua New Guinea, India, Mauritius, and various developing nations. In 2000, the United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, New York, appointed him a member of its Group of Experts on Globalization and the State for two years. He is listed in the Canadian Who’s Who. Dr. Dwivedi is an Associate of the Centre for Studies in Leadership.