Hugh Segal Books & Biography
Hugh Segal is a Senior Fellow at the Queen's School of Policy Studies. Between 1999 and 2006, he was president of the Institute for Research on Public Policy in Montreal. He is a former chief of staff to the prime minister of Canada, and associate secretary of cabinet in the Ontario government. A graduate of the University of Ottawa, he holds an honorary doctorate of laws from the Royal Military College, Kingston. He has authored, co-authored and edited six books on politics and public policy. In September 2005, he was sworn into the Senate as a Conservative, having been appointed by prime minister Paul Martin. Hugh Segal lives in Kingston, Ontario.