Experts

We help the news media connect with Western academics and other experts to gain insight, context and further understanding of the day’s news for their audiences. Contact us to learn more.

Experts available to speak on the two-year anniversary of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

February 21, 2024

February 24 marks two years since Russia’s escalation of its war on Ukraine with a full-scale invasion. The following experts…

Experts available to comment on topics making the news this week

February 14, 2024

Western University experts are available to comment on the global gig worker protest, Valentine’s Day, Alaskapox, and NATO’s relations with Russia.

Western researchers examine intimate relationships

February 14, 2024

Aided by insights from couples, these studies probe intricacies of romantic partnerships

Experts available on the ecological impacts of an above seasonal winter

February 9, 2024

Following revelations that 2023 was the warmest year on record, winter in Canada has brought an unpredictable blend of weather…

Experts available to comment on wide range of topics in the news

January 30, 2024

Western University experts are available to comment on Taylor Swift and celebrity deep-fakes, foreign interference in elections, and wildfires in…

Experts available on New Hampshire primary, malaria vaccines, eating disorders, invasive strep A, and Japan’s Slim Moon Lander

January 23, 2024

Western University has experts available to comment on topics making the news such as the New Hampshire primary, malaria vaccines,…

Experts available on topics related to mental health

January 17, 2024

Western University has the following experts and researchers available to speak on a range of mental health-related topics during the…

Expert insight: How primaries work in the U.S. presidential election

January 15, 2024

Western expert explains the pathway to securing party nominations to run for President

Experts available to comment on winter outlook for respiratory viruses

January 9, 2024

Western University has the following experts available to discuss what to expect during the winter months as respiratory viruses, including…

Expert insight: Meaningful social interactions are the only ‘cure’ for loneliness

December 22, 2023

Western expert says individuals need to feel like they belong and are important to others