The International Relations Program at Trinity College

The International Relations Program is a well respected interdisciplinary undergraduate program within the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Arts & Science that is hosted by Trinity College.

The Program is designed to equip students with knowledge of the international system using the methods of historical, political and economic analysis.

Faculty, Staff and Student Groups

The Program Director is Professor Mairi MacDonald. Dr. MacDonald is a historian and former lawyer. Her research focuses on Africa in nineteenth and twentieth century international relations.

Other Program faculty is drawn from the Departments of Economics, History and Political Science, and supplemented with experienced practitioners and respected visiting scholars of international relations.

Have a question about the Program? Check out the links on the right, or contact the Program Administrator, Ms. Marilyn Laville, at 416-946-8950 or by email at

Students often choose to get involved with the International Relations Society. Contact the IRS.