Maxime Heroux-Legault

University of British Columbia


Maxime Heroux-Legault is an Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of British Columbia, focusing on Canadian politics, research methods, and election studies. He earned his PhD from the University of Toronto and holds both an MSc and a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Philosophy from the Université de Montréal. Heroux-Legault is renowned for his contributions to understanding voting behavior, electoral systems, and public opinion through both his teaching and extensive publications. Notable works include studies on electoral simulations, the impact of electoral rules on voting behavior, and the exploration of political values and regionalism in Canada. His research has been recognized for its significance, with articles shortlisted for awards in Regional and Federal Studies.

Publications by Maxime Heroux-Legault