Phil Triadafilopoulos is Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Toronto. He received his PhD in Political Science for the New School for Social Research and is a former Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Postdoctoral Fellow. Triadafilopoulos also held a two-year visiting research fellowship at the Institute for Social Sciences at Humboldt University through the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). Triadafilopoulos is the author of Becoming Multicultural: Immigration and the Politics of Membership in Canada and Germany (Vancouver: UBC Press, 2012), shortlisted for the Canadian Political Science Association's 2013 Donald Smiley Prize for the best book in Canadian politics and 2014 Comparative Politics Prize. Triadafilopoulos' current research examines the extension of public funding for Islamic religious education in Canada and Germany. He is also interested in how centre-right, conservative parties in Europe and North America are adapting to more culturally diverse electorates.