Doug Lionais


Doug Lionais is an Associate Professor in the Shannon School of Business at Cape Breton University. He received his BBA from Cape Breton University, and his PhD (Economic Geography) from Durham University, UK. He teaches within Cape Breton University’s MBA in Community Economic Development program. Dr. Lionais’ research involves three interrelated themes: uneven development and depleted communities, entrepreneurship and business development in depleted communities, and social enterprise and place-based business.