In this interview Dr. Bruno Charbonneau, Associate Professor of Political Science at Laurentian University and Director of the Centre FrancoPaix en résolution des conflits et missions de paix at the Raoul-Dandurand Chair in Strategic and Diplomatic Studies at University of Quebec, talks about questions of knowledge production and how they play into peace, peacebuilding and peace research. Dr. Charbonneau discusses which kinds of knolwedges he seeks to produce, how to research the boundaries of knolwedge, the exchange and interaction with policy-making, and his role as a researcher in such exchanges.