Recent Graduates and Theses
For the Period: May 2017

October 2017

Graduate: DENNIS, Patricia
Thesis: The Roles of Strategic Environmental Assessment and Learning in Planning for Successful Community-Based Solid Waste Management in Kenya [pdf]
Advisor: Sinclair, John

Graduate: ENSLOW, Chelsea
Thesis: Human Disturbance, Host Dispersal, and Hybridization Influence Blood Parasite Communities in a Threatened Songbird Species: The Golden-Winged Warbler (Vermivora Chrysoptera) [pdf]
Advisor: Koper, Nicola

Graduate: GEEBU, Raghavender
Thesis: Analyzing the Geographical Impact of Water Control Structures and the 2011 “Super Flood” of Manitoba on Lake St. Martin First Nation using Historical Aerial Photos, Light Detection and Ranging Data, and Geographical Information System [pdf]
Advisor: Thompson, Shirley

Graduate: NG, Christoph
Thesis: Proximity to Conventional Oil and Gas Development is Associated with Reduced Parental Care in Chestnut-collared Longspurs (Calcarius ornatus) [pdf]
Advisor: Koper, Nicola

Graduate: OKOROSOBO, Tosan
Thesis: Building Livelihood and Food Security through Social Enterprise: A Case Study of Garden Hill First Nation Community in Manitoba, Canada [pdf]
Advisor: Thompson, Shirley

Graduate: PROKOPANKO, Erin
Thesis: Could Bigger be Better? Patch Size and Simulated Conspecific Cues in Manitoba’s Tall-grass Prairie [pdf]
Advisor: Koper, Nicola

May 2017

Graduate: ANDRONAK, Brett
Thesis: Achieving Next Generation Environmental Impact Assessment Follow-up and Monitoring [pdf]
Advisor: Sinclair, John

Graduate: DAS, Malay*
Thesis: Rebuilding Food Security in Garden Hill First Nation Community: Local Food Production in a Northern Remote Community [pdf]
Advisor: Thompson, Shirley

Graduate: ISLAM, Durdana* – Ph.D.
Thesis: Indigenous Fisheries and Food Security Norway House Cree Nation, Manitoba, Canada [pdf]
Advisor: Berkes, Fikret
Co-Advisor: Haque, Emdad

Graduate: ROOBAN, Anne
Thesis: Growing Socioeconomic Sustainability through Community-Based Forest Management in British Columbia [pdf]
Advisor: Sinclair, John

Graduate: POLFUS, Jean* – Ph.D.
Thesis: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Describing Biological Diversity [pdf]
Advisor: Manseau, Micheline

Graduate: SADIQ, Somia
Thesis: Understanding and Implementing Free, Prior, and Informed Consent (FPIC) in the Context of Indigenous Peoples in Canada [pdf]
Advisor: Sinclair, John

Graduate: TURNER, Katherine* – Ph.D.
Thesis: Feeding Local Economies: Bolivia’s Edible Biocultural Heritage and Rural Territorial Development [pdf]
Advisor: Davidson, Hunt, Iain

*As of February 2017