• Associate Professor
    Department of Landscape Architecture

    Adjunct Professor
    Department of City Planning
    University of Manitoba

    201 John A. Russell Building
    84 Curry Place
    University of Manitoba
    (Fort Garry Campus)
    Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2M6

    T. 204-474-9641
    F. 204-474-7532


Jean Trottier has a Bachelors degree in Landscape Architecture from the Université de Montréal and a Masters degree in Urban Planning from McGill University.

Professional memberships

  • Member of the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA)
  • Member of the Manitoba Association of Landscape Architects (MALA)
  • Member of the Canadian Institute of Planners (MCIP)
  • Member of the Manitoba Professional Planners Institute (RPP)


Professor Trottier teaches and conducts research initiatives in the areas of urban design and environmental design pedagogy. He is a Research Fellow of the Landscape Architecture Foundation (USA), for which he developed case studies of urban-scale landscape infrastructure, and is currently developing a resource on urban design practice using Canadian case studies.

Professor Trottier maintains a significant practice in community development. He served as Chair of Winnipeg’s Downtown Urban Design Advisory Committee and on the board of the Council for Canadian Urbanism. He currently chairs the Editorial Board of Landscapes | Paysages Magazine and serves on the Canadian Landscape Architecture Accreditation Council.