Recent Graduates and Theses
For the Period: May 2019

October 2019

Graduate: ALMUDI, Tiago – Ph.D.
Thesis: Water up to our necks: learning and responses to hydroclimatic variability in Brazilian Amazon floodplain communities [pdf]
Advisor: Sinclair, John

Graduate: BACKER, Justine
Thesis: Contributions to Sustainability Practices of Faith Communities in Canada: The Roles of Learning, Action and Faith [pdf]
Advisor: Sinclair, John

Graduate: CAMPBELL, Ezra
Thesis: Status and Distribution of Diurnal Raptors on the Island of Grenada: Grenada Hook-Billed Kite (Chondrohierax uncinatus mirus) and Antillean Broad-Winged Hawk (Buteo platypterus antillarum) [pdf]
Advisor: Koper, Nicola

Graduate: HEATHCOTE, Alexandra
Thesis: Effects of Oil Infrastructure and Assocaited Noise on the Stress Physiology, Growth and Development of an Altricial Grassland Songbird Nestling [pdf]
Advisor: Koper, Nicola

Graduate: JANZEN, Adam
Thesis: Building Bridges in the Backcountry: A Case Study of Design in the Headwaters Region of the Oldman Watershed [pdf]
Advisor: Davidson-Hunt, Iain

Graduate: PARKER, Lynnea
Thesis: Public Views Towards Black Bears and Bear Smart Messaging in a Rural Context [pdf]
Advisor: Campbell, Michael

Graduate: SOBOWALE, Omotuyole Regina
Thesis: River Restoration in Nairobi, Kenya: Exploring Public Participation and Learning Outcomes [pdf]
Advisor: Sinclair, John

May 2019

Graduate: APPAH, Nana*
Thesis: Assessing the Impact of Coastal Resort Tourism on Tourism Participation Among the Locals in Hopkins Village, Belize [pdf]
Advisor: Campbell, Michael

Graduate: DES BRISAY, Paulson*
Thesis: Effects of Oil Development on Habitat Quality and Its Perception by Mixed-Grass Prairie Songbirds [pdf]
Advisor: Koper, Nicola

Graduate: HOQUE, AM Rezwanul*
Thesis: Waakia’ligan: Community Voices on Housing at Garden Hill First Nation, Manitoba [pdf]
Advisor: Thompson, Shirley

Graduate: LEITE, Marta* – Ph.D.
Thesis: Bridging Multi-Level Resilience and Wellbeing: A Study of Small-Scale Fisher Responses to Change in Southeast Brazil [pdf]
Advisor: Berkes, Fikret

Graduate: MICHNIK, Kaylee*
Thesis: Reclamation, Participation and Self-Determination: Land-Based Learning and Community Gardening and Farming in Garden Hill First Nation [pdf]
Advisor: Thompson, Shirley

Graduate: OH, Hyunjoo
Thesis: Opportunities for Promoting the Recycling of Gypsum Board from Construction, Renovation, and Demolition in Manitoba [pdf]
Advisor: Davidson-Hunt, Iain

Graduate: ROSA, Patricia – Ph.D.
Thesis: Experimental Playback Study Investigating Effects of Oil Infrastructure Noise on Migratory Grassland Songbirds [pdf]
Advisor: Berkes, Fikret

Graduate: RYALL, Emily*
Thesis: Local Involvement in Marine Conservation, Motivating Factors, and the Potential for Co-Management in Koh Lipe, Thailand [pdf]
Advisor: Berkes, Fikret

Graduate: SUZUKI, Kaoru*
Thesis: Interface the Land: Nature-Based Performance Art [pdf]
Advisor: Thompson, Shirley

Graduate: ULRICH, Kurtis*
Thesis: Prescribed Fire and Design: Two Biocultural Design Case Studies from Northwestern Ontario [pdf]
Advisor: Davidson-Hunt, Iain

Graduate: WOJTUSZEWSKA, Veronica
Thesis: On the Importance of Language: Reclaiming Indigenous Place Names at Wasagamack First Nation, Manitoba, Canada [pdf]
Advisor: Thompson, Shirley

*As at February 2019