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Susan J. Elliott

Professor and University Research Chair in Health Geography. University of Waterloo

1. What advice do you have for early career researchers looking to establish themselves in the field of geography?


You can't be a success if you're a secret.

2. What motivated you to pursue a career  in geography?

Science-policy bridging.

3. Could you share a significant moment or project from your early career that had a lasting impact on your research?

​My first sole authored publication in a tier 1 journal.

4. What advice do you have for early career researchers navigating the challenges of academia and research?

Read every day; write every day; don't spend time on activities for which there is no category on your CV

5. Are there specific conferences, journals, or resources you recommend for staying updated with the latest trends and research in geography?



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