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News Digest of the CAG
Edition 2, Issue 62 - May 15, 2022

Bulletin de nouvelles de l'ACG
Édition 2, Numéro 62 - le 15 mai 2022

Awards and Achievements | Prix et réalisations

CAG 2022 Awards: The CAG 2022 award winners have been selected and will be announced at the Annual General Meeting on Thursday, June 2 (3:30-5:30pm EDT), during the CAG 2022 Virtual Conference. We look forward to celebrating this inspiring group of geographers! 

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Prix de l'ACG 2022 : Les lauréats des prix de l'ACG 2022 ont été sélectionnés et seront annoncés lors de l'Assemblée générale annuelle le jeudi 2 juin (de 15h30 à 17h30 HAE) lors du Congrès virtuel de l'ACG 2022. Nous avons hâte de célébrer ce groupe de géographes inspirants !

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Calls for Papers and Upcoming Events

Appels à communications et événements à venir

Stratus 2022: The Systems and Technologies for Remote Sensing Applications Through Unmanned Aerial Systems (STRATUS) conference will take place May 23-25, 2022 in Syracuse, NY. It will brings together academics, industry representatives, and domain specialists to share perspectives on this rapidly evolving topic. Find out more.

International Multispecies Methods Research Symposium: The Symposium, "Shifting Paradigms in Human-Animal Relations," hosted online by the University of Saskatchewan, will take place May 24-26, 2022. The aims are: scholarly exploration and deeper understanding of intuitive interspecies communication (IIC) as practiced by animal communicators (an emerging multispecies method); Catalyze novel partnerships and grow an international network of IIC research; Develop new research questions, directions, teams, discussion groups across diverse areas of inquiry and disciplines. Learn more

CAG 2022: The 72nd Annual Meeting & Conference of the Canadian Association of Geographers will take place May 30-June 3, 2022. It will be virtual, hosted by the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies at Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University), with the theme "Towards Canada 2050: Shaping the Future of Geographic and Spatial Analysis." Visit the website for more information and register here by May 27. Keep an eye out for our exciting program, coming soon!

FEMGEOG 2022: The 3rd international Feminist Geography Conference will be held virtually/online and in-person at the University of Colorado at Boulder, USA, June 15-17, 2022. The theme - 'Pushing Boundaries' - allows for conversation, debate and exploration about the relationships between people and boundaries and the nature and form of what boundaries are and what they do. For more information, visit the website

IGU 2022 - Centennial Congress: The International Geographic Union (IGU) will celebrate 100th anniversary in 2022 with a conference gathering geographers from all the continents. The Paris 2022 UGI Centennial Congress will take place between July 18 and July 22 2022. Visit the website for more information.  

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ACG 2022 : La 72e assemblée annuelle et congrès de l'Association canadienne des géographes aura lieu du 30 mai au 3 juin 2022. Elle sera virtuelle, accueillie par le Département de géographie et d'études environnementales de Toronto Metropolitan University (anciennement Ryerson University), avec pour thème « Canada: notre vision de l'analyse spatiale et géographique d'ici 2050 ». Visitez le site Web pour plus d'informations et inscrivez-vous d'ici le 27 mai. Notre programme stimulant sera bientôt disponible !

UGI 2022 - Congrès centenaire : L'Union géographique internationale (UGI) fêtera son 100e anniversaire en 2022 avec un congrès réunissant des géographes de tous les continents. Le congrès du centenaire de l'UGI, Paris 2022, aura lieu du 18 au 22 juillet 2022. Visitez le site web pour plus d'informations.  

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New in The Canadian Geographer

Nouveau dans Le Géographe canadien

Just published! The latest articles in TCG.

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Tout juste publié ! Les derniers articles dans LGG.

Editor's Picks for May / Sélections de la Rédactrice en mai :

 

Free to read May 1-31 / Gratuit à lire du 1er au 31 mai

Also new in TCG / Nouvellement publié dans LGC : 

Forrest Hisey, Melissa Heppner, Andrea Olive. Supporting native grasslands in Canada: Lessons learned and future management of the Prairie Pastures Conservation Area (PPCA) in Saskatchewan.

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Other Recent Geography Publications 

Autres publications géographiques récentes

ACME, Volume 21, Issue 2

Dialogues in Human Geography, Volume 12, Issue 1

Emotion, Space and Society, Volume 43

Physical Geography, Volume 43, Issue 3

The Geographical Journal, Volume 188, Issue 2

Tourism Geographies, Volume 24, Issue 2-3

 

New Publication: A new publication is available from University of Toronto Press, Streetcars and the Shifting Geographies of Toronto: A Visual Analysis of Change by Brian Doucet and Michael Doucet. Released February 2022. Paperback and digital editions $49.95. "Streetcars and the Shifting Geographies of Toronto studies the city’s urban transformations through an analysis of photographs taken by streetcar enthusiasts, beginning in the 1960s." Reduced rates offered on any purchase of more than five copies. 

New Publication: The open-access text, Showing Theory to Know Theory: Understanding Social Science Concepts through Illustrative Vignettes, co-edited with David Szanto, is now available. What do genealogy, resistance, whiteness, poststructuralism, landscape, intersectionality, governance, epistemology, citizenship, and allyship have in common? They’re all critical social sciences themes covered in Showing Theory to Know Theory. Download it free here

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Job Postings | Offres d'emploi

Executive Assistant (remote work) / Adjoint.e de direction (travail à distance) - Canadian Association of Geographers (CAG) / l'Association canadienne des géographes (ACG)

Deadline/Date limite: 05-16-2022 (Open until filled). [More information / Plus d'info]

Assistant Professor (CLTA) in Social Planning - University of Toronto (St. George)

Deadline/Date limite: 05-17-2022. [More information / Plus d'info]

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Land-Use Planning - University of the Fraser Valley

Deadline/Date limite: 05-20-2022. [More information / Plus d'info]

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Physical Geography - University of the Fraser Valley

Deadline/Date limite: 05-20-2022. [More information / Plus d'info]

Assistant Professor in Human or Human-Environment Geography - University of Guelph

Deadline/Date limite: 05-23-2022. [More information / Plus d'info]

Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in Data Science - University of Winnipeg

Deadline/Date limite: 05-25-2022. [More information / Plus d'info]

Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track in Indigenous Planning - University of Manitoba

Deadline/Date limite: 05-26-2022. [More information / Plus d'info]

Instructor II or III (2-year term) in Human Geography and GIS - University of Lethbridge

Deadline/Date limite: 05-31-2022. [More information / Plus d'info]

Probationary (tenure-track) Assistant Professor in Urban Geography - University of Western Ontario

Deadline/Date limite: 07-31-2022. [More information / Plus d'info]

Probationary (tenure-track) Assistant Professor in Physical Geography - University of Western Ontario

Deadline/Date limite: 09-30-2022. [More information / Plus d'info]

Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Impacts and opportunities of Climate Change - University of Alberta

Deadline/Date limite: Open until filled. [More information / Plus d'info]

Assistant Professor, Indigenous Scholar Position in Indigenous Planning - University of Manitoba

Deadline/Date limite: Open until filled. [More information / Plus d'info]

Canada Excellence Research Chair in Socio-Economic Value of Renewable Energy in Remote Communities - University of Saskatchewan

Deadline/Date limite: Open until filled. [More information / Plus d'info]

Contract Faculty - Geography 1120 Earth Environments – Land and Water - Douglas College

Deadline/Date limite: Open until filled. [More information / Plus d'info]

GIS/Geomatics Analyst (Vancouver or Nanaimo) - Robertson GeoConsultants Inc.

Deadline/Date limite: Open until filled. [More information / Plus d'info]

Postdoctoral Researcher in Remote Sensing and GIS for Precision Agriculture - Simon Fraser University

Deadline/Date limite: Open until filled. [More information / Plus d'info]

Tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in Health Services Research - Simon Fraser University

Deadline/Date limite: Open until filled. [More information / Plus d'info]

Tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in Environmental Health Inequities - Simon Fraser University

Deadline/Date limite: Open until filled. [More information / Plus d'info]

Indigenous Scholar in Northern Communities Contaminants or Climate Change Impacts - Wilfrid Laurier University

Deadline/Date limite: Open until filled. [More information / Plus d'info]

Black Scholar in Environmental Studies - Wilfrid Laurier University

Deadline/Date limite: Open until filled. [More information / Plus d'info]

Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) in Climate Action and Social Innovation - University of Saskatchewan

Deadline/Date limite: Open until filled. [More information / Plus d'info]

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News and Announcements | Nouvelles et annonces

CAG 2022: The 72nd Annual Meeting & Conference of the Canadian Association of Geographers will take place May 30-June 3, 2022. It will be virtual, hosted by the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies at Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University), with the theme "Towards Canada 2050: Shaping the Future of Geographic and Spatial Analysis." Visit the website for more information and register here by May 27. Keep an eye out for our exciting program, coming soon!

SRC/CALJ Journal Innovation Award 2022: This award recognizes innovation implemented or first measured in 2021 by a Canadian scholarly journal and which is focussed on enhancing readership and/or other forms of engagement with journal content. The winner will receive a certificate honouring their achievements as well as a free annual membership to CALJ, and an announcement will be posted on CALJ and SRC websites. The winner will be announced at the CALJ Annual Meeting in June. To learn more about eligibility criteria and the application process, visit the website. Deadline for applications: midnight EDT, May 31, 2022.

Water Innovation Lab ATLANTIC 2022: Waterlution is running a new Water Innovation Lab (WIL) based in Atlantic Canada. Waterlution invites applications from students or young professionals, who are under 35 and involved in water- or water-climate-related studies, research and/or work. The purpose of WIL is to train young water/climate professionals to be innovative water leaders. This is Waterlution's first-ever hybrid WIL in Canada / Northern Turtle Island, and it will consist of two components: Component 1: May 24-June 14 - Weekly virtual sessions for 4 weeks ; Component 2: August 28-September 2, 2022 - In-person event in beautiful Prince Edward Island. If you are interested, you can learn more and apply by visiting the website or contact Megan Cornall with questions at megan.cornall@waterlution.org.

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ACG 2022 : La 72e assemblée annuelle et congrès de l'Association canadienne des géographes aura lieu du 30 mai au 3 juin 2022. Elle sera virtuelle, accueillie par le Département de géographie et d'études environnementales de Toronto Metropolitan University (anciennement Ryerson University), avec pour thème « Canada: notre vision de l'analyse spatiale et géographique d'ici 2050 ».  Visitez le site Web pour plus d'informations et inscrivez-vous d'ici le 27 mai. Notre programme stimulant sera bientôt disponible !

Prix d’innovation pour les revues savantes de SRC/l’ACRS 2022 : Ce prix a pour objectif de mettre à l’honneur l’innovation réalisée ou évaluée en 2021 par une revue savante canadienne, et qui vise principalement à accroître le lectorat et/ou d’autres formes d’engagement avec le contenu des revues savantes. Le lauréat recevra un certificat honorant ses réalisations, un abonnement d’un an à l’ACRS gratuit et une annonce sera également publiée sur les sites de l’ACRS et de SRC. Le gagnant sera annoncé lors de l’Assemblée générale de l’ACRS, en juin. Pour plus d’informations sur les critères d’admissibilité et le processus de soumission des candidatures, veuillez visitez le site web. Date limite de soumission: le 31 mai 2022, à minuit (HAE).

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Please note: Major items, announcements, and all CAG content are presented in both English and French. Articles, Calls for Papers, and some events are only presented in the language used.

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