Graduate Student Supervision

Department of Geography




Graduate Student Supervision

 

Current Graduate Students: 

Pushpa Hamal. "Road Construction in the Rural Global South," MA in Geography, Brock University. (MRP supervisor)

Warren Jenkinson. "Sound Walks and the Sonic Environment," MA in Geography, Brock University. (Thesis supervisor)

Oscar Kuffour. "Human Security and Natural Disasters: The Case of Ghana," MA in Geography, Brock University. (MRP supervisor)

Tanisha Minson. "Hierarchies of Policing and Legitimacy in *Trans Cyberspaces," MA in Geography, Brock University. (Thesis committee member)


Former Graduate Students:

Supervisor or Co-supervisor:

Raphael Atanga. 2011. "Tourism and Sustainable Development in Ghana: A case study of the Paga Crocodile Ponds," MA in Geography, Brock University(MRP)

Katie Hemsworth. 2010. “The use of personal listening devices on public transit to transform soundscape and place,” MA in Geography, Brock University. (Thesis)

Aaron Franks. 2008. "A minor theory: Transmigration of ecological practice into transformative political discourse, via Campesina,” MA in social Justice and Equity studies, Brock University(Thesis)

Anna Lise Domanski. 2007. “Righteous sounds and reproductive justice: The influence of Ani DiFranco’s music for reproductive rights activists,” MA in Social Justice and Equity Studies, Brock University. (Thesis)

Julie Gregory. 2007. “Dancing Politics: Connecting Women’s Experiences of Rave in Toronto to Ageism and Patriarchy,” MA in Social Justice and Equity Studies, Brock University. (Thesis)

Lorraine Pannett. 2006. “Found in Translation: Life History and Migration,” MA in Social Justice and Equity Studies, Brock University. (MRP)

Samah Sabra. 2005. From 1940s Fez to 1990s Paris: Conceptualising Contact Zones and Understanding Autoethnography in a Global Arena of Representation,” MA in Social Justice and Equity Studies, Brock University(Thesis)

Kathryn Zavitz. 2004. “International Volunteers at a Costa Rican Organic Farm: Sheepish Volunteers, Proud Tourists and Unwitting Developers,” MA in Social Justice and Equity Studies, Brock University. (Thesis)

Kathryn Besio. 2001. “Spatial Stories of Researchers, Travelers and Tourists in a Balti Village: Jangli Geographies of Transculturation,” PhD in Geography, University of Hawaii. (Dissertation co-supervisor)

Tania Dolphin. 2000. “The Discursive Construction of Hunza, Pakistan, in Travel Writing: 1889-1999," MA in Geography, Carleton University. (Thesis co-supervisor)

 

Committee Member:

Richard Lagani. 2012 "Domestic Door Locks and Space: Unlocking Key Knowledge of the Home," MA in Geography, Brock University(MRP)

Ola Mohammed. 2012 "My Poetry Hails within the Streets, My Poetry Fails to be Discrete: Examining Belonging and Identity in Southern Ontario Diasporic Hip-Hop Music," MA in Popular Culture, Brock University(MRP)

Ian Wood. 2011 "The Neoliberalisation of Street Vending Policy in Lima, Peru: The Contested Politics of Citizenship, Property and Public Space in the Production of a New Urban Marginality," MA in Geography, Brock University(Thesis)

Jumoke Isekeije. 2010. “Peeking Through the Opomulero Lens: Tunde Kelani's Women on Centre Stage,” MA in Popular Culture, Brock University(MRP) 

Joshua Holt. 2008. “Steeltown Scene: Genre, Performance and Identity in the Alternative Independent Music Scene in Hamilton, Ontario,” MA in Popular Culture, Brock University. (Thesis)

Maureen Kihika. 2008. “The United Nations Millenium Development Goal to ‘Combat HIV/AIDS in Kenya by 2014’,” MA in Social Justice and Equity Studies, Brock University. (MRP)

Heather Maguire. 2007. "“Citizen Jane: Exploring the Relationship Between Gender and Cellular Phones in Societies of Control,” MA in Social Justice and Equity Studies, Brock University. (Thesis)

Tomee Sojourner. 2006. "From Periphery to Centre: An Exploratory Study of One Black Lesbian’s Intersections of Identity and Experiences of Discrimination in the Workplace,” MA in Social Justice and Equity Studies, Brock University. (Thesis)

Shauna Flanagan. 2003. “Differential Vulnerability to Debris Flow Hazard in High Mountain Communities of the Karakoram Himalaya, Northern Pakistan,” MA in Geography, WLU. (Thesis)

Nick Craddock-Henry. 2002. “Risk, Vulnerability and Environmental Hazards in the Village of Darkot, Northern Pakistan,” MA in Geography, WLU. (Thesis)

 

External Examiner:

Jeremy Thompson. 2010. “Climbers’ Perceptions of Sustainable Bouldering Practices in the Niagara Glen,” MA in Applied Health Sciences, Brock University. (Thesis)

Jaspreet Bal. 2010. "Children’s Rights in Rural Punjab: The Story of a Border Dweller,” MA in Child and Youth Studies, Brock University. (Thesis)

David Tavares. 2010. “Informal Urban Citizenship in the Multicultural City: Literary Representations of Second-Generation Youth in Toronto and London” PhD in Geography, University of Ottawa. (Dissertation)

Syed Shahid Ali. 2009.“Structure and Spatial Patterns of Agriculture in Pakistan: A Study in Regionalization” PhD in Geography, University of Karachi. (Dissertation)

Shakila A. Rahman. 2009.“Poverty in Karachi: Geographical Perspective and Socio-Economic Profile” PhD in Geography, University of Karachi. (Dissertation)

Khalida Zainab. 2003.“Changes in the Spatial Structure of Administrative Areas in Pakistan: A Geographical Evaluation” PhD in Geography, University of Karachi, Pakistan. (Dissertation)

Yiping Lee. 2000.“A Phenomenological Study of Tourists’ Travel Experiences,” PhD in Geography, University of Western Ontario. (Dissertation)

Graduate student fieldwork in Gilgit, Pakistan
Graduate student fieldwork in Gilgit, Pakistan