Jamie BaxterWestern Social Science



Professor, Department of Geography, University of Western Ontario

Associate Dean, Graduate Studies, Faculty of Social Science, University of Western Ontario


Other Appointment

Associate Professor, Department of Geography, Environmental Science Program, University of Calgary



1993-1997 Ph.D. in Geography
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Dissertation Title: The meaning of risk and uncertainty in an environmentally sensitized community

1990-1992 M.A. in Geography
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Thesis Title: The psychosocial impacts of exposure to the proposed Halton regional landfill site

1985-1989 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Geography
Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada


Professional Associations

1994-present Association of American Geographers (member of Medical Geography Specialty Group)
1995-present Canadian Association of Geographers (member of the Geography of Health and Health Care Specialty Group)
1995-present Society for Risk Analysis