Derek Armitage

Professor - School of Environment, Resources and Sustainability (SERS)


Twitter: @ECGGroup

My academic background is in geography, environmental studies and international development. Prior to academia, I worked as a consultant on a variety of projects for Environment Canada, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, the Global Environment Facility (World Bank), Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Inter-American Development Bank (IADB), and before that, as a CUSO volunteer in Tanzania. I am a Senior Fellow – Earth Systems Governance project, Adjunct Professor – Natural Resources Institute (University of Manitoba), and past Working Group Leader – Oceans Management Research Network (Canada). I also serve as an Editor for the journals Ecology and Society and Conservation Letters.