Careers

Graduates work in both private and public sectors in fields as diverse as municipal planning, health planning, housing, transportation, and national park planning, and at scales ranging from neighbourhood to provincial/national/international planning.

Master's graduates

Here's a list of sample careers pursued by our Master's graduates:

  • Co-ordinator, Thames Valley Quick Response Program, Parkwood Hospital, ON
  • Officer, Ministry of Culture, Kenya
  • Technical Co-ordinator, Canadian Important Bird Areas
  • Indonesian Government, Lands Directorate Area Visitors Services Co-ordinator
  • Consulting President, Avalon Community Alliance
  • Director of Operations, Miller Waste Management, NS
  • Environmental Analyst, Statistics Canada
  • Research Co-ordination Analyst, Clayquot Sound Central Region Board, BC
  • Woodside National Historic Site, Kitchener, ON
  • Town Planner, ERM Mitchell McCotter, Melbourne, Australia
  • Planner, MacNaughton Hermsen Britton Consultants, Kitchener, ON
  • Saskatchewan Property Management Corporation, SK
  • District Planner, Nunavut Ecosystems Secretariat, Parks Canada, Hull, PQ
  • Statistics Canada, Ottawa, ON
  • GIS System Manager, Planning Department, Government of Bermuda
  • Lecturer, Kassessart University, Thailand
  • Toronto Regional Conservation Authority, ON
  • Health Planner, ACMS District Health Council, ON
  • Sales and Technical Representative, Solinst Canada Ltd., Georgtown, ON
  • Senior Research Officer, Marketing Research, Parks Canada, Cornwall, ON
  • Emergency Planner, Mississauga, ON
  • Research Analyst, BC Hydro
  • Planner, Economic Development and Planning Consulting Services, Edmonton, AB
  • District Planner, Ministry of Natural Resources, Cochrane, ON
  • Assistant Planner, Rural Planning District Commission, Fredericton, NB
  • Environmental Planner, Hardy Stevenson & Associates, Toronto, ON
  • Recreation Consultant, Toronto, ON
  • Planner, New Brunswick Ministry of Agriculture, NB

PhD graduates

Here's a list of sample careers pursued by our PhD graduates:

  • Assistant Professor, Menno Simons College, University of Winnipeg, MB
  • Senior Researcher, Seoul Development Institute, Seoul, Korea
  • Professor, Khon Kaen University, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Private Consultant, Cathexis Associates Inc, Planning and Fundraising Consultants, Burlington, ON
  • Private Consultant, Seniors’ Planning, ON
  • Private Consulting Business, BC
  • Assistant Professor, School of Planning, University of Waterloo, ON
  • Lecturer, Innis College, University of Toronto, ON
  • Ministry of Environment, Queen’s Park, Toronto, ON
  • Lecturer, McMaster University, ON
  • Member, Canada Energy Commission, Calgary, AB
  • Assistant Planner, Rural Planning District Commission, Fredericton, NB
  • Associate Professor, Ryerson Polytechnic University, Toronto, ON
  • Professor, Bandung University, Indonesia
  • Post Doctoral Fellow, Laval University, Quebec City, PQ
  • Associate Professor, Faculty of Environment, York University, Toronto, ON
  • Analyst, Health Statistic, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, ON
  • Planner (Information Systems), Hamilton, Bermuda
  • Assistant Planner, Victoria Health Centre, Frederickton, NB
  • Environmental Planner, Hardy Stevenson & Associates, Toronto, ON
  • Assistant Planner - By-Law Review, City of Toronto
  • Planner, MacNaughton Hermsen Britton Clarkson Planning Ltd, Kitchener, ON
  • Associate Professor, Queen's University, Kingston ON
  • Assistant Professor, Concordia University, Montreal, Que.
  • Professor, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia
  • Researcher, Lund University, Lund, Sweden.
  • National Expert, United Nations Centre for Regional Development (Africa Office)

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