Bryan Smale

Professor Emeritus
Bryan Smale

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Website: Canadian Index of Wellbeing (CIW)

Research interests

  • Leisure, health, and well-being of individuals and communities
  • Social indicators research
  • Spatial analysis of leisure and well-being
  • Time use allocation

Bryan was recently awarded the 2020 Hall of Heroes Leadership Award in recognition of a leader who has had significant, long-term impact on the indicators field and the improvement of community conditions and well-being. The award was presented at the Community Indicators Consortium 2020 Impact Summit.


BA, University of Waterloo 

MA, University of Waterloo

PhD, Western University