Robert Summers, Phd, MA, BA, MCIP, RPP
Director - School of Urban and Regional Planning, Faculty of Science - Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Admin
- (780) 492-0342
3-90 Tory (H.M.) Building
11211 Saskatchewan Drive NWEdmonton ABT6G 2H4
Academic Director - Sustainability Council, University of Alberta
- Collective Action and Cultural Institutions and their Evolution
- Environmental Governance/Policy (focused on behaviour and institutions)
- Rural Water Supply Issues in Canada and Sub-Saharan Africa
- Community Development (social capital, sense of place, effectiveness and efficiency of local institutions) in both developed and developing world applications
An introduction to sustainable development approaches to dealing with environmental issues. Prerequisite: Any 3 unit course. Not available for students with credit in HGP 250 or SUST 201.
An introduction to municipal finances and the development process as it relates to the Planning profession. Prerequisite: ECON 101. Not available for students with credit in HGP 412. Restricted to Planning Major and Planning Specialization students.
An introduction to municipal finances and the development process as it relates to the planning profession. Sections offered at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Tuition and Fees page in the University Regulations sections of the Calendar.
An introduction to the history of sustainability as a concept, contemporary sustainability issues, and the diverse perspectives that disciplines and professions take on while approaching sustainability. Not available to students with credit in HGP 250 or HGEO 250.