Year 2014

January 7, 2014: Student Lecture
Ther Aung


PhD student at the Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability at the University of British Columbia speaking at the IRES Seminar Series. Read More

January 9, 2014 – Daniel Steel


IRES Guest Speaker.  Read More

January 14, 2014: Guest Lecture
Crystal Tremblay


SHHRC Post Doctoral Fellow at the Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability at the University of British Columbia speaking at the IRES Seminar Series.  Read More

January 21, 2014
Student Led Professional Development Lecture
Lara Rosenoff Gauvin


Lara is from the Lobby Gallery at the Liu Institute for Global Issues at the University of British Columbia.  Read More

January 28, 2014: Guest Lecture
Jordi Honey-Rosés


Assistant Professor in the School of Community and Regional Planning at the University of British Columbia speaking at the IRES Seminar Series. [Photo Credit: Lucy Rodina] Read More

February 4, 2014: Student Lecture
Danika Kleiber & Andrés Cisneros-Montemayor


PhD candidates at the Fisheries Centre at the University of British Columbia speaking at the IRES Seminar Series. [Photo Credit: Jordan Tam] Read More

February 11, 2014: Guest Lecture
Brett Eaton


Associate Professor in Geography at the University of British Columbia speaking at the IRES Seminar Series. Read More

February 25, 2014: Guest Lecture
Conor Reynolds


New Adjunct Professor at UBC Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability speaking at the IRES Seminar Series. [Photo Credit: Envirotest] Read More

March 4, 2014: Student Lecture
Angela Eykelbosh & Kieran Findlater


PhD Candidates at the Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability at the University of British Columbia speaking at the IRES Seminar Series. [Photo Credit: Lisa Westerhoff] Read More

March 11, 2014: Guest Lecture
Chintan Jani


New IRES Post-Doc at the University of British Columbia speaking at the IRES Seminar Series. Read More

March 18, 2014: Guest Lecture
Peter Arcese


Professor from Faculty of Forestry at the University of British Columbia speaking at the IRES Seminar Series.  Read More

March 25, 2014
Student Led Professional Development Lecture
James Casey & Aarti Khosla: World Wildlife Fund Canada


There is also a Brown Bag Lunch Seminar on Friday, March 28, 2014 with James Casey.  Read More

March 28, 2014: Brown Bag Lunch Seminar
James Casey from World Wildlife Fund Canada


10:30am to 12:00pm, AERL Room 107 and 108 Read More

April 1, 2014: Student Lecture – Stefan Storey


PhD Candidate at the Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability at the University of British Columbia speaking at the IRES Seminar Series. This is the last IRES Seminar Series for Term 2 Winter Session. IRES Seminar Series will resume September 2014. [Photo Credit: Tee Lim] Read More

April 10, 2014: RMES Student Symposium


UBC Resource Management and Environmental Studies (RMES) Master and PhD students discussing their research. [Photo Credit: Tee Lim] Read More

May 7, 2014: Brown Bag Lunch with Jesse Baltutis


Program on Water Governance Brown Bag Lunch Seminar. [Photo Credit: Lucy Rodina] Read More

September 2, 2014: Guest Lecture
Jennifer Clapp, AERL 107/108


Responsibility to the Rescue? Governing Private Financial Investment in Global Agriculture  Read More

September 9, 2014: Guest Lecture
Nathan Bennett


Nathan Bennett is a Post-Doc in UBC IRES. Read More

September 16, 2014: Professional Development Seminar
Rosanne Kyle


Rosanne Kyle: Principal, JFK Law Corporation, Vancouver BC.  Read More

September 23, 2014: Guest Lecture
George Hoberg


Our IRES Seminar Series guest speaker is George Hoberg from the Faculty of Forestry. Read More

September 30, 2014: Student Lecture
Matthew Taccogna & Andrés Cisneros


Two RMES students presenting at the IRES Seminar Series. [Photo Credit: wall.alphacoders.com] Read More

October 3, 2014: Fisheries Centre Seminar: Assessment and Management of Pacific Halibut


This Friday, Dr. Steve Martell will be presenting a seminar titled “Assessment and Management of Pacific Halibut.” Read More

October 7, 2014: Guest Lecture
Natasha Affolder


IRES Faculty Associate, Natasha Affolder, is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Law. Her talk will provides an unorthodox account of environmental law-making.  Read More

October 10, 2014: Fisheries Centre Seminar “An integrated evaluation of stock enhancement of recreational fisheries, applied to red drum in Florida”


Friday, October 10th,  Dr. Ed Camp will be presenting: “An integrated evaluation of stock enhancement of recreational fisheries, applied to red drum in Florida.” Time: 11 am Location: AERL 120 Dr Ed Camp grew up in Rhode Island, received his undergraduate degree in Environmental Studies from Gordon College in 2005.  Ed studied relationships between changing aquatic vegetated habitats and small bodied […] Read More

October 14, 2014: Guest Lecture
Nate Hagens


This talk synthesizes the energy and natural resource drivers of modern economies, environmental constraints, and human behavioral underpinnings to a world in overshoot. How the academy, students and individuals respond to our interconnected challenges is an important part of the move towards a (more) sustainable long term arrangement with humans and nature. Read More