Scott Lougheed, Postdoctoral Fellow

Scott Lougheed

Home Campus:
U of T St. George

Queen's University, School of Environmental Studies (2017)

Other Degrees:
MA, Sociology (Queen's University)
BAH, Sociology (University of Victoria)

Honours & Awards:
Ontario Graduate Scholarship (2016-2017)
Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS Doctoral Scholarship (2013-2016)
Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS Master’s Scholarship (2012)

Virginia Maclaren

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Research Interests:

  • Waste and waste management
  • Governance and government
  • Political-economics and biopolitics of food and “new” protein
  • Consumers, citizenship, and theories of practice

Selected Publications:

Lougheed, Scott Cameron; Hird, Myra J (2017) “Food Security and Secure Food in the Anthropocene” Journal of Crime, Law, and Social Change, doi: 10.1007/s10611-017-9699-x.

Lougheed, Scott Cameron; Metuzals, Jessica; Hird, Myra J (2017) “Modes of Governing Canadian Waste Management: a case study of Metro Vancouver’s energy-from-waste controversy” Journal of Environmental Policy and Planning, doi: 10.1080/1523908X.2017.1343137.

Lougheed, Scott Cameron; Hird, Myra J; Rowe, R Kerry (2016) “Governing Household Waste Management: An Empirical Analysis and Critique”. Environmental Values, 25(3): 287-308.

Hird, Myra J; Lougheed, Scott Cameron; Rowe, R Kerry; Kuyvenhoven, Cassandra (2014) “Making Waste Management Public (Or Falling Back To Sleep)”. Social Studies of Science, (44)3: 441-465.

Research Clusters:
Cities and Everyday Life, Nature, Society and Environmental Change, Political Ecology, Political Spaces