Joshua Steckley, Human Geography PhD Candidate

Joshua Steckley

Home Campus:
U of T St. George

Honours & Awards:
Anne U White Fellowship Grant — Association of American Geographers 2020
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Doctoral Fellowship 2015-2019
University of Toronto Fellowship 2015-2019
SSHRCC Storytellers Winner 2019
Beatrice and Arthur Minden Award 2019
John Horner Graduate Scholarship in Geography 2016
Alan Weatherley Fellowship for Environmental Leadership 2016
AAG Graduate Student Affinity Group Professional Development Award 2016
Mary H. Beatty Fellowship 2015

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Research Interests:

  • Political Ecology
  • Commodification of Nature
  • Earthworms
  • Critical Development Studies

Selected Publications:

Steckley, J. (2020). “Cash cropping worms: How the Lumbricus terrestris bait worm market operates in Ontario, Canada.”  Geoderma, 363, 114128

Steckley, M., & Steckley, J. (2019). Post-earthquake land appropriation in Haiti and the trajectory for rural women’s labor.  Journal of Feminist Economics, 25(4), 45-67.