MES Program Coordinator, MES/JD Program Coordinator, Co-Chair, Sustainable Energy Initiative (SEI)
PhD Political Science, University of Toronto
MA Political Science, University of Toronto
BA (Honours) Science & Technology Studies, University of Toronto
Sustainable Energy; Climate Change; Environmental Policy; Environmental Law.
I supervise students in the graduate programs in MES, MES/JD and Environmental Studies Ph.D.
4700 Keele Street
Toronto, ON M3J 1P3
416 736 2100 (ext 21078)
http://marksw.blog.yorku.ca/ | https://sei.info.yorku.ca/
I am a professor at the new Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change (EUC) at York University, co-chair of the Faculty's Sustainable Energy Initiative, coordinator of the MES and MES/JD programs and a member of the York University Senate. I have published articles, book chapters and reports on a wide range of climate change, environment and energy law and policy topics. I have acted as an advisor to the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario and federal Commissioner for Environment and Development. I was a member of the Conseil d'administration (board of directors) of Transitions energetique Quebec, a Crown corporation established in to implement a low-carbon energy transition strategy for Quebec, from 2017 to 2020.
Recognition & Awards
- York University Visiting Scholar at Massey College, University of Toronto, 2020-21.
|ENVS 2410||Environmental Policy and Governance|
|ENVS 3130||Energy and the Environment in Canada|
|ENVS 5178||Environmental Policy: Ideas, Institutions, and Interests|
|ENVS 6178||Environmental Policy Implementation and Evaluation|