Pierre Deslauriers, PhD
Part-time Faculty, Applied Human Sciences
Lecturer, Geography, Planning and Environment
Pierre Deslauriers is a geographer specializing in metropolitan land use dynamics and urban agriculture. Since the 1980s he has worked as consultant both for government and NGOs. More recent specific teaching and research has been in urban ecology, and leisure activity in the urban field. He has made recent significant contributions to the resource package of a major human geography textbook, and to the entry on Québec in the World Book Encyclopedia (Chicago). Dr Deslauriers is Adjunct-professor of Geography and Canadian Studies at the University of Vermont, and also occasionally lectures at the Université de Montréal.