History of utopias in Canada
History, York University
History, University of British Columbia
I have published in the following areas: rural and cultural history, history of commemoration, environmental history, history of power, digital history, Canadian studies.
• “Refaire l’histoire” Argument: Politique, société, histoire 12, 2 (printemps-été 2010): 133-42.
• “Teaching History Across Borders : The Collaboration between York and Arizona State Universities” Bulletin of the Canadian Historical Association 36, 2 (2010) : pp. 36-38.
President, Canadian Studies Network-Réseau d'études canadiennes, 2010-2015.
Chair, Organising committee, Annual meeting of the American Society for Environmental History, Toronto, April 2013.
Director, Robarts Centre for Canadian Studies, York University, 2011-2015.
Editor (English-language), Histoire sociale - Social History, 2004-2007.
Editor, Themes in Canadian History series, University of Toronto Press, 2004-présent
Prize for the best edited collection, Canadian Studies Network – Réseau d’études canadiennes, for The Nature of Canada, October 2020.
Principal’s Teaching Excellence Award, Glendon College, 2019.
Certificate of Merit, International Council for Canadian Studies, 2018.
Prix Lionel Groulx – Fondation Yves-Saint-Germain, Institut d’histoire de l’Amérique française, for Heroines and History, October 2003.
Honourable Mention, Sir John A Macdonald Prize, Canadian Historical Association, for Heroines and History, May 2003.
Canada Research Chair in Canadian Cultural Landscapes, 2003-2013