Queen's Encyclopedia

Queen's Encyclopedia
Queen's Encyclopedia

Geography, Department of

Courses in Geography have been offered at Queen's since 1954, when Professor D.Q. Innis offered courses within the Department of Political and Economic Science.

Geography became a separate department in 1960 under the headship of Richard Ruggles and accepted its first graduate students in 1965.

In 2015, the department school merged with the School of Urban Planning to form the Department of Geography and Planning...