Canada’s network of environmental researchers

ESAC Membership


    About Us

    The Environmental Studies Association of Canada (ESAC) is Canada’s leading scholarly network of environmental researchers and educators. We are a non-profit, federally incorporated, bilingual organization open to members from across Canada and elsewhere.

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    Alternatives Journal

    AJ (Alternatives Journal) is Canada’s national environmental magazine, independently publishing intelligent & informed environmental journalism since 1971. As the official publication of ESAC, all members receive a free subscription to AJ.

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    Join ESAC

    Members are welcome from educational institutions, government agencies, and private sector and non-profit organizations. ESAC members can attend the annual ESAC conference submit their work, receive access to the ESAC community through newsletters, the ESAC listserv, and get other perks.

Recent Posts

ESAC Conference starts on upcoming Tuesday!

The ESAC conference starts on upcoming Tuesday. We invite everybody to do the last minute registration and join us in Ottawa! Download the latest updated version of the ESAC conference program: ESAC 2015 Conference Program-28.05 update plus a map with the conference directions: ESAC 2015 Conference Map Reminders: Please arrive 15 minutes before any session in which you are presenting […]

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Updated Program, Banquet RSVP and ESAC Tagline Survey

Dear ESAC 2015 Conference participants, The conference is just over a month away! We wanted to share the latest updated version of the ESAC conference program with you: ESAC 2015 Conference Program plus ESAC 2015 Conference Map Also, if you haven’t yet RSVP’d with your interest in attending the ESAC banquet, please do at Finally […]

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ESAC Conference 2015 in Ottawa Update

Here is some more information for you about the conference and another updated draft of the conference program! Wine and Cheese/ Annual General Meeting – June 2nd, 5pm The ESAC Conference Wine and Cheese event will directly follow the Annual General Meeting, where ESAC President and Conference Chair Veronica Wahl will give an update on […]

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Draft of ESAC 2015 Annual Conference Schedule Released!

It is with great excitement that we release a preliminary draft of the schedule for the Environmental Studies Association of Canada’s Annual Conference 2015! The conference will take place from June 2-4, 2015 at the University of Ottawa, as part of the Annual Congress of the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences. Register […]

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The Environmental Studies Association of Canada (ESAC) is pleased to call for nominations for the annual Environmental Community’s Organizer (ECO-Award). Each year, the ECO-Award honours an individual, team, or organization, which has positively contributed to the field of environmental studies in Canada through community-building, research, knowledge-to-action, or innovations in practice or approaches. This award was created […]

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Employment opportunity: ESAC Membership Coordinator

Position: Membership Coordinator Part-time: 10-15 hours/week Contract: with ongoing review Application deadline: February 9 (however applying asap is advantageous) Location: Suite 202 – 195 King Street West, Kitchener, Ontario  N2G 1B1 JOB DESCRIPTION The Environmental Studies Association of Canada (ESAC) is a Learned Society formed in 1993 to connect environmentally leaning people from various disciplines […]

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