Fonds F0037 - Department of Geography fonds.
- 1966-2005 (Creation)
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The Department of Geography was established in 1962 in the Faculty of Arts and Science. Prior to this, courses in the subject were offered within the Faculty. In 1977, the Department of Geography was moved into the newly formed Faculty of Social Sciences. In 2010, the Department became part of the newly created Faculty of Arts.
Heads of the Department of Geography:
J.G. Nelson, 1966-1967; I.Y. Ashwell, 1967-1969; M.R.C. Coulson, 1969-1973; M.B. Giovinetto, 1973-1983; L.A. Rosenvall, 1983-1995; S.E. Franklin, 1995-1999; D.L. Draper, 1999-2008; B. Moorman, 2008-2012; J. Yackel, 2012-.