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Ben Cecil

   MERLOT Contributor  Member of VSB
Professor
University of Regina
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Primary Discipline: Social Sciences / Geography
Member Type: Faculty
Last Login: Sep 27, 2007
Member Since: Sep 26, 2007

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Contact Information

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Address: Department of Geography
University of Regina
3737 Wascana Pkwy
Regina , SK S4S 0A2 CA
Personal URL: http://uregina.ca/~cecil11b/

Skills and Interests

Education History

M.A. (09/1995)
University of Western Ontario
Ph.D. (10/1999)
University of Western Ontario

Positions

Professor (07/2001 - Current) University of Regina
Vice President (09/1998 - 07/2001) CAMELOT

Publications

Williams, B., Carter, T, and Cecil, B.P. (2007). Countries of the World: Canada. The National Geographic Society. Brown Reference Publishers.
O’Hagan, S. and Cecil, B.P. (2007). A Macro level Approach to Examine Canada’s Primary Industry Towns in a Knowledge Economy. in Journal of Rural and Community Development (Vol. 2#2, 18-43).
Cecil, B.P. and Randall, J. (2007). An Economy in Transition in Saskatchewan: Geographic Perspectives. Canadian Plains Research Press.
Cecil, B.P. (2006). For a full list of publications, see please see my CV.

Associations

Canadian Association of Geographers
Member 09/1993 - Current
Canadian Society for the Study of Higher Education
Member 09/2005 - Current
Canadian Council for Geographic Education
Member 09/2003 - Current
Association of American Geographers
Member 09/1993 - Current
Prairie Division Canadian Association of Geographers
Member 09/2001 - Current
Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education
Member 09/2005 - Current

Honors and Awards

Merit Increment for Administrative Service, University of Regina (07/2007)
Merit Increment for Teaching, University of Regina (07/2004)
Moriarty Memorial Award (09/1997)
E.G. Pleva Award for Teaching Excellence (06/1995)

Teaching Experience

World Regional Geography (Geog 100) x7 sections (Fall Current)
UofR - Geography
Environmental Issues (Geog 200) x2 sections (Winter Current)
UofR - Geography
Introduction to Spatial Analysis (Geog 205) (Winter Current)
UofR - Geography
The History and Philosophy of Geography (Geog 301) x2 sections (Fall Current)
UofR - Geography
Advanced Spatial Analysis (Geog 305) x2 sections (Fall Current)
UofR - Geography
Plus 14 other courses, spanning 44 sections while at the UofR

Presentations

Cecil, B.P. & Dahl, M. (2006) Market Segmentation in the Retail Gas Sector – Geographical considerations about Price at the Pump. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers, Thunder Bay, ON., 05/29/2006
Plus almost 150 professional, academic and public presentations since 1998.