MICHAL JAMES BARDECKI

 

 

Education

 

*      Ph.D. York University (1981)

 

*      M.Sc. University of Guelph (1973)

 

*      B.A. University of Guelph (1970)

 

Recent Awards

 

 

2008: Commendation from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change for Contributing to the Awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize for 2007 to the IPCC [award]

 

2007: Jim Peffers Award for extraordinary contribution to interuniversity sports

 

 

Some Recent Publications

 

Bardecki, M. 2014 “Developing and managing integrated [interdisciplinary/ transdisciplinary] graduate environmental applied science and management programs in a collaborative context” in W. Leal ed Transformative Approaches to Sustainable Development at Universities: Working Across Disciplines (Frankfurt, Germany: Peter Lang Scientific Publishers) (in press)

 

Cook, J.M. and M.J. Bardecki 2014 “Valuing protected areas: a contingent valuation of tourism in Chitwan National Park, Nepal’ in M.G. Barbas, L. Bourdeau and M. Robinson eds World Heritage Sites and Tourism: Global and Local Relations (Farnham, UK: Ashgate) ISBN 978-1-4094-7058-8 (in press)

 

Kozlowski, A., M. Bardecki and C. Searcy 2014 “Sustainable fashion: A re-conceptualization of the role of fashion design” Proceedings of the 19th DMI: Academic Design Management Conference: Design Management in an Era of Disruption, London, 2-4 September 2014 (in press)

 

Bardecki, M.J. 2014 “Are we doing enough to educate water professionals?” Water Canada 14(3) 32-33

 

Bardecki, M.J. and R. Pushchak 2014 Environmental Applied Science and Management at Ryerson: A Fifteen-Year Retrospective ENSCIMAN Occasional Paper 14-01 (Toronto: Environmental Applied Science and Management, Ryerson University)

 

Bhatta, C.P. and M. Bardecki 2013 “Stakeholders' perceptions on foreign aid and an NGO-driven project: a case study of Sagarmatha National Park Forestry Project (SNPFP), Khumbu, Nepal.” Himalayan Journal of Development and Democracy 8(1) 18-25

 

Bardecki, M.J. and C. Wrobel 2012 “Protected areas in Nepal: the case for higher entry fees” Economic Journal of Nepal 35(2) 84-99

 

Kozlowski, A., M. Bardecki and C. Searcy 2012 “Environmental impacts in the fashion industry: a life-cycle and stakeholder framework” Journal of Corporate Citizenship 45, 15-34

 

Bardecki, M.J. and J.M. Cook 2012 “’Resource rich and income poor’: payment for access to protected areas in Nepal” Himalayan Journal of Development and Democracy 6(1) 120-125

 

Bardecki, M.J. 2012 "Some thoughts on ‘environmental mainstreaming'" Environmental Mainstreaming for a Green Economy: Proceedings of the Regional Workshop. Nagarkot, Nepal. May 3-5, 2012 (Kathmandu, Nepal: Asian Center for Environment Management and Sustainable Development (AEMS)) 50-52

 

Bardecki, M.J. 2012 “Blizzards” in S.G. Philander ed Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change; second edition (Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage) 133-134

 

Bardecki, M.J. 2012 “Walker circulation” in S.G. Philander ed Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change; second edition (Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage) 1453-1454

 

Bardecki, M. and A. Kozlowski 2011 "Fashion" in K. Wehr ed Green Culture: An A-to-Z Guide (Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage) 163-165

 

Botticella, L. and M.J. Bardecki 2010Planning the waterfront: an examination of diversity in newspaper content and coverage” in E. Seitz, T.P. Wagner and L. Lindenfeld (eds) Environmental Communication as a Nexus. Proceedings of the 10th Biennial Conference on Communication and the Environment, University of Southern Maine, Portland, Maine, June 27-30, 2009 (Orono, ME: Department of Communication and Journalism, University of Maine) 28-46

 

Bardecki, M.J. and R. Pushchak 2010 Environmental Applied Science and Management at Ryerson: A Ten-Year Retrospective ENSCIMAN Occasional Paper 10-01 (Toronto: Environmental Applied Science and Management, Ryerson University)

 

Bardecki, M.J. 2009 “Tourism and commercial development in the Annapurna Conservation Area, Nepal.” In M.W. Neal and C.J. Jones eds Proceedings of the Third International Colloquium on Tourism and Leisure (ICTL) 2009 [http://ictlconference.googlepages.com/Michal.Bardecki.ICTL.2009.PAR.pdf]

 

Bardecki, M.J. 2009 “The impact on commercial activity of road construction in the Annapurna Conservation Area, Nepal.” Himalayan Journal of Development and Democracy 4(1), 16-22

 

 

Some Recent Conference Papers and Presentations

 

Kozlowski, A., M. Bardecki and C. Searcy 2014 “Sustainable fashion: a re-conceptualization of the role of fashion design” Abstract submitted for presentation at the 19th DMI International Design Management Research Conference, London, UK, Sept. 2-4

 

Scott, R. and M.J. Bardecki 2014 “A reconnaissance survey of the benthic communities of constructed wetlands in Durham Region, Ontario” Presented at the Great Lakes Wetland Day, Toronto, ON, Feb. 4

 

Wrobel, C, and M.J. Bardecki 2012 “Stakeholder understanding and perceptions of sustainable tourism in the Annapurna Conservation Area, Nepal” Presented at the International Conference on Tourism, Climate Change and Sustainability, Bournemouth, UK, Sept. 13-14

 

Capotorto, A. and M.J. Bardecki 2012 “Invasive plants in constructed stormwater wetlands: a case study in Markham, Ontario.” Presented at the Ontario Wetlands Conference: The History and Future of Our Wetlands, Toronto, Ont., Feb. 2

 

Bardecki, M.J. and J.M. Cook 2011 “Estimating consumer surplus and the elasticity of demand of environmentally-based tourism: the case of Chitwan National Park.” Presented at the 4th International Congress of Environmental Research (ICER-11), Surat, India, Dec. 15-17

 

Pushchak, R., A. Holmes and M.J. Bardecki 2010 “Green waves: periodicity, intensity and the changing communication of popular environmental concerns, 1956-2005.” Presented at the European Communication Conference, Hamburg, Germany, Oct. 12-15

 

Cook, J.M. and M.J. Bardecki 2010 “Willingness-to-pay and tourist-conservation relationships: the case of Chitwan National Park, Nepal.” Presented at the international conference, Sites du patrimonie et tourisme / World Heritage and Tourism: Managing for the Global and the Local, Quebec City, June 2-4

 

Bardecki, M.J. 2010 “Gambling in Las Vegas, Nevada: game-specific trends and developments.” Presented at the 2010 International Gambling Conference. Gambling in the 21st Century: The Implications of Technology for Policy, Practice and Research, Auckland, New Zealand

 

Bardecki, M.J. 2009 “Viva Las Vegas! An unconventional geographic foundation for liberal studies.” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers, Las Vegas, NV

 

Bamfo, E. and M.J. Bardecki 2008 "’Sustainable but just on the edge’: the sustainability of the commercial whale-watching industry in the lower Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick, Canada.” Presented at the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Conservation Biology, Chattanooga, TN

 

Capotorto, A. and M.J. Bardecki 2008 “An ecological assessment of invasive plant species in a constructed wetland in Markham, Ontario, Canada.” Presented at the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Conservation Biology, Chattanooga, TN

 

 

 

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