The Department of Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology (REES), part of the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences, offers undergraduate courses and graduate degrees, focused upon three primary areas of research:

Our faculty members have been recognized with a number of prestigious awards, including Killam and McCalla Professorships, Canada Research Chairs, a Distinguished University Professor, and the Killam Award for Excellence in Mentoring...more


  1. alexandra-shuttleworth

    REES student wins 84th Macgregor Smith speaking competition

    Golden rice as a solution for childhood blindness in developing countries

  2. Carley-Jane Stanton

    REES student among three Rhodes Scholars-elect from the U of A

    Student will begin prestigious two-year scholarship at Oxford next September

  3. Debra Davidson

    REES sociologist to speak on climate-smart agriculture during upcoming Paris climate conference

    Debra Davidson will have ears of policy-makers at a major COP21 side event

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