Patricia Fitzpatrick

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Patricia Fitzpatrick


  • Environmental Governance
Areas of Expertise:
  • Adaptive Management
  • Energy
  • Follow-up and Monitoring
  • Impact Assessment
  • Mining
  • Multi-Jurisdictional Assessment
  • Public Engagement
Languages Spoken:
  • English
Available To:
  • Appear on radio or TV
  • Provide comment to media
  • Discuss research with industry, government, and others

Dr. Patricia (Trish) Fitzpatrick (she/her) is a Professor in the Department of Geography and an Instructor in the Master’s of Development Practice – Indigenous Focus - at The University of Winnipeg.

Dr. Fitzpatrick’s research focuses on different aspects of environmental governance in Canada. Over the past 20 years, she has been actively involved in 15 regulatory hearings related to mining and/or energy developments.

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Webinar series demystifies environmental law

Students, lawyers, and concerned citizens can gain insight from leading environmental law experts thanks to the ongoing webinar series Navigating...

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When most people think of Churchill, Manitoba, they think of polar bears and northern lights. A group of geography students from UWinnipeg have...

Campus sustainability awards to be given at convocation

UWinnipeg honours two campus sustainability champions, Dr. Patricia Fitzpatrick and Alana Lajoie-O’Malley, for their meritorious contributions to...

Norwegian students study energy, sustainability at UWinnipeg

The University of Winnipeg hosted its first cohort of Norwegian exchange students this week as part of its ongoing Norway-Canada Sustainable Energy...