Karen Landman, University of Guelph

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Professor Guelph, Ontario klandman@uoguelph.ca Office: (519) 824-4120 ext. 53748

Bio/Research

Karen has a background in landscape architecture, rural planning and development, and cultural geography. She has had a design practice for over 20 years, and has worked as a County planner. Since 2002, she has been a full-time faculty member at the University of Guelph. In 2007, Karen was the re...

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Bio/Research

Karen has a background in landscape architecture, rural planning and development, and cultural geography. She has had a design practice for over 20 years, and has worked as a County planner. Since 2002, she has been a full-time faculty member at the University of Guelph. In 2007, Karen was the recipient of the OAC Distinguished Professor Award.

Current research interests include green infrastructure, urban agriculture, local food systems, urban to rural linkages, and community landscape-stewardship planning. A registered professional planner (MCIP, OPPI), Karen is interested in the linkages between design and planning. She is a member of the Nourishing Ontario research teach, which recently published a Special Issue of Local Environment, entitled Local Food Spaces: Constructing Communities of Food (2013 Vol. 18, Issue 5, pp 521-641)


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