McCarney, Paul

  • B.A. (2008) - International Development / Indigenous Studies, Trent University
  • Dip. (2010) - Ecosystem Management Technology, Fleming College
  • M.A. (2010) - Canadian Studies and Indigenous Studies, Trent University

Dissertation Title

Contexts, Conditions, and Methods Conducive to Knowledge Co-Production: Three Case Studies Involving Scientific and Community Perspectives in Arctic W

Comprehensive Areas

  • Arctic marine mammal ecology
  • Ringed seal research and management
  • Transdisciplinary research

Teaching Experience

ENVS 1500: Introduction to Environmental Science 

ENVS 3010: Qualitative Methods in Environmental Studies 

ENVS 4215: Indigenous Peoples & Globalization 

ERSC 1000: Introduction to Environmental Studies/Science 

INDG/ADMN 410: Management Thought 

Poster Presentations

ArcticNet Annual Scientific Meeting
Vancouver, British Columbia           2015
Poster Title: A Transdisciplinary Approach To Inuit Knowledge And Science Interaction In Arctic Marine Wildlife Research

Arctic Change 2014
Ottawa, Ontario         2014
Poster Title: Ringed Seal Monitoring and Planning Workshop: Priorities for Ringed Seals in Nunavut

ArcticNet Annual Scientific Meeting
Halifax, Nova Scotia   2013
Poster Title: Trends in the History of Arctic Marine Mammal Research

Paper Presentations

Indigenous Research Day
Trent University
Peterborough, Ontario         2012
Presentation Title: Indigenous Knowledge and science in northern research: rediscovering foundations for research relationships

10th National Student Conference on Northern Studies: “Nikan: The Future of the North”
Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Val d’Or, Quebec       2012
Presentation Title: Indigenous Knowledge and science in northern research: understanding and strengthening relationships

Gathering Knowledge Community Symposium
Ardoch Algonquin First Nation 
Sharbot Lake, Ontario           2012
Presentation Title: Understanding land and resource decision-making on Indigenous territories as an issue of original jurisdiction


SSHRC Doctoral Fellowship
York University, 2013

Victoria Land & Water Stewardship Council Award
Fleming College, 2010

Logan Graduate Award      
Trent University, 2010

Mary Northway Graduate Scholarship
Trent University, 2009

Elders Text Prize Award
Trent University, 2008

Rufus Gibbs Scholarship
Trent University, 2006