Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Representative
Reporting to the Vice-President Research, the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Leader serves as the SSHRC presence on campus and in the community to promote achievements and conduct promotional activities to support tri-council mandates in the area of the humanities and social sciences.
Dr. Noble has provided the University of Saskatchewan with expert guidance on SSHRC programs since 2013. Under his leadership, the SSHRC internal review process has been strengthened to positive reception from grant applicants. Dr. Noble joined the U of S in 2002, bringing his expertise in environmental assessment and resource management to the Department of Geography & Planning. He holds a joint appointment as professor with both Geography and the School of Environment & Sustainability. His current research involves assessing Canada’s watersheds and evaluating environmental assessment as a tool for sustainable resource development.
In the past decade, Dr. Noble has been awarded 9 separate SSHRC grants and brought funding to the U of S from his participation on projects worth over $8.5 million in research funding.
The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) is an arm's-length federal agency that promotes and supports university-based research and training in the social sciences and humanities. For more information about SSHRC, visit www.sshrc.ca
School of Environment and Sustainability