Dr. Derrek Eberts

Courses:

2017-2018

2016-2017

2015-2016

Academic Qualifications

Ph.D. York University(2001), North York, Ontario, Canada
M.A. University of Saskatchewan(1995), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
B.A.(Honours) University of Saskatchewan(1993), Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Research Interests

Economic Restructuring
Changing Patterns of Work Organization
Ethnic Recreational Landscapes
Golf
Neo-artisanal Production
Rural Diversification
Small City Downtowns
Tourism Impacts and Perceptions in Rural Mexico
(Canadian) Brewing Industry

Recent Publications

Ramsey, D., A. Michalos, and D. Eberts, 2016. “Community Changes and Growth in Small Cities: Resident Perceptions of Growth in Brandon, Manitoba, Canada.” Growth and Change. (Published in Early View Feb. 20, 2016, DOI: 10.1111/grow.12150).

Eberts, D., 2014. “Neolocalism and the Branding and Marketing of Place by Canadian Microbreweries.” in M. Patterson and N. Hoalst-Pullen (eds.) The Geography of Beer: Regions, Environment, and Societies. New York: Springer. pp. 189-199.

Everitt, J., and D. Eberts, 2014. “Prefacio.” in R. Espinoza Sanchez, R.M. Chavez Dagostino, E.A. Romo, J.L.C. Ortega, and Y.P. Zepeda (eds) Una década de colaboración académica para el desarrollo entre México y Canadá. Puerto Vallarta: Universidad de Guadalajara, Centro Universitario de la Costa.

Michalos, A.C., D. Ramsey, D. Eberts, and P.M. Kahlke, 2011.  “Good Health is Not the Same as Good Life: Survey Results from Brandon, Manitoba.” Social Indicators Research electronic pre-publication: DOI 10.1007/s11205-011-9854-1. (34 pp.)

Tousignant, Deandra, Derrek Eberts, and Rodrigo Espinoza Sanchez, 2011.  “The Messy Side of Tourism: Secondary Impacts of Waste in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.”  Prairie Perspectives v.14, pp. 25-33.

Eberts, D., 2011.  “Unforgettable Puerto Vallarta.” in B.H. Massam and R.Espinoza Sánchez (eds.) Memories of – Memorias de – Puerto Vallarta.  Toronto: Swn y Mor Press. pp. 26-31.

Eberts, D., and D. Ramsey, 2010.  “Golfing on the Fringe.”  in K. Beesley (ed.) The Rural-Urban Fringe in Canada: Conflict and Controversy.  Brandon: Rural Development Institute. pp. 176-189.

Reports

Ramsey, D. and D. Eberts. 2013. The Economic Impact of the Keystone Centre to Brandon: A Preliminary Report. Report Prepared for the Keystone Centre, Brandon, Manitoba, December 9, 2013.

Ramsey, D. and D. Eberts. 2011. Feasibility Report on the Conservation and Rehabilitation of Dominion Exhibition Display Building No. II and the Development of an Agricultural Campus. Report Prepared for the Provincial Exhibition, Brandon, Manitoba, September 29, 2011.

Recent Conference Presentations

Eberts, D., and R. Espinoza Sánchez, 2016. “Perceptions of impacts of a tourism mega-project in a rural and remote region in Jalisco State, Mexico: The New Cancun.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers, Halifax, NS, May 30 – June 4.

Brandt, P., D. Wiseman, and D. Eberts, 2016. “An historical analysis of food accessibility in Brandon, Manitoba.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers, Halifax, ON, May 30 – June 4.

Eberts, D., and R. Espinoza Sánchez, 2015. “Cultural Sustainability of Tourism in Rural Communities near Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Prairie Division, Canadian Association of Geographers, Kenora, ON, Sept. 25-27.

Eberts, D., and R. Espinoza Sánchez, 2015. “Cultural Sustainability of Tourism in Rural Communities near Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers, Vancouver, BC, June 1-5.

Eberts, D., and R. Espinoza Sánchez, 2014.  “Impacts of New Tourism in Rural and Remote Communities in Jalisco State, Mexico.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers, St. Catharines, ON, May 26-30.

Eberts, D., and R. Espinoza Sánchez, 2013.  “The Transformation of a Tourist Space: Puerto Vallarta’s Malecon.”  Paper presented at the VI International Tourism Congress, Peniche, Portugal, Nov. 27-29.

Eberts, D., and R. Espinoza Sánchez, 2013.  “The Transformation of a Tourist Space: Puerto Vallarta’s Malecon.”  Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers, St. John’s, NL, August 11-15.

Eberts, D., and R. Espinoza Sánchez, 2012.  “The Transformation of a Tourist Space: Puerto Vallarta’s Malecon.”  Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Prairie Division, Canadian Association of Geographers, Winkler, MB, Sept. 28-30.

Eberts, D, and D. Ramsey, 2012.  “Neighbourhood Variation in Perceived Quality of Life in Brandon, Manitoba.”  Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers, Waterloo, ON, May 28 – June 2.

Eberts, D., and D. Tousignant, 2011.  “A Secondary Impact of Tourism: Waste and the Scavengers of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Prairie Division, Canadian Association of Geographers, Devil’s Lake, ND, Sept. 16-18.

Eberts, D., D. Ramsey, and A. Michalos, 2011.  “Neighbourhood Quality of Life in Brandon, MB.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers, Calgary, AB, May 31 – June 4.

Tousignant, D., and D. Eberts, 2010.  “Waste Management’s Impact on Residential Quality of Life: A Case Study of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Prairie Division, Canadian Association of Geographers, North Battleford, SK, Sept. 24 – 26.

Eberts, D., R. Espinoza Sanchez, R. Chávez Dagostino, and E. Romo, 2010.  “The Shadow Side of Tourism: Impacts of Waste on Quality of Life in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.” Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Geographers, Regina, SK, June 1 – 5.

Eberts, D., 2010.  “The Shadow Side of Tourism: Impacts of Waste on Quality of Life in Puerto Vallarta ,” Presented to Academic Group de Análisis Regional y Turismo (Tourism and Regional Analysis), Centro Universitario de la Costa (Campus Puerto Vallarta), University of Guadalajara, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.  Feb. 15.

Service

Chair, Department of Geography

President, Canadian Association of Geographers, Prairie Division

Treasurer, Canadian Association of Geographers, Economic Geography Study Group