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Brian McGregor

Office: 5L11
Phone: (204) 786-9886
Fax: (204) 774-4134


B.Sc. (Brandon)
M.A. (Queen's)
GIS Diploma (C.O.G.S.)

Courses (2016-2017):
GEOG-1201(3) Intro Atmospheric Science (Lab)
GEOG-2304(3) Computer Mapping
GEOG-2306(3) Introduction to GIS (Lab)
GEOG-2309(3) Statistical Techniques in Environmental Analysis (Lab)

Areas of Interest:
Cartographic Design and Communication
Animated Cartography
Applications of GIS in Historical Geography Research
Urban Revitalization

Research Interests:
The diffusion of Hutterite settlement in North America.
Spatial and temporal variations in Winnipeg's property values.
Temporal trends in the condition of Winnipeg’s neighbourhoods.
Mapping the historic settlement frontier on the Canadian prairies.

Selected Publications:
Lehr, J. and B. McGregor, 2009. The Geography of Bilingual Schools in Manitoba . Manitoba History, No. 61, pp. 33-36.

Lehr, J. and B. McGregor, 2008. Using Schools to Map the Frontier of Settlement on the Canadian Prairies . Great Plains Research , No.18.1, pp. 53-66.

Ward, R., J. Lehr and B. McGregor, 2007 . “Graven Images of a Closed Society:” The Huron Hutterite Colony, 1920s . Manitoba History, No. 54, pp. 45-50.

Lehr, J., B. McGregor and W. Hiebert, 2006. Mapping Hutterite Colony Diffusion in North America . Manitoba History, No. 53, pp. 29-31.

McGregor, B., W. Hiebert and J. Lehr, 2004. Government Policy and Hutterite Colony Diffusion: 1917 – 2003 .  Prairie Perspectives: Geographical Essays, Vol. 7, 2004 (CD version).

Smith, M., B. McGregor and J. Lehr, 1999. Frontier Settlement as a Dynamic Process: Using GIS to Map the Ukrainian Settlement Frontier in Southeastern Manitoba . Prairie Perspectives; Geographical Essays Vol. 2, pp. 17-28.

Kuz, T. and B. McGregor, 1998. Detecting Vertical Inequity in Property Tax Assessment: Winnipeg , Manitoba , Canada , 1990. Canadian Journal of Urban Research, Vol. 7 (2), pp. 218 -243.

Nelson, B. and B. McGregor, 1 983.  A Modification of the Non-contiguous Area Cartogram . New Zealand Cartographic Journal, Vol. 12 (2), pp. 21-29. 


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