Simon Dalby is Professor of Geography and Environmental Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, where he teaches in the Balsillie School of International Affairs, and is a Senior Fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation.

He is author of Anthropocene Geopolitics: Globalization, Security, Sustainability (University of Ottawa Press 2020), and co editor of Reframing Climate Change: Constructing Ecological Geopolitics (Routledge 2016) and Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals: Global Governance Challenges (Routledge 2019).

He has active research interests in contemporary climate change discourse as well as the burgeoning debate about the Anthropocene and its implications for politics and policy formulation. His current project is a book reevaluating the debate about environmental security and how it might be reconceptualised in light of current rapid transformations in the earth system.


Related publications:

Simon Dalby, Anthropocene Geopolitics: Globalization, Security, Sustainability. University of Ottawa Press 2020.

Simon Dalby, “Environmental Security and Climate Change”, Oxford Research Encyclopedia of International Studies, Oxford University Press. 2020,

Simon Dalby, Susan Horton, Rianne Mahon and Diana Thomaz eds. Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals: Global Governance Challenges. London: Routledge. 2019.