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Margot Hurlbert

Ph.D. (University of Amsterdam); LL.M., LL.B. (Osgoode Hall Law School, York University); B.Admin. (University of Regina)

Office: CB 332.4
Phone: 306-585-4232
Pronoun(s): She/Her

Research interests

  • Climate change
  • Energy, water, food, and marginalized peoples
  • Sustainability and governance

Contributing Author: Chapter 1, Framing, context, methods, IPCC AR6, WGI. Reisinger, A., Howden, M., Vera, C., Garschagen, M., Goldfarb, L., Hurlbert, M., et al. “Use of Risk’ concepts in IPCC assessment. 2019. Guidance for IPCC authors. (Cross chapter box in Chapter 1)

Reisinger et al. ..(Hurlbert) 2020. The concept of risk in the IPCC Sixth Assessment Report: a summary of Cross-Working Group discussions. Guidance for IPCC authors. September 4, 2020.

Hurlbert, M., et al. Chapter 7, “Risk Management and Decision Making in Relation to Sustainable Development” of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on climate change, desertification, land degradation, sustainable land management, food security, and greenhouse gas fluxes in terrestrial ecosystems (the “Land and Climate Report”). 2019.

Datta, R., Hurlbert, M.A., Marison, B. 2021. Ongoing Colonization and Indigenous Environmental Heritage Rights: A Learning Experience with Cree First Nation Communities, Saskatchewan, Canada. Heritage, 4:

Arenth, A., Olsson, L., Cowie, A., Erb, K., H. Hurlbert, M., Kurz, W.A., Mirzabaev, A., Rounsevell, M. 2021. Restoring degraded lands. Annual Review of Environment and Resources. 46

Zommers. Z., Marbaix, P., Fischlin, A., Ibrahim, Z.Z., Grant, S., Magnana, A., O’Neill, B., Poertner, H.-O., Howden, M., Calvin, K., Warner, K., Thiery, W., Sebesvari, Z., Davin, E., Evans, J., Rosenzweig, C., Warren, R., Hurlbert, M., Patwardhan, A., van Aalst, M. 2020. Burning Embers: Towards more transparent and robust climate change risk assessments. Nature Environment

Hurlbert, M., Osazuwa-Peters, M., Rayner, J., Reiner, D., Baranovskiy, P. 2020. Diverse Community Energy Futures in Saskatchewan, Canada. Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy. DOI 10.1007/210098-020-01859-2

Hurlbert, M. 2020. Access and Allocation: rights to water, sanitation, and hygiene. International Environmental Agreements: Politics, Law and Economics. 1-20. Doi: 1007/s10784-020-09484-6

Hurlbert, M. (Ed.) 2018. Pursuing Justice (2nd Edition). Fernwood Books: Winnipeg and Halifax. ISBN 978-1-77363-011-3