Program Contacts

The program director, mentors and advisor can help you with questions about your degree planning, courses, and the program in general. 

Prof. Brian E. Robinson

Program Director

Department of Geography
   brian.e.robinson [at] (email)  |  web



 Prof. Graham MacDonald

Program Mentor

Department of Geography
   graham.macdonald [at] (email)  |  web


Ms. Michelle Maillet

Undergraduate Program Advisor

Department of Geography

   advisor.geog [at] (email)  |  web


Michelle's office is located in Burnside Hall, room 322. She is available to answer your questions by advisor.geog [at] (email), by virtual appointment, or via in-person drop-in office hours which are Mondays and Wednesdays from 1pm to 4pm for the Fall 2023 term

Michelle is responsible for all undergraduate programs that fall under the Department of Geography (including majors, minors, honours, joint honours, and Interfaculty programs). She holds a wealth of knowledge about navigating the McGill bureaucracy and can help you be strategic with your undergraduate studies. She even holds a BA degree and an MA degree in Geography from McGill University herself! Do not hesitate to contact her for any Geography-related or general questions that you may have. If she is not the right person to answer your question, she can connect you with the appropriate person/people/office.



Student Association of Sustainability, Science & Society (SASSS)

Students in the SSS program have their own student association, in addition to being part of both MUGS, the McGill Undergraduate Geography Society, and MESS, the McGill Environment Students' Society

Keep up with all things SASSS-related with the SASSS Facebook pageSASSS Facebook GroupSASSS Instagram account, and SASSS website. You may also reach the executive team at internal.sasss [at]

McGill Undergraduate Geography Society (MUGS)

The McGill Undergraduate Geography Society, also known as MUGS, is active in a range of academic and social activities, including the annual publication of Fieldnotes, a journal of undergraduate research. All students in Geography, Urban Studies & Sustainability, Science and Society programs are members of this association. 

Access the PDF icon MUGS Degree Planning Guide for helpful degree planning information and examples of course plans from graduated students, including the SSS program.

Keep up with all things MUGS-related with the MUGS Facebook pageMUGS Facebook Group and MUGS Instagram account. You may also reach the executive team at mcgillgeography [at]

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