The RSA is happy to announce the appointment of the new RSA Blog Editor – Joshua Barrett.

Joshua Barrett is a Senior Policy Analyst in the Department of Tourism, Culture, Industry and Innovation within the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador. In this current role, he works to shape public policy related to innovation and regional development. His research interests include economic geography, regional development, public policy, democracy, governance, and labour mobility. Joshua holds a Bachelor of Arts in Geography and Political Science, and a Master of Arts in Geography from Memorial University of Newfoundland.

“The Regional Studies Association’s blog serves as an excellent forum to disseminate regional research, development, and policy to international audiences. I am delighted to join the Regional Studies Association through the role of Blog Editor and continue spreading new and innovative research and policy ideas worldwide.”