Our People - Geography and Environmental Management

Jean Andrey photo
519-888-4567 ext. 32884
Location: 
EV1 349

Areas of Research
Weather and society, weather hazards, climate change impacts and adaptations, weather-transport interactions

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Peter Berry photo

Areas of Research
Adapting to the health impacts of climate change, climate smart health systems, climate change impacts on health, climate change and health risk communications, and climate change and health vulnerability assessment

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Sarah Burch photo
519-888-4567 ext. 31932
Location: 
EV1 231

Areas of Research
Sustainability transitions, climate change governance, mitigation and adaptation in cities, sustainability entrepreneurship within small businesses, participatory scenario development

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Staff; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Peter Deadman photo
519-888-4567 ext. 33404
Location: 
EV1-323

Areas of Research
Land use change, agent based models, wetland vegetation models, climate change impacts on water resources, enterprise GIS, geodatabase design

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
 Brent Doberstein photo
519-888-4567 ext. 33384
Location: 
EV1 220

Areas of Research
Environmental and resource management in developing countries, hazard mitigation and disaster risk reduction, climate change/hazards connections, institutional capacity building

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Christine Dow in front of snowy mountains
519-888-4567 ext. 33629
Location: 
EV1-234

Areas of Research
Glacial hydrology, ice dynamics, subglacial hydrology modelling, surging glaciers, Antarctic ice shelf stability, geophysical analyses of subglacial systems, in situ data collection from Yukon glaciers

Math and climate change at UWaterloo

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management; Faculty of Math→Applied Mathematics
Claude Duguay photo
519-888-4567 ext. 33610
Location: 
EV1 125

Areas of Research
Arctic hydro-climatology, lake/cryosphere-atmosphere interactions, remote sensing, and numerical modeling

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
 Susan Elliott photo
519-888-4567 ext. 31107
Location: 
EV1-120

Areas of Research
Environment and health, the global environment, urban social geography, and philosophy and method in the social sciences

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
 Chris Fletcher photo
519-888-4567 ext. 36855
Location: 
EV1-327

Areas of Research
Climate modelling, dynamics and change, extratropical teleconnections and seasonal-to-decadal climate variability, land-ocean-atmosphere interaction, snow albedo feedback

Math and climate change at UWaterloo

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management; Faculty of Math→Applied Mathematics
Peter Johnson photo
519-888-4567 ext. 33078
Location: 
EV1 236

Areas of Research
​The Geoweb, open data, mobile technology, public participation GIS, community-based geomatics, geospatial technology in planning and government

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Richard Kelly photo
519-888-4567 ext. 35451
Location: 
EV1-320

Areas of Research
Remote sensing, snow hydrology, snow climatology, geospatial modelling of snow, citizen science

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Ellsworth LeDrew photo
519-888-4567 ext. 32783

Areas of Research
Climate-cryosphere interactions using Passive Microwave imagery and numerical climate models, and data management, discovery and archiving for Polar Environmental Science.

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Yuri Leonenko photo
519-888-4567 ext. 32160
Location: 
EIT 2048

Areas of Research
Complex multi-phase flows and transport phenomena, large scale geological disposal of CO2 for climate change mitigation (numerical simulations, risk assessments, economics)

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management; Faculty of Science→Earth and Environmental Sciences
Jonathan Li photo
519-888-4567 ext. 34504
Location: 
EV 111

Areas of Research
Multispectral and SAR remote sensing, laser scanning (or LiDAR), object-based image analysis, 3D urban modeling and spatial analysis, terrain analysis in hydrogeography, geomatics solutions to disaster management

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Merrin Macrae photo
519-888-4567 ext. 33064
Location: 
EV1 237

Areas of Research
Biogeochemistry, hydrology, wetland science, agricultural water quality, agricultural tile drainage, nutrients

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Paul Parker photo
519-888-4567 ext. 32791
Location: 
EV3 4259

Areas of Research
Renewable energy policy, sustainability; residential retrofits and carbon migration; green economy and local economic development

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Richard Petrone photo
519-888-4567 ext. 39174
Location: 
EV1 223

Areas of Research
Ecohydrology, hydrometeorology, climatology, micrometeorology, climate change, biogeochemistry, greenhouse gases, reclamation, landuse change, forest hydrology

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Jonathan Price photo
519-888-4567 ext. 35711
Location: 
EV1 122

Areas of Research
Peatland/wetland hydrology; peatland construction and restoration; water and solute flux dynamics; hydrometric, geochemical and remote sensing techniques

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Derek T. Robinson
519-888-4567 ext. 31789
Location: 
EV1-314

Areas of Research
Land-use and land-cover change, land-management and the carbon cycle, land grabs, land policy, agent-based modelling and geographical information systems

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Vanessa Schweizer photo
519-888-4567 ext.45106
Location: 
EV1 211

Areas of Research
Cross-disciplinary knowledge integration and the design of scenarios for the human dimensions of large-scale environmental change; long-term decision-making such as forecasting and discontinuities; the influence of occupational, interpersonal, and cultural conflicts on climate change attitudes

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Engineering→Systems Design Engineering; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management, Knowledge Integration, School of Environment, Enterprise and Development, School of Environment, Resources and Sustainability
Dan Scott photo
519-888-4567 x35497
Location: 
EV1 113

Areas of Research
Climate change and tourism/recreation, sustainable tourism, climate change impacts and adaptation, climate change and protected areas management

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Steffanie Scott headshot
519-888-4567 ext. 37012
Location: 
EV1 114

Areas of Research
Agro-food systems sustainability (organic and ecological food production and alternative food networks; urban food systems/urban food security and producer-consumer connections; sustainable diets; small producer participation in food supply chains; local food systems /local food economies; property rights, land policy, and inequalities; rural development, livelihoods, governance, and agrarian transition; campus food systems), environment-development interfaces, sustainable communities, sustainability transitions

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Mike Stone photo
519-888-4567 ext. 33067
Location: 
EV1 112

Areas of Research
Land use change and its impact on surface water quality in natural and built environments

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Maria Strack headshot
519-888-4567 ext. 30164
Location: 
EV1 232

Areas of Research
The interactions between ecology, hydrology, biogeochemistry and soil properties in wetland ecosystems; peatland greenhouse gas fluxes in both natural and disturbed ecosystem; peatland methane dynamics including both fluxes and subsurface storage.

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Wesley Van Wychen
519-888-4567 ext. 33958
Location: 
EV1-230

Areas of Research
Remote sensing (satellite imagery) and field data to observe variability in glaciers and glacier motion; the application of SAR remote sensing datasets to observe ocean processes (currents, sea ice) and monitor human activities (detection of oil spills); data management and long-term data preservation; historical climate data rescue projects.

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management
Johanna Wandel photo
519-888-4567 ext. 38669
Location: 
EV1 326

Areas of Research
Adaptation to climate change, community-based vulnerability assessment

Group(s): 
IC3 Members; Faculty of Environment→Geography and Environmental Management