News for Future graduate students

Monday, August 17, 2020

Graduate students launch Water Researchers of Colour database

A new initiative launched by two graduate students seeks to raise awareness and celebrate people of colour in water-related disciplines.

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

EES welcomes alumnus and new faculty member Andrea Brookfield

Headshot of Andrea Brookfield

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences would like to welcome new faculty member, Assistant Professor Andrea Brookfield. She was an Assistant Professor at the University of Kansas before joining the department in January.

Thursday, July 9, 2020

EES welcomes new faculty member Jenine McCutcheon

Headshot of Jenine McCutcheon

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences would like to welcome new faculty member Assistant Professor Jenine McCutcheon. She joined the Department in May and teaches EARTH 321 Introduction to Geomicrobiology.

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Chris Yakymchuk wins the 2020 Mineralogical Association of Canada Young Scientist Award

Headshot of Chris Yakymchuk

Chris Yakymchuk has won the 2020 Young Scientist Award for his holistic approach to geology that spans the micro- to macro- to tectonic-scales. He's the first University of Waterloo researcher to win the award.

Friday, February 14, 2020

Philippe Van Cappellen to receive Award of Excellence in Graduate Supervision

Philippe Van Cappellen

Professor and Canada Excellence Research Chair Laureate Philippe Van Cappellen has been selected to receive an Award of Excellence in Graduate Supervision this year from the University of Waterloo.