The Groundwater Geochemistry and Remediation Research Group (GGR) at the University of Waterloo invites qualified applicants for undergraduate co-op, MSc, PhD, and Post-doctoral Fellow (PDF) positions.
The following position is part of the NSERC-TERRE-NET program, which is a multi-institutional and multi- and trans-disciplinary research Network spanning seven universities across Canada and supported by numerous partner organizations, with the overarching goal of ensuring the environmentally responsible, socially acceptable extraction of mineral and energy resources using cutting-edge approaches and technologies. The NSERC-TERRE-NET program encourages inter-university interactions, and provides financial support for full-term exchanges at other Network institutions.
Interested candidates are invited to provide their transcripts, CV, a brief statement of research interests, and copies of publications (if available). For further information regarding the position, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
PDF position - Evaluation of Remediation Options for Arsenic-bearing Tailings at an Abandoned Gold Mine
This PDF position will focus on hydrogeochemical characterization of arsenic-bearing mill tailings at an abandoned gold-mine site, and the development and pilot-scale implementation of passive-remediation strategies for attenuating arsenic. This PDF position includes an opportunity for an exchange to the other Network institutions.