Ph.D. (2006), On Turbulence and the Formation of Riffle-Pools in Gravel-Bed Rivers, Dr. André Roy (advisor), Department of Geography, University of Montreal.
M.A.Sc. (1999), Application of a rational model of stream equilibrium to predict channel adjustments, Dr. Rob Millar (advisor), Department of Civil Engineering, University of British Columbia.
B.Sc.(Eng) (1996) Water Resources Engineering, University of Guelph.
Post-Doctoral Fellow (2008-2009), Sediment transport in non-uniform flow and the role of the wall on the generation of bed-forms, Dr. Jim Best (advisor), Department of Geology and the Ven Te Chow Hydrosystems Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Post-Doctoral Fellow (2006-2008), Spatial and temporal dynamics of wood in European rivers, Dr. Hervé Piégay (advisor), National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) UMR5600, Lyon, France. Funding from European program: Environmental Risks to the Continental Ecosphere.
Water Resource Engineer (full-time 1999-2001, contract basis 2001-2006), Water Resources Department, Marshall Macklin Monaghan Ltd., Toronto, Canada