Explore our postdoc and student members


Postdocs

Benessaiah, Karina

Natural Resource Sciences - Agricultural Economics, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
sustainability, livelihoods, ecosystem services, food systems, Social-Ecological Transformations, Transitions, Agency, Crises

Bhagwat, Nikhil

Neurology & Neurosurgery, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Carbon emissions of computational neuroimaging

Bixby, Honor

Epidemiology, Biostatistics & Occupational Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Urban environments, urban health inequalities, child mortality

Cavanaugh, Alicia

Geography, Faculty of Science
urban sustainable policy, environmental justice, urban political ecology, urban development, environmental inequality

Chaudhuri, Archisman

History and Classical Studies, Faculty of Arts
climate change, Environmental history, Droughts and famines, History of epidemics, Climate and human societies

Dade, Marie

Geography, Faculty of Science
sustainability, landscape ecology, ecosystem services

Glover, Caitlin

Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
potable reuse, onsite non-potable reuse, greywater, blackwater, PFAS, trace organic contaminants

Gooding, Philip

History and Classical Studies, Faculty of Arts
climate change, environment, History

Koshani, Roya

Chemistry, Faculty of Science
nanoparticles, environment, Designing soft material platforms of cellulose, nanocarriers, hydro/organo/aerogels, emulsions, films, nutraceuticals, biomedicine

Luederitz, Christopher

Desautels Faculty of Management
sustainability science, sustainability transformations, university-based labs, action-oriented knowledge, small businesses, SMEs, Sustainable entrepreneurship, Narratives of change

Pang, Carolyn

School of Information Studies (SIS), Faculty of Arts
smart cities, social computing, transportation and mobility

Peng, Tianze

Mass and energy transport, Physical oceanography, Air-sea interactions, Environmental fluid dynamics, Numerical modeling

Soubry, Bernard

Geography, Faculty of Science
agriculture, climate change, food systems

van der Vegt, Rens

Natural Resource Sciences - Agricultural Economics, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Chemicals, Risk governance, Stakeholder participation

Vargas Roncancio, Iván Darío

Anthropology, Faculty of Arts
Ecological Law, Indigenous Cosmologies and Territorial Governance, Rights of Nature, Amazonia

Winkler, Klara J.

Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences

Yang, Sheng

Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
sustainable design and manufacturing, additive manufacturing, plastics waste management

Yu, Zhilong

Plant Science, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
food sustainability, Active and Intelligent Packaging, Plant Phenolic Compounds, Cellulosic Nanomaterials

Students

Addo, Philip

Bioresource Engineering, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Program: Ph.D.
food security, environmental sustainability

Arora, Nitin

Food Science and Agricultural Chemistry, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Program: M.Sc.
Plant-based food, Biopackaging, natural food additives

Auclair, Olivia

Animal Science, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Program: M.Sc.

Avidan, Miron

Desautels Faculty of Management
Program: Ph.D.

Badry, Nathan

Natural Resource Sciences - Agricultural Economics, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Program: Ph.D.
Collaborative Governance, Social-Ecological Systems, Traditional Ecological Knowledge, Posthumanism

Bechu, Aude

Chemistry, Faculty of Science
Program: Ph.D.
nanoparticles, plastics, Pollutants, Materials Degradation

Bluteau, Sarah

Mining and Materials Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
Program: M.Eng

Bouhid, Rachida

Desautels Faculty of Management
Program: Ph.D.
corporate sustainability, Paradoxal perspective

Chalastara, Konstantina

Faculty of Engineering
Program: Ph.D.

Cote-Roy, Laurence

Geography, Faculty of Science
Program: Ph.D.

Damiano, Alice

Natural Resource Sciences - Agricultural Economics, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Program: Ph.D.
climate change, environmental change, ecological economics, Indigenous Environmental Knowledge

Debanné, Laurianne

Geography, Faculty of Science
Program: M.A.
energy security, community wellbeing, renewable energies, climate change adaptation strategies, just sustainability

Fajzel, William

Earth & Planetary Sciences, Faculty of Science
Program: M.Sc.
climate, Economics, Human systems, Environmental Impact

Jutras, Mathilde

Earth & Planetary Sciences, Faculty of Science
Program: Ph.D.
climate change, food, impact of flying

Keenan, Benjamin

Earth & Planetary Sciences, Faculty of Science
Program: Ph.D.
biogeochemistry, climate-society interactions

Kendall, Rachel

Geography, Faculty of Science
Program: M.Sc.
climate change, water resources, Ecosystem science, peatlands and wetlands, carbon and greenhouse gas emissions

Lai, Oi Yin

Geography, Faculty of Science
Program: M.Sc.
energy, ecology, mining, Indigenous knowledge

Lasdun, Violet

Natural Resource Sciences - Agricultural Economics, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Program: M.Sc.
carbon sequestration, Regenerative agriculture, conservation agriculture, carbon-negative agriculture, land bio-restoration

Leite, Stephanie

Integrated Studies in Education, Faculty of Education
Program: Ph.D.
education for sustainable development, climate change education, SDGs

Lynch, Melody

Geography, Faculty of Science
Program: Ph.D.
sustainable livelihoods, urban agriculture, protected areas

MacNair, Marian

Plant Science, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Program: M.Sc.
plant nectaring species, monarch, butterfly, rewilding, citizen science, conservation biology

Mosdossy, Krisztina

Natural Resource Sciences - Agricultural Economics, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Program: Ph.D.
agriculture, ecosystems, food, permaculture, soil ecology, social systems, travel, globalization, economy

Padmanabhan, Varshini

Bioresource Engineering, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Program: M.Sc.A.
consulting, environmental specialist, engineering, green building, sustainable cities

Park, Soyoun

Food Science and Agricultural Chemistry, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Program: Ph.D.
sustainable diagnostic and therapeutic strategy, bacterial symbiosis, microbiome, metagenomics, synthetic biology

Patel, Poojan

Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
Program: M.Eng
Industrial ecology, systems thinking, carbon reduction, eletrochemistry

Pigford, Ashlee-Ann

Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Program: Ph.D.

Sah, Anushka

Geography, Faculty of Science
Program: M.Sc.

Saifuzzaman, Md

Bioresource Engineering, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Program: Ph.D.
remote sensing, Proximal soil sensing, Data mining, Environmental modeling

Sellers, Shaun

Natural Resource Sciences - Agricultural Economics, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Program: Ph.D.

Singh, Navpreet

Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
Program: Ph.D.

Younes, Georges

Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
Program: Ph.D.
green chemistry, bio-renewable and biodegradable polymers synthesis and characterization

Zhao, Tian

Mining and Materials Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
Program: Ph.D.
Phosphorus recovery