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Faculty and Staff

Full-Time Faculty

Alison Blay-Palmer 
Professor

Mary-Louise Byrne
Professor
Chair, Department of Geography and Environmental Studies

Jonathan Crush
Professor

Simon Dalby
Professor

Joseph Culp
Environment Canada Research Scientist

Sean Doherty
Professor

Michael English
Professor

James Hamilton
Associate Professor
Undergraduate Officer, Environmental Studies

Michael Imort
Associate Professor

Homa Kheyrollah Pour
Assistant Professor
Canada Research Chair in Remote Sensing of Environmental Change

Christopher Lemieux
Associate Professor

Philip Marsh
Professor
Canada Research Chair in Cold Regions Water Science

Robert McLeman
Associate Professor

Alison Mountz
Professor
Canada Research Chair in Global Migration Studies

William L. Quinton
Professor
Laurier Research Professor

Steven Roberts
Associate Professor
Undergraduate Officer, Geography
Director, Waterloo-Laurier Graduate Program in Geography

Colin Robertson
Associate Professor

Miguel Sioui
Associate Professor

Scott Slocombe
Professor

Jason Venkiteswaran
Assistant Professor

Margaret Walton-Roberts
Professor and Graduate Coordinator

Brent Wolfe
Professor

 

Retired Faculty

Judy Bates 
Associate Professor

Barbara Carmichael
Professor Emerita

Jody Decker
Associate Professor

Rob Milne
Associate Professor

Bob Sharpe
Associate Professor

 

Cross-Appointed Faculty Members

Jennifer Baltzer
Associate Professor
Canada Research Chair in Forests and Global Change

Alex Latta
Associate Professor

Brenda Murphy
Associate Professor

 

Postdoctoral Fellows

Pieter Aukes

Chiranjib Chaudhuri

Kristine Haynes

Megan Larsen

Jordan Musetta-Lambert

 

CAS Instructors (Fall 2019)

Michael Bitton (GG231)

Kearney Coupland (CMEG300)

Tracey Ehl (GESC493)

Trina King (GESC251)

Marinel Mandres (GG271 OC1)

Katherine McLeod (GG101 OC1)

Shiva Mohan (ES393)

Edmund Okoree (ES101 OC1)

Terah Sportel (ES295)

Aleksandra Szaflarska (GG463)

Laine Young (GESC465)

 

Staff

Karen Cleaver
Administrative Assistant, Research

Jennifer Drowns
Senior Administrative Assistant

Trina King
Cartographer/Geospatial Specialist

Susan Lankowski
Senior Administrative Assistant

Alex MacLean
Lab Technician

Katherine McLeod
Lab Instructor, Physical Geography

Catherine Renning
Lab Instructor, Human Geography

Grant Simpson
Lab Support Coordinator

Branden Walker
Research Associate

Chair
Dr. Mary-Louise Byrne
Phone: 519.884.0710 x2993
Email: mlbyrne@wlu.ca 
Office: Arts 3E10B


Undergraduate Officer
Environmental Studies
Dr. James Hamilton
Phone: 519.884.0710 x2061
Office: Arts 2E11
Email: jhamilton@wlu.ca
Office Hours:
by appointment


Undergraduate Officer 
Geography
Dr. Steven Roberts
Phone: 519.884.0710 x2420
Office: Arts 3C11
Email: sroberts@wlu.ca 
Office Hours:
by appointment


Graduate Coordinator
Dr. Margaret Walton-Roberts
Phone: 519.884.0710 x2967
Office: Arts 3E7
Email: mwaltonroberts@wlu.ca