Defences, Thesis Proposals, and Ph.D. Candidacy Exams

M.Sc. Thesis Proposals, Ph.D. Candidacy exams, and Thesis defences for both M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees occur throughout the year, and are open to the general public.  If you'd like to attend any of the "Online" events, please contact the EASC Graduate Secretary ( for information on how to join.

M. Sc. Thesis Defences

November 18th, 2022 01:00 pm
 SSB 7172

Matthew Martinolich
"Characterizing the Baseline Hydro geochemistry of a Shallow Groundwater System in the Peace Region, Northeast British Columbia"


December 5th, 2022 8:00 am

Library Thesis Defence Room 2020


Giovanni Corti
"Detection and Characterization of Discontinuous Motion on Thompson Glacier, Canadian High Arctic, Using Speckle Tracking and Ice-Flow Modeling"


Ph. D. Candidacy exams


November 21st, 2022 01:00 pm

TASC 1 7401


Courtney Onstad "Geoscience Communication: Theoretical and Practical Considerations for Informal Education"

November 22nd, 2022 08:00 am


Maqsad Suriev


"Regional assessment of the distribution of permafrost in the Pamir Mountains of Tajikistan and its coincidence with periglacial mass wasting processes"



December 14th, 2022 1:00 pm

TASC 1 7005


Maziyar Nazemi


"3D Reconstruction of the Georgia Basin and Potential for CO2 Sequestration in the Lower Mainland, B.C."


M. Sc. Thesis Proposals

December 12th, 2022 09:00 am
SSB 7172

Ayla Nguyen
"Sedimentological and Geochemical Investigation of Overwash Deposits from a Carbonate Reef Coastline in Anegada, British Virgin Islands."