Management


Dr Brent Ward
Dr. Brent Ward
Co-Director
Chair, Earth Sciences, SFU

Quaternary & Applied Geology

Dr Glyn Williams-Jones
Dr. Glyn Williams-Jones
Co-Director
Earth Sciences, SFU

Physical Volcanology, Applied Geophysics / Geochemistry

Dr John Clague
Dr. John Clague
Manager; Emeritus Director
Earth Sciences, SFU

Natural Hazards, Quaternary Geology

Dr Bert Struik
Dr. Bert Struik
Manager; Editor
Risky Ground
Earth Sciences, SFU

Natural Hazards, Bedrock geology

Mr Paul Adam
Mr. Paul Adam
Manager Citizen Science

Natural Hazards, Science communication


Senior Researchers


Dr Diana Allen
Dr. Diana Allen
Earth Sciences, SFU
Hydrogeology, Climate change
Dr Peter Anderson
Dr. Peter Anderson
School of Communication, SFU
Disaster Risk Reduction, Hazards communication
Dr David Bigelow
Mr. David Bigelow
Geohazards section, Minerva Intelligence
Quaternary geology, Landslide modelling
Dr John Cassidy
Dr. John Cassidy
Earthquake Seismology, Natural Resources Canada
Seismology, Earthquake hazards
Dr Lori Daniels
Dr. Lori Daniels
Faculty of Forestry, UBC
Forest Ecology, Wildfires
Dr Gwenn Flowers
Dr. Gwenn Flowers
Earth Sciences, SFU
Glaciology, Climate change
Dr Marco Giardino
Dr. Marco Giardino
Earth Sciences, Torino, Italy
Geomorphological mapping, Geoheritage, Geoethics
Dr Pascal Haegeli
Dr. Pascal Haegeli
Resource & Environmental Management, SFU
Snow Avalanches, Climate change
Dr Tiegan Hobbs
Dr. Tiegan Hobbs
Natural Resources Canada
Seismic Risk, Earthquake hazards
Dr Paul Kench
Dr. Paul Kench
Earth Sciences, SFU
Coastal hazards
Dr Lucinda Leonard
Dr. Lucinda Leonard
Earth & Ocean Sciences, UVic
seismic & tsunami hazard assessment
Dr Scott McDougall
Dr. Scott McDougall
Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences, UBC
Geotechnical & Geological Engineering
Dr Carlos Molina Hutt
Dr. Carlos Molina Hutt
Civil Engineering, UBC
Earthquake Engineering
Dr Luigi Perotti
Dr. Luigi Perotti
Earth Sciences, Torino, Italy
Geomorphological mapping
Dr Jessica Pilarczyk
Dr. Jessica Pilarczyk
Earth Sciences, SFU
Coastal response to environmental hazards
Dr Steve Quane
Dr. Steve Quane
Physical Sciences, Quest
Volcanology, glacio-volcanology
Dr Bernhard Rabus
Dr. Bernhard Rabus
Earth Sciences & Engineering Science, SFU
Applications of Synthetic Aperture Radar
Dr Gioachino Roberti
Dr. Gioachino Roberti
Geohazards section, Minerva Intelligence
Quaternary geology, Landslide modelling
Dr Nicholas Roberts
Dr. Nicholas Roberts
Earth Sciences, SFU & Mineral Resources Tasmania
Quaternary geology, Landslide modelling
Dr Kelly Russell
Dr. Kelly Russell
Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences, UBC
Volcanology & Igneous Petrology
Dr Doug Stead
Dr. Doug Stead
Earth Sciences, SFU
Geotechnical & Geological Engineering
Dr Jeremy Venditti
Dr. Jeremy Venditti
Geography, SFU
Fluvial geomorphology & flooding
Dr Nathalie Vigouroux
Dr. Nathalie Vigouroux
Earth Sciences, SFU & Douglas College
Volcanology & Geochemistry
Dr Jeffrey Witter
Dr. Jeffrey Witter
Earth Sciences, SFU & Innovate Geothermal
Volcanology & Geothermal Resources

Postdoctoral Researchers


Dr Elizabeth Dingle
Dr. Elizabeth Dingle
Geography, SFU
Geomorphology, Floodplain dynamics
Dr Davide Donati
Dr. Davide Donati
Earth Sciences, SFU
Geotechnical engineering, slope stability
Dr Simon Horton
Dr. Simon Horton
Resource & Environmental Management, SFU
Avalanche mechanics, snowpack modelling
Dr Yannick Le Moigne
Dr. Yannick Le Moigne
Earth Sciences, SFU
Volcanology, geochemistry
Dr Braden Walsh
Dr. Braden Walsh
Earth Sciences, SFU
Geophysics, monitoring of mass flows

Graduate Students


Juan Anzieta
Juan Anzieta
Earth Sciences, SFU
Ph.D., Volcanology
Sarah Aufrere
Sarah Aufrere
Earth Sciences, SFU
Ph.D., Volcanology
Antonina Calahorrano
Antonina Calahorrano
Earth Sciences, SFU
Ph.D., Volcanology
Katie Fisher
Katie Fisher
Resource & Environmental Management, SFU
M.Sc., Avalanche safety, risk communication
Amélie Goulet-Boucher
Amélie Goulet-Bouche
Resource & Environmental Management, SFU
M.Sc., Avalanche safety
Florian Herla
Florian Herla
Geography, SFU
Ph.D., Avalanche risk assessment
Heather Hordowick
Heather Hordowick
Resource & Environmental Management, SFU
M.Sc., Avalanche safety
Camille Jordan
Camille Jordan
Earth Sciences, SFU
Ph.D., Coastal Hazards
Rosie Langford
Rosie Langford
Resource & Environmental Management, SFU
M.Sc., Avalanche safety
Andrew Mitchell
Andrew Mitchell
Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences, UBC
Ph.D., Geotechnical engineering
Abby Morgan
Abby Morgan
Resource & Environmental Management, SFU
M.Sc., Avalanche safety
Mahmud Muhammad
Mahmud Muhammad
Earth Sciences, SFU
Ph.D., Volcanology / Structural geology
Stan Nowak
Stan Nowak
SIAT, SFU
Ph.D., Visual analytics, avalanche forecasting
Yu Yen Pan
Yu Yen Pan
Earth Sciences, SFU
Ph.D., Natural hazards communications
Anne St. Clair
Anne St. Clair
Resource & Environmental Management, SFU
Ph.D., Snow Avalanches
John Sykes
John Sykes
Geography, SFU
Ph.D., Snow avalanche mapping
Tryggvi Unnsteinsson
Tryggvi Unnsteinsson
Earth Sciences, SFU
Ph.D., Glaciology & Volcanology
Nora Whelan
Nora Whelan
Earth Sciences, SFU
M.Sc., Quaternary and Glacial History