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

MSc Thesis Proposals, PhD Candidacy exams & Thesis defences for both M.Sc. & 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.

Thesis defences

Mon., November 9, 2020
9:00 am Online Defence

Yannick Le Moigne

“Investigating Canada's Deadliest Volcanic Eruption and Mitigating Future Hazards"

Thurs., September 24, 2020
9:00 am Online Defence

Chloé Château

“Reconstructing depositional architecture and stratigraphy of coastal- to shallow-marine strata in a low-accommodation system: McMurray Formation, Alberta, Canada"

Fri., August 14, 2020
10:30 am Online Defence

Megan Dewit

“Applications of terrestrial LiDAR, infrared thermography and photogrammetry for mapping volcanic rocks in southern British Columbia"

Ph.D. Candidacy Exams

Fri., July 24, 2020
10:00 am Online

William McKenzie

“Unravelling the tectonic evolution of the enigmatic Jura-Cretaceous basins of the Northern Cordillera”                               

M.Sc. thesis proposals

Mon., July 30, 2020
10:00 am Online

April Gullacher

“Groundwater Drought: Developing Quantitative Indicators and Mapping Drought Susceptible Aquifer-Stream Systems in British Columbia"

Mon., July 29, 2020
10:00 am Online

Andrew Nolan

“Climate sensitivity of glacier thermal structure and dynamics"