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.

Ph.D Thesis Defences

July 5, 2022 10:30 am (PDT)
SSB 7172 and Remote
Thomas Asafuah
"Seismic constraints on the volcanoes and upper crustal structure of the Mariana island arc"


M. Sc. Thesis Defences

June 22, 2022 8:00 am

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


June 21, 2022 10:00 am

Zidra Hammond
"Evaluating the Feasibility of using Artificial Neural Networks to Predict Hydrogeologic Units in Complex Glacial Deposits "


May 26, 2022 10:30 am
Samantha Sellars
"Seismic reflection imaging of the high-grade Narryer terrane in the Yilgarn craton of Western Australia"


May 13, 2022 9:00 am (PDT)
Library Thesis Defence
Room 2020
and Remote
Sarah Bowie
"Late Cretaceous to Paleogene tectonometamorphic evolution of the Shuswap Metamorphic Complex, British Columbia"


May 13, 2022 9:00 am (PDT)
Nora Whelan
"Geochronology of Landslides in the Kluane Lake Region, Southwest Yukon"


M. Sc. Thesis Proposal

May 26, 2022 2:00 pm
SSB 7172 and Remote

Madeleine Sauvé
"Quaternary History in the Iskut Region, British Columbia "


May 25, 2022 10:00 am
SSB 7172 and Remote

Jack Carrigan
"The Brenot Creek landslide, northeastern British Columbia"