Faculty of Environment

Find more profiles by Faculty:

The Faculty of Environment is one of only a handful of interdisciplinary environmental faculties in Canada – and the only one in Western Canada focused on sustainability and sustainable development.

Curate your digital footprint

Want to be featured on our website? Complete our online submission form.

Submit your profile

GRAD STUDENT PROFILES

  • Mieke is Master of Resource Management student in the Faculty of Environment. Three keywords: Nature-based solutions, Equity, Urban forestry (SSHRC CGSM)

  • Nikki is an Archaeology master student in the Faculty of Environment. Three keywords: Multidisciplinary, Heritage Analysis, Mortuary Studies (SSHRC-CGSM)

  • Jade is a Geography master student in the Faculty of Environment. Three keywords: Political ecology, extinction, justice (CIHR-CGSM)

MAJOR AWARD + CONVOCATION MEDAL RECIPIENTS

  • "I applied for an MSc. in Geography working in the Climate Research Lab - this is where I fell...

  • "The REM program's interdisciplinarity was one reason I came to SFU. I enjoy learning about...

  • "I am also inspired by a group of community activists and their members who welcomed me into...

  • "I knew I was interesting in planning, and SFU's Resource and Environmental Management (REM)...

  • "This initial fascination led me to pursue a certificate in GIS, a choice that further...

  • "I am also inspired to continue in archaeology because of the opportunities it presents for...

  • "I was also drawn to the Department of Geography because of my interest in community-based...

  • "I appreciate the interdisciplinary nature of the REM program, as it provides unique insights...

  • "When looking into graduate studies, SFU was an obvious choice for me. I was blown away by the...

  • " I knew I wanted to study with a political ecologist who investigated how power...

  • "when it came to choosing a school for graduate studies, it was evident that SFU was the place...

  • "I have enjoyed collaborating with professors and graduate students both in the Department of...

  • "I am curious how diverse community voices are included and valued in city-led coastal...

  • "I strive to develop a wide base of understanding in order to effectively perform within my...

  • "I was drawn to SFU after discovering the interdisciplinary approach that REM applies to...

  • "I have enjoyed the ability to pursue my niche interests and the opportunity to encourage an...

  • "I chose SFU in order to work with Dr. Andréanne Doyon and because REM's interdisciplinary...

  • "It is such a pleasure to share ideas and space with folks at SFU, particularly when doing...

  • "I chose to come to SFU because I was excited about my supervisor's research. I love all of...

  • "I chose the MRM program because of its interdisciplinary nature. I am inspired everyday by...

  • "I had heard of the School of Resource and Environmental Management for a long time (even from...

  • "Hafsa is a proven leader in the field of sustainability and is bringing all of her expertise...

  • "I liked how the archaeology department appeared to value the importance of Indigenous...

  • "I heard about the MRM program at SFU from multiple people that praised the program for its...

  • "The best part of my research at SFU is the sense of community at the Geography department...

  • "I simply wanted to work with my supervisor. That and facilities such as the Centre for...

  • "I've had the experience I think every nerd hopes for in pursuing a doctorate - of sitting...

  • "The REM program’s diverse areas of expertise and recognition as an excellent graduate program...

  • "Alex is a dedicated young scientist who is passionate about his doctoral research work...

  • "SFU was an easy choice for me, because it is the only school in BC that offers a program like...

  • "I chose SFU to challenge my understanding of science. The REM program emphasizes how...

  • "I really like SFU's multicultural and academically-stimulating environment, but above all, I...

  • "I enjoy the opportunity to network with professors and other experts in my field who are...

  • "I chose to come to SFU because it was the only dedicated Archaeology program in Western...

  • "I came to SFU because I wanted to learn from Dr. Frank Gobas, an expert in environmental...

  • "I have found the professors to be very warm, engaged and supportive, and it has made my...

  • "I decided to apply here because of the amazing ancient DNA lab. In addition, I was...

  • "SFU’s School of Resource and Environmental Management has an exceptional reputation for...

  • "Throughout the challenges of starting grad school, online, in a global pandemic, my...

  • "I chose SFU because of its esteemed reputation as a community-involved institution, and...

  • "Major factors that influenced my decision to come to SFU and REM is their commitment to...

  • "I am really enjoying the amount of time that I have been able to spend doing fieldwork along...

  • "I explore how Canadians might use new transport technologies, like electric and self-driving...

  • "SFU Avalanche Research Program (SARP) conducts cutting-edge interdisciplinary studies...

  • I am further inspired by the profound and vast amount of Indigenous scholarship on de-colonizing...

  • "I love that human geography affords me the space to include my passions, skills and training...

  • "I've enjoyed the connections I've made through REM, and the various communities that I've...

  • "Managing water is a thorny pursuit. We use water in a lot of different ways and those uses...

  • "I am a PhD Candidate at SFU’s School of Resource and Environmental Management (REM) and a...

  • "I feel incredibly fortunate to finally do a Ph.D. focusing on Forensic Anthropology, which is...

  • "I am an American from Toledo, Ohio.  I like glaciers, rocks, and mountains, two of which...

  • "I hope to apply archaeological practices to help with the conservation of endangered...

  • "I am a coastal ecologist who was raised on the prairies, a third generation settler Canadian,...

  • "I am deeply grateful for the supportive and compassionate approaches and relationships I have...

  • "I am grateful for the very supportive community of graduate students, faculty, and staff. I...

  • "Babak has been great to work with as an MSc student and his committee and I, as...