All Faculty


Core Faculty

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MJ Barrett PhD Associate Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability


Picture of  Helen  Baulch

Helen Baulch PhD Associate Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Centennial Enhancement Chair in Aquatic Ecosystem Biogeochemistry
Member, Global Institute for Water Security


Picture of  Lori Bradford

Lori Bradford PhD Assistant Professor, Ron and Jane Graham School of Professional Development


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Markus Brinkmann PhD Assistant Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Faculty Member, Global Water Futures (GWF) program
Member, Global Institute for Water Security (GIWS)
Member, Toxicology Centre


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Douglas A. Clark PhD Associate Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Acting Assistant Director, Academic, School of Environment and Sustainability


Picture of Jay Famiglietti

Jay Famiglietti PhD Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Canada 150 Research Chair in Hydrology and Remote Sensing
Executive Director, Global Institute for Water Security
Senior Water Scientist, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory


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Grant Ferguson PhD Associate Professor, College of Engineering, Department of Civil and Geological Engineering


Picture of  Markus Hecker

Markus Hecker PhD Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Canada Research Chair in Predictive Aquatic Ecotoxicology
Member, Toxicology Centre
Member, College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists, Royal Society of Canada


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Andrew Ireson PhD Associate Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Associate Professor, Civil and Geological Engineering, College of Engineering
Member, Global Institute for Water Security
Master of Water Security Program Coordinator


Picture of  Tim Jardine

Tim Jardine PhD Associate Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Member, Toxicology Centre


Picture of  Paul Jones

Paul Jones PhD Associate Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Member, Toxicology Centre


Picture of  Andrea Kraj

Andrea Kraj PhD Assistant Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability


Picture of  Vladimir Kricsfalusy

Vladimir Kricsfalusy PhD Associate Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Affiliate, Prairie Centre for the Study of Ukrainian Heritage, St. Thomas More College


Picture of  Yanping Li

Yanping Li PhD Associate Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability


Picture of  Karsten Liber

Karsten Liber PhD Executive Director (Interim), School of Environment and Sustainability

University of Saskatchewan Distinguished Professor


Picture of  Karl-Erich Lindenschmidt

Karl-Erich Lindenschmidt PhD Associate Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Member, Global Institute for Water Security


Picture of Jeffrey J.  McDonnell

Jeffrey J. McDonnell PhD, FRSC Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Associate Director, Global Institute for Water Security
Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada


Picture of  Greg Poelzer

Greg Poelzer PhD Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Fulbright Scholar


Picture of  Saman Razavi

Saman Razavi PhD Associate Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Member, Global Institute for Water Security


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Maureen Reed PhD Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Assistant Director, Academic, School of Environment and Sustainability (on leave)
UNESCO Co-Chair in Biocultural Diversity, Sustainability, Reconciliation and Renewal
University of Saskatchewan Distinguished Professor


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James Robson PhD Associate Professor in Human Dimensions of Sustainability, School of Environment and Sustainability

UNESCO Co-Chair in Biocultural Diversity, Sustainability, Reconciliation and Renewal


Picture of  David Schneider

David Schneider MSc Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Graduate Chair, School of Environment and Sustainability


Picture of  Graham Strickert

Graham Strickert PhD Assistant Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Member, Global Institute for Water Security


Picture of  Colin Whitfield

Colin Whitfield PhD Assistant Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Member, Global Institute of Water Security


Picture of  Oscar Zapata

Oscar Zapata PhD Assistant Professor, School of Environment and Sustainability

Centennial Chair in Community Energy Development


Associate Faculty

Picture of  Angela  Bedard-Haughn

Angela Bedard-Haughn Professor, College of Agriculture and Bioresources

Research keywords: Applied pedology; soils and global change; wetland soils


Picture of  Ken  Belcher

Ken Belcher Professor, College of Agriculture and Bioresources

Research keywords: Ecological economics: resource and environmental economics; environmental policy; wetland and wildlife conservation policy


Picture of  Lalita Bharadwaj

Lalita Bharadwaj Professor, School of Public Health

Research keywords: Community-based participatory research; partnering with Indigenous communities; First Nations water quality and health; human and environmental health risk assessment


Picture of  Jill  Blakely

Jill Blakely Associate Professor, Department of Geography and Planning, College of Arts and Science

Research keywords: Strategic environmental assessment; cumulative effects assessment; natural resources management; urban-regional development issues; environmental management and urban planning theory and frameworks


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Ajay Dalai Distinguished Professor and Canada Research Chair in Bioenergy and Environmental Friendly Chemical Processes, College of Engineering, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Chemical reaction design; Heterogeneous catalysis; Biomass and bioenergy; Petroleum processing; Sustainable energy


Picture of  Rachel Engler-Stringer

Rachel Engler-Stringer Associate Professor, Community Health and Epidemiology, College of Medicine

Research keywords: Food systems; community food security; health promotion


Picture of  Colin Laroque

Colin Laroque PhD, PAg Professor, Soil Science, College of Agriculture and Bioresources

Research Keywords: Past and future climates in Canada; Dendrology and dendrochronology; Dendroarchaeology; Dendrochemical investigations


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Christy Morrissey PhD Professor, Department of Biology, College of Arts and Sciences

Research Keywords: Avian and aquatic ecotoxicology; Pesticides; Bird migration; Conservation; Agroecosystems


Picture of  Jeremy  Rayner

Jeremy Rayner Professor and Director, Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy

Research keywords: Policy analysis, resource policy, energy policy, multi-level governance, public engagement


Picture of  Jafar Soltan

Jafar Soltan Professor, College of Engineering

Research keywords: Environmental engineering; environmental catalysis; treatment of polluted air; treatment of emerging pollutants in water; wastewater treatment


Picture of  Susann Tegtmeier

Susann Tegtmeier Dr. rer.nat Assistant Professor, Physics & Engineering Physics

Research Keywords: Chemistry-climate interactions; Tropospheric pollution; Impact of oceanic trace gases on the atmosphere; Stratospheric dynamics


Picture of  Ryan Walker

Ryan Walker PhD, RPP, MCIP Professor, Geography and Planning | Associate Dean, College of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Research keywords: City planning; urban geography; urban design; Indigenous urbanism; public space


Picture of  Andrew Watson

Andrew Watson Assistant Professor, Department of History

Assistant Professor, History, College of Arts and Science


Adjunct Faculty

Mohammad Khaled Akhtar PhD River Forecast Engineer, Government of Alberta


Solomon Amuno PhD Senior Planner, Nunavut Planning Commission


Sheri Andrews-Key PhD Chief Scientist & Founder, Innovative Climate Strategies


Elvis Asong PhD Founder and CEO, Climalogik


Lauren Bortolotti PhD Research Scientist, Institute for Wetland and Waterfowl Research, Ducks Unlimited Canada


Sarah Breen PhD Regional Innovation Chair in Rural Economic Development, Selkirk College


Kwok Pan (Sun) Chun PhD Assistant Professor, Hong Kong Baptist University


Irena Creed PhD, FRSC Professor and Vice-Principal, Research and Innovation, University of Toronto Scarborough


John-Mark Davies PhD Water Quality Scientist, Saskatchewan Water Security Agency


Jean-Michel DeVink PhD Senior Environmental Scientist, Dillon Consulting Ltd.


Felicitas Egunyu PhD Land and Resource Specialist, BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development


Eva Enders PhD Research Scientist, Fisheries and Oceans Canada


Martyn Futter PhD Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences


Valencia Gaspard PhD Policy Advisor, Natural Resources Canada


Allison Henderson PhD Wildlife Ecologist, Government of Saskatchewan


Scott Higgins PhD Research Scientist, International Institute for Sustainable Development


Carolyn Hoessler PhD, CE Senior Specialist and Founder, Higher Education and Beyond


Naveed Khaliq PhD National Research Council of Canada


Geoff Koehler PhD Stable Isotope Chemist, Environment and Climate Change Canada


Gabriela Lichtenstein PhD Researcher, National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET), Argentina


Gun Lidestav PhD Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences


Philip A. Loring PhD Arrell Chair and Associate Professor, University of Guelph


Bin Luo PhD Senior Hydrologic Engineer, Manitoba Infrastructure


Jason MacLean PhD Assistant Professor, University of New Brunswick


Chrystal Mantyka-Pringle PhD Conservation Planning Biologist, Wildlife Conservation Society Canada


Merle Massie PhD Historian, Writer, Editor and Farmer


David Muir PhD Staff Scientist, Industry Development Education Application Student (IDEAS) beamline, Canadian Light Source


Jeremy Pittman PhD Assistant Professor, School of Planning, University of Waterloo


Jeffrey Sereda PhD Senior Habitat and Population Ecologist, Saskatchewan Water Security Agency


George William Sherk JD, DSc Consultant


Toddi Steelman PhD Stanback Dean of the Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University


Jason Venkiteswaran PhD Assistant Professor, Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University


Francisco Villamarín PhD Lecturer Researcher, Universidad Regional Amazónica Ikiam, Ecuador


Howard Wheater PhD Professor and Distinguished Researcher, College of Engineering, University of Saskatchewan; Founding Director of the Global Institute for Water Security; Canada Excellence Research Chair Laureate in Water Security; and Distinguished Research Fellow and Emeritus Professor in Hydrology Imperial College London