Denis Lacelle, uOttawa Young Researcher of the Year 2013

Posted on Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Denis Lacelle, professor in the Department of Geography, has been awarded Young Researcher of the Year 2013 by the University of Ottawa. This award is accompanied by a $10,000 research grant.

This award is presented annually to two University of Ottawa faculty members who have made exceptional contributions to research and student mentorship. Professor Lacelle’s research has improved assessments of the impact of rapid climate change on permafrost in northern Canada, as well as our understanding of the microbial diversity and evolution of Antarctic permafrost. Congratulations!

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