Research Themes

 

Societies and environmental changes

  • Maritime transport in the Arctic
  • Oil sands and the media
  • Art and climate change
  • Environmental philosophy and history
  • Glaciologie
  • Literature of the environment
  • Permafrost studies
Projects

Researcher

Department

A Tar Sands Tale: a critical study into the events and mediatized legacy surrounding the banned CBC docudrama "Tar Sands" and the holding power of fossil fuels over the social imagination

Patrick McCurdy

CMN

Evolution of North American ecosystems over the past 20,000 years

Konrad Gajewski

GEG

GO-Ice: glacier-ocean-iceberg dynamics in a changing Canadian arctic

Luke Copland

GEG

Impacts of climate change on pinch points for shipping in the Canadian arctic

Luke Copland

GEG

Mitigating arctic shipping risks through improved prediction of conditions leading to ship besetment in pressured ice: a case study in Hudson Strait

Jackie Dawson

GEG

Ground ice and biogeochemistry of permafrost: environmental consequences of permafrost degradation to a warmer-wetter climate.

Denis Lacelle

GEG

Characteristics and evolution of discontinuous permafrost in northern Canada at multiple spatial scales

Antoni Lewkowicz

GEG

Ice dynamics and cryospheric changes in northern Canada

Luke Copland

GEG

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