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Lectures at the Leading Edge on Wed, Feb 5


Nicole Vadori, ChemE alum, and Associate VP and Head of Environment of TD Bank Group will deliver the next LLE on Wednesday, February 5th. Nicole will be discussing "The Rise of Sustainable Finance in Addressing Climate Change." 12-1PM in Wallberg WB116
 

SOCAAR Co-sponsored Lecture on Wed, Feb 5


Julian Marshall, Kiely Endowed Professor of Environmental Engineering at University of Washington, will deliver this CivMin Distinguished Lecture which is co-sponsored by CivMin, SOCAAR, and UTTRI on Wednesday, February 5th. The topic of this lecture is " 'Just' Cities: Traffic-related Air Pollution and Justice in the Context of Urban Sustainability." 5-7PM in Trinity College, George Ignatieff Theatre

 

Now hiring! Assistant Professor (Teaching Stream) – Design, Safety, and Fundamentals in Chemical Engineering


ChemE invites applications for a teaching-stream appointment in the area of Design, Safety and Fundamentals in Chemical Engineering at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream. The expected start date is Wednesday, July 1, 2020. All application materials, including reference letters, should be received by Monday, March 2 , 2020. Please help promote this position to those who are qualified. Click here for the full job description.
 

Now hiring! Assistant Professor – Sustainable Water Processing for the Resource Industry


ChemE invites applications for a tenure-stream appointment in advanced approaches and technologies for water treatment (recovery-purification-recycle) and management for the natural resource sector. The expected start date is Wednesday, July 1, 2020 or shortly thereafter. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, February 18, 2020. Please help promote this position to those who are qualified. Click here for the full job description.

Grad Office

 

Ph.D. Reading Committee Meetings


Samantha Cheung

Date of Meeting: Monday, February 3
Start Time:  10:00 am    
Location (Building and Room):  WB115
Reading Committee Membership
Committee:  Chair: Prof. E. A. Edwards; Supervisor:  Prof. D. G. Allen; Co-Supervisor:  Prof. S. Short; Other Member(s): Prof. G. Wolfaardt


Touraj Ghaznavi

Date of Meeting: Monday, February 3
Start Time:  1:00 pm     
Location (Building and Room):  WB215
Reading Committee Membership
Committee:  Chair:  Prof. N. DeMartini; Supervisor:  Prof. R. C. Newman; Other Member(s): Prof. D. W. Kirk


Michail Paraskevopoulos

Date of Meeting: Friday, February 7
Start Time:  1:00 pm           
Location (Building and Room):  WB215
Reading Committee Membership
Committee:  Chair: Prof. M. V. Sefton; Supervisor:  Prof. A. McGuigan; Other Member(s):  J. Wrana (Molecular Genetics)
 

SGS 2019-2020 Sessional Dates

Upcoming Events


February 5 - LLE: The Rise of Sustainable Finance in Addressing Climate Change (Nicole Vadori, AVP and Head of Environment, TD Bank) | Wallberg Building WB116 | 12-1PM

February 5 - SOCAAR: “Just” Cities: Traffic-related Air Pollution and Justice in the Context of Urban Sustainability (Julian Marshall, University of Washington) |  Trinity College, George Ignatieff Theatre | 5-7PM

February 13 - CANUE Webinar: Environmental health research opportunities through CPTP and CANUE: Today and in the future | Online Webinar | 12PM-1PM

February 21 - ChemE Graduate Research Day (GRD) | Great Hall, Hart House for poster session and lunch, various locations for interviews and tours | 9AM-5PM

March 6 - Teaching Effectiveness Food for Thought Lunch: Topic - tbd | WB215 | 12-1PM

March 18 - LLE: Renewable Chemicals and Fuels: From First Principles to Chemical Manufacturing (Dionisios Vlachos, University of Delaware) | Wallberg Building WB116 | 12-1PM

March 25 - LLE: Lubricin – Alleviating the Effects of Dry Eye (Gerald Fuller, Stanford University) | Wallberg Building WB116 | 12-1PM

March 27 - Teaching Effectiveness Food for Thought Lunch: Topic - tbd | WB215 | 12-1PM

April 3 - 4th annual ChemE Exhibition & 35th ChemE Dinner | 89 Chestnut Street Residence | 4-9:30PM

April 8 - LLE & AEESP Distinguished Lecture: Trouble Ahead, Trouble Behind: Acid Mine Drainage and Climate Change in the Rocky Mountains (Diane McKnight, University of Boulder – Colorado) | Wallberg Building WB116 | 12-1PM

April 24 - Teaching Effectiveness Food for Thought Lunch: Topic - tbd | WB215 | 12-1PM

May 29 - Teaching Effectiveness Food for Thought Lunch: Topic - tbd | WB215 | 12-1PM
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