Across a variety of disciplines, faculty and students at Carleton are conducting research related to the environment, climate change and climate justice.
Dr. Egla Martinez – Socio-Environmental Justice
Dr. Jesse Vermaire – impact of land use & climate change on freshwater ecosystems
Dr. Chris Burn – Northern Physical Environments and Permafrost Science.
Dr. Patricia Ballamingie – Localizing food systems and sustainable community
Dr. Karen Hébert – changing natural resource economies in the subarctic and circumpolar North
Dr. Elyn Humphreys – Net Ecosystem Exchange of CO2 Across Peatland Types
Dr. Joyce Lundberg – Sea level change and paleoclimatology
Dr. Derek Mueller – indicators and impacts of climate change in the cryosphere
Dr. Doug King – Research on Environmental Analysis Using Remote Sensing and GIS
Dr. Emilie Cameron – Critical northern geographies
Dr. Scott W. Mitchell – Modelling, Measuring, and Monitoring Landscape Process: Environmental Models and GIS
Dr. Stephan Gruber – Permafrost; Climate Change Impacts
Dr. Murray Richardson – hydrology; water-quality
Dr. Michael Pisaric – Paleoecology and Climate Change in Canada’s North.
Dr. Derek A. Smith – Research on Indigenous Wildlife Use in Central America
Dr. Fraser Taylor – Geospatial information management
Dr. Iain Wallace – Economic globalization in the Anthropocene Era
Dr. Michael Brklacich – Social Vulnerability, Human Security and Environment Change
Dr. Gita Ljubicic – Social & Environmental Research in the Canadian North
Projects & Areas of Focus
Carleton Sustainable Energy Research Centre
Geomatics and Cartographic Research Centre (GCRC)