MASc Opportunity: Carleton University

Fully funded MASc looking at “The role of petroleum hydrocarbons and salts in intensifying thaw and contaminant migration for drilling-mud sumps in warming permafrost” at Carleton University, Ottawa, ON.

Anticipated start date: May (ideal) or September 2023

Supervisors: Dr. Cole Van De Ven (Carleton University) & Dr. Stephanie Wright (Queen’s University)

Degree program: Master of Applied Science (MASc) in Environmental Engineering, Carleton University.

How to apply: Applicants should have a background in environmental, civil, water resources, geological, or chemical engineering, or a related field.

If interested, please email Dr. Van De Ven ( and Dr. Wright ( with a CV and brief cover letter describing their interest in this position and related experience. Applications will be reviews until a successful candidate is found.