Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
|| B.Sc., Montreal, 1976; M.Sc., Montreal, 1978; Ph.D., Miami, 1981
|| 1985-1993 - NSERC University Research Fellow, McGill University.
1989-1992 - NSERC Environmental Earth Sciences
Grant Selection Committee (EESGSC).
1993-1994 - France-Québec fellow, visiting professor Université Paul Sabatier,
1994-1997 - National Chair, Canadian Joint Global Ocean Flux Study (CJGOFS).
2001-present - Associate
Editor, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta.
2001 Past President's (Hutchison) Medal of the Geological Association of Canada.
2001 McGill Faculty of Science Leo Yaffe Award for Excellence in Teaching.
2007-present - Member of the Canadian National Committee of SCOR.
2008 - Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (Academy
2010-present - Associate Editor, Marine Chemistry.
2010-2011 - Guest Editor, Aquatic Geochemistry.
2010-2012 - Chair, Scientific Committee for the Goldschmidt 2012 Conference.
2010-present - Guest Professor, Ocean
University of China.
2011 - Michael J. Keen Medal from the Marine Geosciences Division of the Geological Association of Canada.
|| Application of chemical thermodynamics, kinetics and surface chemistry to the characterization of mineral-solution interactioms in aquatic environments, carbonate geochemistry, early diagenesis of marine and coastal sediments, trace metal and environmental geochemistry in freshwater and marine systems.
| Subjects Taught
|| Chemical Oceanography, Low-temperature Geochemistry and Diagenesis, Principles of Geochemistry, Marine Geology and Paleoceanography, Introductory geology