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Environmental & Life Sciences Ph.D.

4 students in their lab coats and goggles in a science lab observing test tubesGroundbreaking approaches to environmental scholarly research, both the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in environmental and life sciences offer you the opportunity to work with leading experts in world-class facilities throughout the region, allowing you the chance to work alongside NGOs and government organizations such as the Ministry of Natural Resources in Peterborough. Innovative research and rigorous standards distinguish Trent’s reputation and continue to attract major funding agencies to this program.

Degree Type

  • Ph.D.

Program Director

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Dr. James Schaefer

B.Sc. McGill, M.Sc. Manitoba, Ph.D. Saskatchewan
Professor
Areas of Expertise:
  • Behaviour demography and conservation of large northern mammals, issues of spatial and temporal scaling in ecology, woodland caribou