Alumni and Student Profiles

Over the years, thousands of students have studied with us in undergraduate and/or graduate programs, on their way to pursuing a broad range of careers. Here is a small sampling of our students and alumni, and the types of activities and careers our degrees support. Additional Alumni & Friends information is available on the Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences website.


  • Professor, Geography and Environmental Studies, Augustana (Glen Hvenegaard)
  • Associate Professor of Environmental Science (Myrna Simpson)
  • Assistant Professor of Ecohydrology, Thompson Rivers University (Kevin Bladon)


Environmental Education and Collections


Nature Publications / Communications

  • Artist, Author and Nature Guides Illustrator (Ian Sheldon)

Oilsands Reclamation

  • Senior Reclamation Specialist (Xiao Tan)

Parks and Protected Areas

Resource Management Executives

  • Commissioner and CEO of the BC Oil and Gas Commission (Paul Jeakins)
  • Director of Forest Technologies, Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions (Pat Guidera)

Soil Survey and Assessments

Graduate Students - Past and Current

Undergraduate Students

Where are they now?

  1. Darcy Henderson

    MSc, Renewable Resources, 2000 PhD, Renewable Resources, 2005 Grassland Ecologist, Canadian Wildlife Service

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