School of Environmental Sciences


In the School of Environmental Sciences (SES) we teach, study, and conduct research, in the life and physical sciences to address critical environmental issues and processes related to the lithosphere, atmosphere, hydrosphere, and biosphere.

SES provides and fosters academic excellence in a diverse suite of undergraduate and graduate programs focused on the comprehensive study of biotic and abiotic interactions and environmental issues in natural and managed ecosystems.

SES is a highly respected, research-intensive community that promotes communication and collaboration among academics, industry and government at the provincial, national and international levels. We also provides a portal for your exploration of the University of Guelph's extraordinary strength in environmental sciences.

Upcoming Events

Aug 05

PhD Defense - Adam Morris

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

8:00 a.m.


Aug 12

Innovative Farmers Association of Ontario (IFAO)

Soil Health Day, Aug 12, 2015

Aug 18 to Aug 21

It is our pleasure to announce that the 6th International Barcode of Life Conference

Featured News

We are pleased to officially announce that Cynthia Scott-Dupree has been appointed as the Bayer CropScience Chair in Sustainable Pest Management. This new chair role recognizes Cynthia's significant leadership in research and the development of HQP. Please join me in congratulating her.


The challenges facing the world’s bee populations will be front and...
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Dr. Brandon Gilroyed is seeking applicants for either an MSc or PhD...

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