Holiday Closure

Our office will be closed at 4:30pm on Friday, December 21, 2018 and will reopen on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 8:30am.  

Any applications that are made on or after December 21, 2018, will be uploaded into our system throughout the first week back from the Holiday Break -  students will receive their UofG login details at some point during the first week back.  We apologize for any delay or inconvenience.

Happy Holidays from OGPS

Spotlight on Faculty

Portrait of Amir A. Aliabadi

Amir A. Aliabadi

At the turn of the 21st century, the environmental protection and climate change mitigation are among our most essential efforts to ensure our survival on the planet. Most development practices have been unsustainable up to now and cannot continue in the same fashion. The atmospheric environment is an important part of the environment we all depend on. At the same time, the atmosphere is so fragile and resource limited. Sustainable development toward the protection of the atmosphere is everyone's responsibility.

Dr. Omid A. Payrow Shabani

Dr. Omid A. Payrow Shabani

Currently, I am working on the relation between religion and democracy. As a result of increasing role and significance of religious voices, many political philosophers are...


Portrait of Wael Ahmed

Wael Ahmed

Multiphase flow takes place in a wide spectrum of engineering applications such as food production, power generation, water treatment, oil production, water desalination, refrigeration and air conditioning, as well as in carbon capture and sequestration systems. My lab aims at providing reliable solutions for our many industrial problems and new technologies that can make these engineering systems more efficient and sustainable.

Ayesha Ali

Ayesha Ali

The problems I have worked on in animal science have direct implications for genetic selection, food quality (e.g. cow milk), and animal health. On the other hand, my work in understanding the structure and driving mechanisms of ecological (e.g. plant-pollinator) networks have indirect implications for ecosystem conservation, management, and restoration.


Portrait of Dr. Madhur Anand

Madhur Anand

Humans and their environment are coupled systems and we need to study them as such to improve life for all.


Portrait of Dr. Shawki Areibi

Shawki Areibi

One of my main research activities addresses the development of Electronic Design Automation (EDA) tools for Application Specific Integrated Circuits (ASIC) and Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs) which are used today in all types of applications including security systems, consumer products, medical equipment, manufacturing systems, robotics to name just a few.

Portrait of Dr. Emmanuelle Arnaud

Emmanuelle Arnaud

I study glacial deposits to reconstruct past climate change and to better understand how these deposits affect the movement of groundwater and contaminants today.


Portrait of Dr. May Aung

Dr. May Aung

Scholars need to adopt new methodologies and new data analysis tools to conduct solid and rigorous research studies within the context of big data and social media consumption era.


Dr. Paula Barata

Dr. Paula Barata

My research deals with psychosocial factors that influence women's health and wellbeing. Currently I am working on projects in...


Joe Barth

Dr. Joe Barth

In the hospitality field, our programs are the best in Canada. The school and its graduates enjoy the respect and support of the hospitality industry and offers new students a chance to join the largest and most active alumni association of hospitality professionals in Canada.