The department benefits from a skilled and experienced group of technical and administrative staff. This includes 2 departmental secretaries, a full-time administrator, university-funded technicians who contribute to both teaching and research activities, and grant-paid technicians who support specific research groups.


Thomas Duffett

Geologic Technologist, Webmaster

Sean Hartwell

Department Administrator

Norma Keeping

Administrative Secretary

Roman Kislitsyn

(U-Th)/He Labratory Technologist

Brant Laidler

Labratory Technician

Dan MacDonald

Electron Microprobe and Image Analysis Technologist

John Thibodeau

Geoscience Computer Technician

Darlene Van de Rijt

Administrative Secretary

Guang Yang

Cosmogenic Nuclide Extraction Facility Manager