Associate Professer, GES
Mary-Louise is a professional geoscientist with a research focus on sediment transport on Great Lakes Beaches and dunes. She is also interested in management of Great Lakes Beaches and protected areas. Dr. Byrne currently co-chairs the Integrated Planning and Resource Management Exercise and has a wide range of administrative experience. She co-authors the Canadian edition of Geosystems An Introduction to Physical Geography
and regularly teaches the introductory course. With teaching experience at all levels from first year to graduate, she focusses on student engagement with the material through in-class, field and lab experience.