Jessica Vandenberghe, P.Eng., MSc, FEC

Industrial Chair - Indigenous Engineering, Faculty of Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Contact

Industrial Chair - Indigenous Engineering, Faculty of Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept
Email
jvanden1@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 868-5055
Address
Office 5-232 Donadeo Innovation Centre For Engineering
9211-116 St
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H5

Availability
9am to 5pm

Overview

Area of Study / Keywords

Equity / Diversity / Inclusion Reconciliation Project Management Strategic Planning


About

Jessica Vandenberghe, P.Eng., M.Sc. has worked in the oilsands, mining, regulatory, infrastructure, and consulting industries. She holds a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering Computer Process Control Co-op and a M.Sc. in Chemical and Mining Engineering, both from the University of Alberta. Her career has taken her to communities large and small around the nation and she has sat on many Boards and Councils with stakeholders such as federal, provincial and municipal governments, with First Nations, Metis Settlements and Metis Nations, as well as academic institutions and private industry. As a mother of two and an Indigenous female engineer, she is passionate about diversity, equity and inclusion along with Truth and Reconciliation.

She currently is the Industrial Chair - Indigenous Engineering in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering for the University of Alberta, Faculty of Engineering as she contributes to the development of well rounded and ethically minded engineering students who will ultimately help to build strong and vibrant communities within Canada.

Publications

How professional engineers can contribute to attraction and retention of minority groups into the engineering profession through equity, diversity, inclusion, and decolonization

Author(s): Jessica Vandenberghe
Publication Date: 10/1/2021
Publication: The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering
Volume: 99
Issue: 10
Page Numbers: 2116-2123
External Link: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/cjce.24151

Bitumen Froth Storage and Separation using an Improved Froth Tank

Author(s): Simon, Yuan; Lorentz, Jim; Vandenberghe, Jessica
Publication Date: 7/29/2014
Publication: Canadian Patent 2772722
External Link: https://www.ic.gc.ca/opic-cipo/cpd/eng/patent/2772722/summary.html?query=Bitumen+froth+storage+and+separation&type=advanced_search

Oil sand Slurry Solids Reduction to Enhance Extraction Performance for Problem Ores

Author(s): Siy, Robert; Cymerman, George; Long, Jun; Vandenberghe, Jessica
Publication Date: 8/27/2013
Publication: Canadian Patent 2719865
External Link: https://www.ic.gc.ca/opic-cipo/cpd/eng/patent/2719865/summary.html?query=oil+sand+slurry+solids+reduction&type=advanced_search

Managing Transitions

Author(s): Women in APEGA Committee with staff designate Jessica Vandenberghe originally created in 2013
Publication Date: 4/1/2013
Publication: Engineers Canada Website, originally APEGA Website
External Link: https://engineerscanada.ca/sites/default/files/Managing-Transitions-en.pdf

Bitumen Separation Process and Apparatus for Problem Ores

Author(s): Siy, Robert; Cleminson, Ron; Long, Jun; Vandenberghe, Jessica; Hilscher, Brent; Reid, Kevin; Tran, Tom
Publication Date: 3/19/2013
Publication: Canadian Patent 2809959
External Link: https://www.ic.gc.ca/opic-cipo/cpd/eng/patent/2809959/summary.html?query=bitumen+separation+processes+and+apparatus+for+problem+ores&type=advanced_search

Oil sand Slurry Solids Reduction to Enhance Extraction Performance for Problem Ores

Author(s): Siy, Robert; Cymerman, George; Long, Jun; Vandenberghe, Jessica
Publication Date: 11/2/2010
Publication: Canadian Patent 2818927
External Link: https://www.ic.gc.ca/opic-cipo/cpd/eng/patent/2818927/summary.html?query=inventor%3A%28Vandenberghe%2C+Jessica%29+AND+inventor-country%3A%28CA%29&type=advanced_search

Relocatable Countercurrent Decantation System

Author(s): Cymerman, George J., Vandenberghe, Jessica
Publication Date: 12/29/2009
Publication: Canadian Patent 2550623
External Link: https://www.ic.gc.ca/opic-cipo/cpd/eng/patent/2550623/summary.html?query=inventor%3A%28J.+Vandenberghe%29&type=advanced_search

Drift Flux Modelling for a Two-Phase System in a Flotation Column

Author(s): Jessica Vandenberghe, Jaewon Choung, Zhenghe Xu, Jacob Masliyah
Publication Date: 12/5/2008
Publication: The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering
Volume: 83
Issue: 2
Page Numbers: 169-176
External Link: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/cjce.5450830203

Fundamental Study on talc-ink adhesion for talc-assisted flotation deinking of wastepaper

Author(s): J. Liu, J. Vandenberghe, J. Masliyah, Z. Xu, J. Yordan
Publication Date: 12/26/2006
Publication: Minerals Engineering
Volume: 20
Page Numbers: 566-573
External Link: https://www-sciencedirect-com.login.ezproxy.library.ualberta.ca/science/article/pii/S0892687506003074

Oil Sand Middling Processing Using a Flotation Column

Author(s): Vandenberghe, Jessica, University of Alberta, Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering
Publication Date: 1/5/2003
Publication: University of Alberta Research and Collections Resource Facility
External Link: https://search.library.ualberta.ca/catalog/2825681