Pilar Lecumberri-Sanchez

AssistProf, Faculty of Science - Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Admin

Contact

AssistProf, Faculty of Science - Earth & Atmospheric Sciences Admin
Phone
(780) 492-5071
Address
3-03 Earth Sciences Building
11223 Saskatchewan Drive NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2E3

Overview

About

I grew up in Spain. I got my undergraduate degree in geology from Universidad Complutense de Madrid, and my PhD from Virginia Tech. I completed a Marie Curie postdoctoral fellowship at ETH Zurich and worked for two years at University of Arizona. I am currently an assistant professor at the Earth and Atmospheric Sciences department at University of Alberta.


Research

For some info on current research projects and facilities, check my Lab website



Teaching

2018/2019    EAS368  Ore Deposits Geology

2018/2019    EAS234  Field School

Announcements

MSc in Geochemistry of Mineral Deposits
We are looking for outstanding highly-motivated students interested in (1) advancing our understanding of how mineral deposits form, (2) developing geochemical techniques to improve upon current mining success and practices, and (3) acquiring a strong skill set towards a future career in economic geology and/or geochemistry. 

For more information on current research projects, look here.

Courses

EAS 333 - Advanced Geology Field School

Advanced field practice in geology. Details and areas of study may vary from year to year. Consult the department about current offerings and timing. Topics vary, and will include the study and mapping of deformed sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic rocks, mineral deposits and their associated host rocks and alteration, and structures in the field. May be taken more than once for credit provided no topic is repeated. Co-prerequisites: EAS 233, 234 or 237, 331 and 332. Requires payment of additional student instructional support fees. Refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar. [Faculty of Science]

Winter Term 2021
EAS 368 - Ore Deposits Geology

Mineralogy and petrography of ore and gangue minerals under the reflected and transmitted light microscope and in hand specimen. Interpretation of ore textures and paragenetic sequences. Geological characteristics and distribution of ore deposits, including deposits of base and precious metals, diamonds, and industrial minerals. Prerequisite: EAS 331. Not available to students with credit in EAS 433. [Faculty of Science]

Winter Term 2021

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