Dr. Beth Parker Wins NSERC Synergy Award

Congratulations to our Director, Dr. Beth parker for receiving the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Synergy Award for Innovation for her collaborative work with the City Of GuelphMatrix Solutions Inc. and WSP in Canada in groundwater protection.

“For two decades, Dr. Beth Parker, a professor in the School of Engineering and director of the Morwick G360 Groundwater Research Institute (MG360), has collaborated with the City of Guelph and two environmental engineering firms — Matrix Solutions and WSP Global — to enhance the City’s groundwater monitoring network with state-of-the-science methods to manage risks to the City’s water supply, safeguarding the community’s access to clean uncontaminated water into the future.”

“Today, the National Sciences and Engineering Research Council honoured this ongoing collaboration with a prestigious Synergy Award for Innovation, which celebrates impactful partnerships between post-secondary institutions and Canadian public, not-for-profit and industry organizations.”

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Also, be sure to check out NSERC’s award page to see Dr. Parkers announcement and other winners of this years awards, here.