Marissa Davies Wins Research Award

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

M.Sc. student Marissa Davies in Nova Scotia We are proud to announce that Marissa Davies is the recipient of a 2015 William V. Sliter Research Award. This award was established in 1998 in memory of William V. Sliter. The award supports graduate student research in Mesozoic and Cenozoic foraminifera.

Marissa is a M.Sc. student of Professor Claudia Schröder-Adams. She won the award for her research proposal entitled "Foraminiferal biostratigraphy and paleoenvironmental conditions of the Late Cretaceous Kanguk Formation, Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, Canada."

Previous Carleton recipients of the award are Alex Quesnel (2014), Danielle Dionne (2013), and David Mans (2006), all students of Professor Schröder-Adams. 

Congratulations, Marissa!