Other Degrees: MSc University of Wisconsin-Madison (1982) BES University of Waterloo, Ontario (1980)
Cross Appointments: Department of Earth Sciences
Honours & Awards: Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society
Holocene fluvial and glacial landscape reconstruction using sedimentary archives
Reconstruction of extreme events
Urbanization impacts on stream erosion
Some Refereed Articles
Thayer, J., Phillips, R. and Desloges J.R. 2016. Downstream channel adjustment in a low-relief, glacially conditioned watershed. Geomorphology 262, 101–111. doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2016.03.019
Peros, M., Gregory, B., Matos, F., Reinhardt, E. and Desloges, J. 2015. Late-Holocene record of lagoon evolution, climate change, and hurricane activity from southeastern Cuba. The Holocene, 25, 1483–1497, doi:10.1177/0959683615585844, 2015.
Phillips, R.T.J. and Desloges, J.R. 2015. Glacial legacy effects on river landforms of the southern Laurentian Great Lakes. Journal of Great Lakes Research 41, 951–964.
Phillips R. and Desloges J.R. 2014. Alluvial floodplain classification by multivariate discriminant analysis for low‐relief glacially conditioned catchments. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 40, 756–770. wileyonlinelibrary.com, DOI: 10.1002/esp.3681.
Stewart. A. and Desloges. J.R. 2014. A 9000-year record of vertical and lateral accretion on the floodplain of the Lower Thames River, Southwestern Ontario, Canada. Quaternary International 342, 161-172.
Phillips R. and Desloges J.R. 2014. Glacially conditioned specific stream powers in low- relief river catchments of the southern Laurentian Great Lakes. Geomorphology 206, 271-287.
Harvey, J.E., Smith, D.J., Laxton, S., Desloges, J.R. and Allen, S. 2012. Mid-Holocene glacier expansion between 7500 and 4000 cal. yr BP in the British Columbia Coast Mountains, Canada. The Holocene 22 (9), 973 – 983. doi:10.1177/0959683612437868
Thornbush, M.J. and Desloges, J.R. 2011. Site reconstruction at an oxbow lake situated at the lower Nottawasaga River in southern Ontario, Canada. Environmental Archaeology 16, 1-15.
Dirszowsky, R.W. and Desloges, J.R. 2010. Testing lake sediment and dendrogeomorphic proxies for Little Ice Age environmental change in the upper Fraser River area, British Columbia, Canada. Geografiska Annaler: Series A, Physical Geography, 92 (3), pg. 393-410.
Chakraborty, K., Finkelstein, S.A., Desloges, J.R. and Chow, N.A. 2010. Holocene paleoenvironmental changes inferred from diatom assemblages in sediments of Kusawa Lake, Yukon Territory, Canada. Quaternary Research. 74, 15-22.
Research Clusters: Earth-Surface Processes and Hydrology, Paleoclimate and Biogeography