ICE Program Information

APPLICATIONS ARE DUE Monday, November 2, 2015

The Inorganic Chemistry Exchange program offers summer employment opportunities to undergraduate students in chemistry, who will have completed the equivalent of two or three full years of study as of May 2016. Up to 6 qualified candidates from across Canada are awarded employment as a summer research assistant at an institution other than their own, in the laboratory of one of these ICE faculty members:



Mario Bieringer – University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB

Johanna Blacquiere – University of Western Ontario, London, ON

Tim Kelly– University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK

Jen Love – University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC

Vlad Michaelis, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB

Martin Stillman – University of Western Ontario, London, ON


The specific interests of the faculty participants vary considerably – there is a whole periodic table out there! Projects will range from synthesis and catalysis to materials science to bioinorganic chemistry. The ICE Program will wrap up with a workshop for all participating students and faculty at the University of Western Ontario in London, ON on August 18-19, 2016.


Submit applications to

 Lin Ferguson (c/o: Dr. Michaelis) (E3-38)


Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 14:00