Senator Galvez has been teaching at Université Laval since 1994. Her course teachings include the following topics:

  • Water Treatment Process
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Treatment of Hazardous Waste
  • Site Characterization and Restoration
  • Environmental Impact Evaluation
  • Contaminant Transport Processes
  • Unit treatment Processes
  • Water Distribution Networks
  • Environmental Geotechnics
  • Attenuation and adaptation measures in relation to climate change.
CSCE National Lecture Tour in Vancouver
In the lab

Research supervision

The Senator has provided direction for over 70 graduate students and is presently supervising two graduate students.


Senator Galvez served as Chair of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Université Laval between 2010 and 2016 and she has managed the environmental laboratory at ULaval which is equipped with up-to-date analytical instruments.

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Water and Environment Studies

Université Laval


Dr. Rosa Galvez on ResearchGate