Welcome to the Department of Earth and Space Science and Engineering (ESSE)

at the Lassonde School of Engineering

The ESSE Department is home to nearly 30 faculty members, 300 undergraduate and over 100 graduate students.

 We are one of the founding members of the Lassonde School of Engineering, offering several unique and world-class graduate and undergraduate programs, including Canada’s only space engineering program, Ontario’s only Geomatics engineering program as well as renowned Atmospheric Science & Meteorology program. Our engineering programs are fully accredited by the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board (CEAB), and Geomatics engineering program also prepares graduates for Ontario Land Surveyors (OLS) designation upon graduation. Our research strength lies within multidisciplinary, innovative, world-class research activities spanning from planetary science to satellite technologies, atmospheric studies, GIS and satellite navigation.

Events

ESSE News

Internship Opportunity for ESSE Students

We are pleased to announce exciting "Part Time Surveyor Assistant Internship opportunity with Jay Dee Canada"…

Faculty Job Openings in Lassonde

Assistant Professor of Space Engineering The Department of…

Dr. John Moores, ESSE Professor, elected to RSC's College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists

Lassonde School of Engineering Professor John Moores, has been…

ESSE Department-Welcomes 3 New Professors

This year, three new professors, Dr. Issac Smith, Dr. Neil Tandon…

Hunter Schofield, Lassonde Co-op/Internship Student of the Year Award

Space Engineering Student, Hunter Schofield, selected for the…

Professor Michael Daly receives Canadian Aeronautics & Space Institute award

Lassonde School of Engineering Professor Michael Daly has been…

Lassonde researchers are mapping Canada’s waterways, improving sea traffic

Two professors out of York University’s Lassonde School of…

Current Students @ York- Interested in a Lassonde Program?

Are you a current student @ York who is interested in a program…