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Pilar Lecumberri-Sanchez

Pilar Sanchez Lecumberri winner of Mineralogical Association of Canada 2022 Young Scientist awardDr. Pilar Lecumberri-Sanchez, an assistant professor at University of Alberta, received her BSc in geology at Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain, and her PhD at Virginia Tech. She completed a 3 year Marie Curie postdoctoral fellowship at ETH, Zurich and worked as a researcher for one year at University of Arizona. Pilar’s expertise is in mineral deposits and fluid geochemistry. Her current research focuses on the tungsten-gold occurrences in the Tungsten belt (YK, NWT), orogenic gold mineralization in the Yellowknife Gold Belt (NWT), and epithermal mineralization in the Toodoggone distrit (BC).