United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

John Rowat

Mr. Rowat holds a BSc in Engineering Chemistry and a PhD in chemistry, both from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. After completion of his PhD, Mr. Rowat joined Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL) at the Chalk River Laboratories where his work centered on radioactive waste management, decommissioning and remediation. In 2002 Mr. Rowat joined the IAEA’s Department of Nuclear Safety and Security in the Radioactive Waste and Spent Fuel Management Unit. Since 2009 he has been head of the Decommissioning and Remediation Unit in the same department.

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