Global leaders in ocean research
Oceans are an area of special emphasis at Dalhousie. More than 100 of our faculty are involved in research ranging from oceanography and marine biology to law and engineering.
Scientists and engineers around the world rely on Dr. Axel Becke’s ground-breaking chemical theories and computational methods. NSERC sits down with him to discuss his research and its impact.
Summer school in Cape Verde
Grad students with Dal's Transatlantic Ocean System Science and Technology (TOSST) research school are en route to Cape Verde, where they will collaborate with students and researchers from across West Africa.
Encouraging youth oral health in southeast Labrador
An interdisciplinary project involving the Faculties of Health Professions and Dentistry, focused on oral health in the aboriginal community of NunatuKavut, culminated in a forum for community members, researchers and policy makers.
Extinction hotspots: How the fossilized past can help predict our oceans' future
Dal scientists Derek Tittensor and Heike Lotze contributed to an international study that used fossils of extinct marine species to determine species and areas at-risk for extinction in today's oceans.
Aboriginal and Indigenous Research in Dal News
Supporting Aboriginal communities
A look at Aboriginal research at Dal: Given Dalhousie’s location in the heart of Mi’kmaq territory, it’s perhaps not surprising to find a number of research projects taking place with Aboriginal and Indigenous communities. What might be surprising, though, are their variety — and the degree to which they span various communities. Read the full story.