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Human Rights & Equity Services

Temporary location:
Shirreff Hall, Dalhousie University
6385 South St, room 104, Old Eddy
Halifax, NS, B3H 4J4

Mailing address:
Henry Hicks Academic Administration Building, Dalhousie University
c/o The President's Office
6299 South Street, room 2
Halifax, NS  B3H 4R2
P.O. Box 15000

Phone: (902) 494-6672 
Fax: (902) 425-1207
Email: HRES@dal.ca
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Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
(The office is closed from 12-1pm for lunch)

An Advisor is available for in-person meetings on the Agricultural Campus. Please email or call the main office to book an appointment.


Vice Provost, Student Affairs and Acting Executive Director, Human Rights & Equity Services

Arig al Shaibah


Director, Human Rights and Case Management (Discrimination, Accommodation)  

Hagar Akua Prah  


Advisor (Personal Harassment/ Conflict)

Nicole McKeever


Advisor (Sexual Harassment/Assault)

Melissa MacKay (maternity leave)

Contact Hagar Akua Prah Hagar.Prah@dal.ca

Education Advisor

Shakira Weatherdon


Jackie Dowling (Contract)


Coordinator, Research Analytics

Contact HRES@dal.ca

Administrative Coordinator, Intake & Special Projects

Crystal Ragush  


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