Gordon W. Price

Professor (Innovative Waste Management Research Program) and Faculty Graduate Coordinator

G Price

Innovative Waste Management Research Program

Email: gprice@dal.ca
Phone: (902) 890-2037
Mailing Address: 
Department of Engineering
Agricultural Campus
PO Box 550
Truro, NS, B2N 5E3
Research Topics:
  • Soil Science
  • Waste management
  • Environmental management
  • Composting systems
  • Soil Health
  • Biosystems modeling
  • Water quality
  • Soil organic matter
  • Organic contaminants
  • Soil nutrient dynamics
  • Wastewater treatment


  • Ph.D., University of Guelph
  • M.Sc., University of Guelph
  • B.Sc., University of British Columbia

Teaching (Current)

  • Waste Management and Site Remediation (ENVA 3002)
  • Bioresource Systems Analysis (APSC¬† 2002)
  • Composting and Compost Use (ENVA 2002)
  • Advanced Research Methods (AGRI 6700, PhD course)

Teaching (Previous)

  • Communication Skills and Graduate Seminar
  • Introduction to Soil Science
  • Introduction to Bioresource Science (APSC 2012)
  • Nitrogen in soil production (Graduate)
  • Soil fertility (Graduate)


Organic waste management, Soil biochemistry, Composting and Composting Systems, Carbon recapture from waste organics, disposal of Specified Risk Materials (SRM), Emerging Substances of Concern (ESOC), Contaminant transport