Gordon W. Price

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

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
  • Organic contaminants
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Biosystems modeling
  • Water quality
  • Soil organic matter
  • Conservation
  • Soil nutrient dynamics
  • Soil Health


  • 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 (APSCĀ  2002)
  • Composting and Compost Use (ENVA 2002)

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)


Contaminant transport, soil fertility, organic waste management, disposal of Specified Risk Materials (SRM), Emerging Substances of Concern (ESOC)