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Dr. Yuri Leving and Dr. Julia Wright have been granted University Research Professorship appointments
The title of University Research Professor is granted to a limited number of individual Dalhousie faculty members who have achieved distinction in scholarship. On Monday, April 4, Dr. Richard Florizone made the announcement that, upon recommendation of the Selection Committee, the following faculty members have been awarded the appointment, and the title, for the period July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2021.
Dr. John Archibald, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Medicine
Professor Jocelyn Downie, Schulich School of Law
Dr. Graham Gagnon, Department of Civil and Resource Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
Dr. Yuri Leving, Department of Russian, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Dr. Julia Wright, Department of English, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
A special congratulations is extended to Dr. Leving and Dr. Wright! Two of the five faculty members awarded this appointment are from FASS!
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