Faculty and Research

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Our professors are leaders in their fields, engaging and challenging students to develop creative solutions to local, national, and international problems. Learn more about our faculty and their research specializations.

Supporting Our Students

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The Faculty of Engineering is committed to supporting our students, with a full range of student support services offered at a one-stop satellite office on our Sexton Campus. Visit the Student Services @ Sexton page to learn more!

Engineering News from Dal News

  • Engineering a different future
    When Mohammed Alqassab enrolled at Dal to become engineer after a decade working back home in Saudi Arabia, preparatory courses in math and English gave him the confidence he needed to get started. This spring, he graduated as a Sexton Scholar with his wife and three children there to cheer him on.
  • Protecting our coasts and waterways from the impacts of potential oil spills
    Two Dal faculty members in Agriculture and Engineering are investigating strategies to better separate oil from water and examine the risk of spills in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago thanks to new federal funding.
  • Grad Profile: Finding family in the library
    Adjusting to a new place was a bit of a challenge for Industrial Engineering student Sarah Abdoon when she transferred to Dalhousie University in 2016, but she soon found connections through her employment with the Dalhousie Libraries.
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