Student Research & Areas of Study
Examples of current student research:
"Dismantling the Green Machine: A practical and philosophical examination of technology assessment by way of an LCA of wood biomass energy applications in Nova Scotia"
"Leveraging Cognitive Tracking Data for Measuring E-Learning Effectiveness"
"Modelling Exposure Pathways and Human Health Risks Associated with Wastewater Treatment in Inuit Communities"
"Studying the Spread of Misinformation in Online Social Networks - An Interdisciplinary Approach"
"Common Threads: Textile Culture and Community Identity Formation in Pre-Expulsion Acadia"
"The Impact of Health Information Legislation on Health Research in Nova Scotia"
"The Second Screen Experience: Exploring Social Media Communications on Second Screens While Watching TV"
"Enhancing Protection of Seafarers: Reconciling Human Rights, State Sovereignty, and Global Commerce in Mechanisms to Enforce International Maritime Labour Standards in the Philippines"
"Theatre’s Positioning For Regional Development Within Nova Scotia:
Navigating The Relationship Of The Arts And Public Policy"
"Understanding the Relationship between Risk and Resilience in a Small-Scale Coastal Fishery System: Experiences from Southwest New Brunswick, Canada and the South Western Cape Area, South Africa"
“Narratives of Nature and Culture: The Cultural Ecology of Elisabeth Mann Borgese”
"Picture Perfect? Gazing into Girls' Health, Physical Activity and Nutrition Through Photovoice"
"Rural Sourcing: The Influence of Regional Economic Policy and Human Capital Metrics on Corporate Decisions to Transport Work (Economic Value Creation) to Rural Areas of Canada"
"Investigation of Carcinogenic Pesticide-associated N-nitrosamines in Human Serum and Urine in Prince Edward Island".
"Understanding how the Western and Inuit knowledge systems can improve the sustainability of fisheries in Nunavut, Canada"
“Canada's Policy Response to Refugee Young People from War -Affected Regions: The Case of Haliax, NS"
"Space for the sacred in Cancer care: The integration of Indigenous medicines into healthcare"
"Sex-based analysis of drug us in older adults with dementia"
"Allocations based on benefits instead of "catch history" in Indian Ocean tuna fisheries
"Feasibility of the implementation of Discharge to Assess program (D2A) for frail older adults in the Emergency Department: Translating research into practice"
"Women's Social Identity Formation on Twitter: The case of Saudi Arabia"
"Changing the Narrative of Marine Debris: Artistic Interventions for Environmental Justice in the Anthropocene"
"How can seafood businesses support developing world small-scale tuna fisheries through corporate social responsibility programs?'
"Detection and Assistance dogs for Anxiety Disorders: A Study of Canine Detection Accuracy and Empathy"
"Exploring Food Literacy in Nova Scotia Public Schools: A Critical Analysis"
"Addressing the Physician Burnout Crisis"
"The Innovative Application of Ecosystem Services Concepts in Canadian Urban Planning"
"Assessing Exposure Pathways and Human Health Risks Associated with Wastewater Treatment in Artic Communities"
"The Role of Frailty in Dementia Disease Expression"
"My Self's Keeper: A Psychoanalytic Film Study of Siblingship Onscreen"