Tri‑Council Master's Awards (NSERC, SSHRC, AND CIHR)
The Faculty of Graduate Studies would like to draw your attention to the Tri-Council Harmonization website, where the program descriptions and application instructions for the upcoming Tri-Council CGS-M Scholarship competitions can be found.
NSHRF Scotia Scholars Award
The Scotia Scholars Award will be offered at the Master’s and Doctoral level in the upcoming competition. Students interested in being considered for a Scotia Scholars Award are to review eligibility, application requirements and evaluation criteria details on the NSHRF website.
Tri Council Master's CGS‑M Competition
The Faculty of Graduate Studies would like to draw your attention to the Tri-Council Harmonization website, where the program descriptions and application instructions for the upcoming Tri-Council CGS M Scholarship competitions can be found.
SSHRC Doctoral Scholarship Competition
The Faculty of Graduate Studies would like to draw your attention to the SSHRC website SSHRC Doctoral where the guide and application forms for the upcoming SSHRC Doctoral Scholarship competition can be found. You should carefully read the guide and supporting documentation that can be found on the SSHRC website.
NSERC Doctoral Competition
The Faculty of Graduate Studies would like to draw your attention to the NSERC website, where the program description and application instructions for the upcoming NSERC Doctoral Scholarship competition can be found.
FGS News from Dal News
Our Killam Scholars: In the shadow of the dam
Susan Manning, Killam Scholar and PhD candidate in Political Science, is using the Muskrat Falls hydroelectric dam in her home province of Newfoundland and Labrador as a case study on how such projects affect overlooked local communities.
For master's student Aaron Szeto, architecture is about improving people's lives — whether that's here in Halifax or around the world in countries like Thailand, Portugal or Cuba.
So far. So good.
Wura Eyitayo-Oyesode travelled far from her home in Nigeria to pursue her interest in international tax law at Dalhousie, but it’s sparked new community connections that have focused her interest in helping others.
MITACS: Time Management
September 24, 2018 9:00 AM
This energetic, intensive one-day workshop will sharpen your professional time management skills and optimize your working week. Building on the Project Management Institute’s (PMI) best practices, methodologies, and productivity tactics, the workshop provides tools and techniques that can be applied to a partner industry project or employment-based role. Whether you’re handling dynamic timelines alone or within a team, you’ll be able to reach your project targets with the knowledge gained in this workshop.
PhD Defence - Electrical and Computer Engineering
September 24, 2018 11:00 AM
The Faculty of Graduate Studies wishes to announce Tejinder Sandhu, PhD candidate from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, will be defending his thesis entitled "Mismatch Insensitive Voltage to Time Conversion and Clock Distribution Topologies for Three Dimensional Integrated Circuits" on Monday, September 24th at 11:00 am.
PhD Defence - Department of Biology
September 26, 2018 10:30 AM
The Faculty of Graduate Studies wishes to announce Carolyn Marshall, PhD candidate from the Department of Biology, will be defending her thesis entitled "Green Manure Termination Method Impact on Soil Carbon and Soil Biology Dynamics" on Wednesday, September 26th at 10:30 am.
PhD Defence - Department of Chemistry
September 28, 2018 1:30 PM
The Faculty of Graduate Studies wishes to announce Lin Ma, PhD candidate from the Department of Chemistry, will be defending his thesis entitled "Development of Novel Electrode/Electrolyte Systems for a Li-ion Cell with Higher Energy Density and Longer Lifetime" on Friday, September 28th at 1:30 pm.
Supervising Across Cultures
October 4, 2018 9:30 AM
Join the Centre for Learning and Teaching and the Faculty of Graduate Studies for a session exploring strategies to support graduate students and supervisors who collaborate across cultural and disciplinary backgrounds. Using case studies and recent research on cross-cultural supervision, participants will engage in a discussion of methods that can be used to facilitate collaboration between supervisors and students, and among students on diverse research teams.