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Faculty of Graduate Studies  –  News
Friday, October 12, 2018
Mitacs is now accepting applications for the Mitacs-JSPS Summer Program, which supports researchers in Canada to undertake 10-week research projects in Japan in Summer 2019. The program is open to graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in all disciplines at Canadian universities.
Faculty of Graduate Studies  –  News
Thursday, October 11, 2018
If you are planning to graduate in May 2019, you can now apply through Dal Online. After December 1st, you can still apply to graduate but will be charged a $50.00 late fee. If you apply after December 1st, please apply through Dal Online and then contact the Registrar’s Office (902-494-2450) to pay the $50 late fee.
Faculty of Graduate Studies  –  News
Thursday, October 11, 2018
Mitacs is now accepting applications for the Globalink Research Award (GRA). Recipients can get $6,000 in GRA support for research collaborations with universities abroad. They can submit applications at any time but are encouraged to apply at least 16 weeks prior to their planned departure.
Faculty of Graduate Studies  –  News
Thursday, August 2, 2018
FGS is seeking nominations for the position of Chair of FGS Faculty Council. The Chair of Faculty Council provides oversight over the business of Faculty Council, chairs Faculty Council meetings, and sets the agenda for Faculty Council in consultation with the Dean and the Associate Dean(s). The chair also serves as an ex-officio member of the Academic Planning and Curriculum Committee (APCC). Faculty Council meetings generally occur on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 11:30 a.m.
Faculty of Graduate Studies  –  News
Thursday, July 26, 2018
HFSP postdoctoral fellowships encourage early career scientists to broaden their research skills by moving into new areas of study while working in a new country. Fellowship initiation deadline: August 9th, 2018
Faculty of Graduate Studies  –  News
Monday, July 23, 2018
As of July 27th, there will be changes in the role of Senior Funding Clerk. Lisa Drisdelle will be resigning from her position as Senior Funding Clerk, and Mary Anne Dib will be joining our team.
Faculty of Graduate Studies  –  News
Monday, July 16, 2018
The 2014 Senate Review of the Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS) recommended that the structure of Faculty Council be changed. Following discussions and consultation with Faculty Council and the broader community, a revised structure and Terms of Reference (TOR) for council and its sub-committees (see hyperlink for new structure) was approved by FGS Faculty Council and the Senate Planning and Governance Committee in spring 2018.
Faculty of Graduate Studies  –  News
Friday, June 15, 2018
I am very pleased to announce that Dr. Eileen Denovan-Wright will be reappointed as an Associate Dean at FGS for a second, five-year term beginning on July 1st.
Faculty of Graduate Studies  –  News
Monday, May 28, 2018
FGS is seeking nominations for the position of Chair of FGS Faculty Council.    The Chair of Faculty Council provides oversight over the business of Faculty Council, chairs Faculty Council meetings, and sets the agenda for Faculty Council in consultation with the Dean and the Associate Dean(s).
Faculty of Graduate Studies  –  News
Friday, May 25, 2018
To provide a more accurate conversion of Chinese grades FGS has been using the Chinese Government’s Project 985 top 39 universities. The national government of China did a major revision, and the 985 have been rolled into the "Double First Class University Plan".
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