Faculty & Staff

Dal's Nursing Leaders

Dalhousie’s School of Nursing is home to respected faculty members who are among the world’s leaders in nursing research and education.

Our faculty is committed to expanding nursing knowledge, furthering practice and seeking better health care outcomes. Faculty members accomplish these goals through research, partnerships with health care stakeholders and by educating the next generation of nurses.

 Featured Faculty

Each month we will highlight a member of our faculty at either of our Halifax or Yarmouth sites. Check back often to learn more about our team.

Betty MacIsaac


Ms. MacIsaac is a faculty member with the School of Nursing in the area of Adult Health Nursing. Her academic experience includes Lecturer – Adult Nursing, Learning Resource Centre Instructor, Clinical Instructor, and Program Coordinator, Year Three. She is a graduate of of Dalhousie University (MN), University of Alberta (BScN), and Halifax Infirmary School of Nursing (RN). Her areas of clinical nursing practice include adult medical-surgical, cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, and intensive care.