Dal Chemistry professor Mita Dasog was named one of the top 150 Canadian women in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) last week by hEr Volution, a group aimed at inspiring more young women to enter science-related fields.
On April 13, Erin Bertrand was announced as the 2017 recipient of the Simons Foundation Early Career Investigator in Marine Microbial Ecology and Evolution Award. The purpose of the award is to help launch the career of outstanding investigators who use quantitative approaches to advance the understanding of marine microbial ecology and evolution.
One of the pioneers of lithium-ion battery technology used around the world today, Jeff Dahn (NSERC/Tesla Canada Industrial Research Chair) is this year’s recipient of the Herzberg Gold Medal, Canada’s top award for scientific achievement. His win is Dalhousie’s third Herzberg medal in four years.