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Biology Professor new Dean of Graduate Studies

Posted by Kevin Bradley on November 20, 2014 in All News, Biology, Department of Biology
Marty Leonard. (Danny Abriel photos)
Marty Leonard. (Danny Abriel photos)

Dr. Marty Leonard has played many roles at Dalhousie - biology professor, graduate supervisor, and now, Faculty Dean. The new position will allow Dr. Leonard to advise Dal graduate students from all faculties, a role she is looking forward to.

“In my lab we do a mix of basic and applied conservation biology,” she explains.  “Most of my students are doing projects with a focus on birds, but not exclusively,” she says. “I’ve had students that have worked on seals and bats, for example.”

Read more about Dr. Leonard's story on Dal News.