Cross‑listed Faculty

Cross-listed faculty are eligible for all aspects of supervision of comprehensives and dissertation, and, depending upon affiliation and area of expertise/qualification, clinical practica.

Read our Departmental Policy on these appointments.

Current Cross-listed Members

Abbass, Allan 
BSc (Ottawa) MD (Dalhousie) FRCPC (Toronto)

Psychiatry, Dalhousie University
(902) 473-2514

emotion physiology, short-term dynamic psychotherapy, psychotherapy integration, anxiety, depression, somatization

Ilie, Gabriela
BSc, MA (York), PhD (Toronto)

Community Health and Epidemiology, Urology, Dalhousie University

patient reported outcomes, prostate cancer, traumatic brain injuries, concussions, quality of life, mental health, substance use, health reported outcomes, behavioural conduct, violence, bullying, suicide, music therapy, stress relief, and mindfulness

Aiken, Steve 
BA, MSc (Western), PhD (Toronto)

School of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Dalhousie University
(902) 494-1057

auditory electrophysiology, brainstem and cortical responses to speech, psychoacoustics, otoacoustic emissions, speech perception, hearing aid signal processing
Kiefte, Michael 
BA (Memorial), MSc, PhD (University of Alberta)

School of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Dalhousie University
(902) 494-5150

speech perception, psychoacoustics, speech production, stuttering
Bardouille, Tim 
BSc (Queens), MSc (Dalhousie), PhD (Toronto)

BIOTIC MEG Laboratory, IWK Health Centre

functional neuroimaging for the purposes of clinical diagnosis and treatment, measurement of small- and long-range neural synchrony in the brain in patients with stroke, epilepsy and traumatic brain injury
Lee-Baggley, Dayna PhD
BSc (Calgary), MA, PhD (UBC)

Nova Scotia Health Authority
(902) 473-4686

chronic disease, behaviour change, obesity, professional resiliency, acceptance and commitment therapy
Boe, Shaun 
BPhEd (Brock) PhD (Western), MPT (Western)

School of Physiotherapy, Dalhousie University
(902) 494-6360

central and peripheral nervous system adaptations and functional outcomes in neurorehabilitation, cortical contributions to balance control, electrophysiology, functional neuroimaging

Lovas, David
BSc, MD (Dalhousie)

Psychiatry, Dalhousie University
(902) 470-6570

somatic symptom disorders, somatization, chronic pain, functional disorders, biomarkers, mindfulness, child and adolescent psychiatry

Bombay, Amy 
BSc (Ottawa), MSc, PhD (Carleton)

Department of Psychiatry and School of Nursing

aboriginal health and well-being, determinants of health and well-being, mental health and mental wellness, historical trauma and contemporary racism, community-based research

Meier, Sandra
BSc, MSc (Universitat Basel), PhD (Ruprecht Karls Universitat)

CRC Chair in Develoipmental Psychopathology and Youth Mental Health, Department of Psychiatry

genetic epidemiology, biostatistics and molecular genetics

Campbell-Yeo, Marsha 
BScN and MScN (Dalhousie), PhDN (McGill)

School of Nursing
Dalhousie University
(902) 494 4283

non-pharmaceutical pain relief, maternal-led interventions, pain and stress, skin-to-skin contact, breastfeeding, neonatal intensive care, randomized controlled clinical trials

Neyedli, Heather 
BSc Hons (Dalhousie), MSc, PhD (Toronto)

School of Health and Human Performance
Dalhousie University
(902) 494-6786

decision making, statistical decision making models, attention, movement selection and planning, neuroplasticity and neurofeedback

Chorney, Jill 
BSc (Dalhousie) MA, PhD (West Virginia)

Department of Anesthesiology
Dalhousie University
(902) 470-7707

perioperative care, psychological management of pain

Pavlova, Barbara
MA (Palacky Univ. Czech Rep.) PhD (Charles Univ., Czech Rep), DClinPsy (King's College London)

Psychiatry, Dalhousie University

bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, comorbidity, early interventions, cognitive behaviour therapy, social anxiety disorder

Cloutier, Anika
BA Hons., MA (Carleton), PhD (Queen's)

Rowe School of Business
Dalhousie University

organizational behaviour, leadership, occupational health, mental health, work-family interface

Robinson, Lynne 
BSc (Victoria) MA, PhD (Simon Fraser)

School of Health and Human Performance
Dalhousie University
(902) 494-1157

psychosocial issues in cancer, relationships, internet-mediated health promotion, health promotion, community based research

Conrad, Colin
BAHons (Dalhousie), MA (Queen's), MEC, PhD (Dalhousie) 

School of Information Management, Dalhousie University

information technology use, education technology, commercial applications of neuroscience, cognitive neuroscience, human-computer interaction, data mining

Semba, Kazue
BEd, MA (Tokyo) PhD (Rutgers)

Medical Neuroscience
Dalhousie University
(902) 494-2008

neurobehavioural and physiological impacts of chronic sleep restriction; role of astrocytes in sleep/wake regulation; circadian control of sleep and waking

Dithurbide, Lori 
BA (St. Mary's), MA (Brock), PhD (Michigan State)

School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University
(902) 494-2477

sport and exercise psychology, group/team dynamics, efficacy and trust in dyads/groups/teams, athletic performance, measurement of psychosocial variables in sport and exercise

Smith, Isabel 
BA (Dalhousie) MSc (Brown) PhD (Dalhousie)

Joan and Jack Craig Chair in Autism Research
Pediatrics, Dalhousie University
(902) 470-7271

autism spectrum disorder, developmental disabilities, intervention research

Filliter, Jillian H.,
BSc Hons, MSc, PhD (Dalhousie)

Department of Pediatrics
Dalhousie University
(902) 470-7275

autism spectrum disorder (ASD), improving health care access and interactions for youth with ASD, understanding cognitive and emotional processes in ASD

Thomas, Megan
BSc (St. Andrews), MBChB (Manchester), DRCOG/MRCP(UK) (Glasgow), PhD (Central Lancashire), FRCPCH FRCP

Pediatrics, Dalhousie University
(902) 470-7300

sleep, autism spectrum disorders, neurodevelopmental disabilities, parent support, health service information and delivery

Finley, G. Allen 
BSc, MD, Dalhousie FRCPC

Anaesthesia, Dalhousie University
(902) 470-7708

pediatric pain (measurement and management), audible alarm signals, perioperative anxiety, awareness and memory

Tibbo, Phil
BSc Hons. (Mt Allison), B.MEd.Sc, MD (Memorial), FRCPC, AHRMR (Alberta)

CRC Chair in Psychotic Distorders and Director of Early Psychosis Program, Psychiatry Department, Dalhousie University
(902) 473-1678

Addictions, schizophrenia, Magnetic resonance spectrocscopy (MRS), early interventions, Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI), brain imaging

Fisher, Derek 
BSc (Ottawa), MSc, PhD (Carleton)

Psychology Department, Mount Saint Vincent University
(902) 457-5503

schizophrenia, psychosis, psychopharmacology, nicotine, cognitive neuroscience, EEG, event-related potentials, mismatch negativity

Top, Deniz
BSC Hons (Toronto), PhD (Dalhousie)

Pediatrics, Division of Medical Genetics

circadian rhythms, sleep, feeding, learning/memory behaviours, transcriptional regulation, protein biochemistry


Fisk, John 
BSc, MA, PhD (Western)

Psychiatry, QEII Health Sciences Centre
(902) 473-2581

neuropsychology, cognitive neuroscience and neuroimaging; aging, multiple sclerosis, dementia and neurodegenerative neuroimaging disorders: assessment, diagnosis, epidemiology, risk factors, health-related quality of life, treatment effectiveness, health policy

Town, Joel 
BSC (York), D. Clin Psy (Univ. of Sheffield)

Centre for Emotions and Health, Psychiatry
Dalhousie University
(902) 473-2543

psychotherapy process-outcome and effectiveness research, emotion processing, Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy, psychotherapy for common mental disorders, medically unexplained symptoms

Ghanouni, Parisa
BSc, MSc (Shahid Behesheti Univ.), PhD (UBC)

School of Occupational Therapy, Dalhousie University
(902) 494-8434

Child and adolescent mental health, assistive technology and eHealth interventions, neurodevelopmental disorders and neurodiversity including Autism, ADHD, Comorbidity and cognition, patient oriented research, resilience, participation, and coping


Uher, Rudolf 
CCT, MRCPsych, PhD, MUDr. 

Psychiatry, Dalhousie University
(902) 473-7209

early interventions interventions to prevent severe mental illness, classification of psychopathology, the treatment of depression, the use the clinical assessment and genomics to personalize and optimize treatment and the interplay of genes and environment in the causation of mental illness
Good, Kim 
BSc (UNB) MSc, PhD (UBC)

Psychiatry, Dalhousie University
(902) 473-4250

olfactory and cognitive function in patients with psychotic disorders, and olfactory fMRI
Ungar, Michael 
BA, BSW, MSW (McGill) PhD (Wilfred Laurier)

School of Social Work, Dalhousie University
(902) 494-3445

qualitative methods, resilience, adolescent mental health, family therapy, ecological social work, program evaluation, cross-cultural research, delinquency, child development, social constructionism
Hashmi, Javeria 
BSc (Punjab), MSc (Western), PhD (Toronto)

Anesthesia, Pain Management and Perioperative Medicine, Dalhousie University

acute and chronic pain, anethesisa, brain development, networks, predictive analysis
Westwood, David A. 
BSc, MA, PhD (Waterloo)

School of Health and Human Performance
Dalhousie University
(902) 494-1164

cognitive neuroscience, sensory control of skilled action, functional neuroimaging