Dalhousie Experts Advisory

Dalhousie has a number of experts who can provide comment to current topics of regional, provincial, national and international interest. Our Experts Advisory is compiled and distributed to media multiple times throughout the month. 

You can search our Experts Database to find Dalhousie faculty who are available to speak to current topics in the news cycle.

For additional assistance contacting a Dalhousie expert or to be added to our distribution list, please contact mediarelations@dal.ca.


Communications and Marketing
Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on Russian sanctions.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Tuesday, November 8, 2022
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on the US mid-term election.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Tuesday, November 8, 2022
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on the US mid-term election and a recent report on sexual offences committed by current and former school personnel.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Thursday, November 3, 2022
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on the mid-term federal budget and free speech and social media.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Monday, September 26, 2022
Dalhousie University has an expert available to speak on a number of important topics related to National Indigenous Truth and Reconciliation Day on Friday, Sept. 30 and Treaty Day on Oct. 1, which marks the beginning of Mi’kmaq Heritage Month in Nova Scotia in October. Topics include Indigenous history, the work of Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission, intergenerational trauma, residential schools, and compensation for residential schools’ victims and survivors.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Monday, July 25, 2022
Dalhousie has an expert available to speak on the effects of climate change on human health, specifically the impacts of heat/thermal stress, as well as the recently developed Canadian Environmental Quality Index, whose indicators include how extreme weather (heat/cold) influences the quality of environmental conditions in neighbourhoods in 30 of Canada’s largest cities.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Thursday, July 21, 2022
In 2022, Dalhousie University ranked among the top 50 universities in the world for its leadership in ocean teaching and research. For Shark Week, which starts on July 24, Dalhousie has experts available to speak on a number of important topics related to sharks.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Thursday, July 14, 2022
Dalhousie has an expert available to speak on the powerful James Webb Space Telescope cosmic images and what they reveal.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Tuesday, July 12, 2022
Dalhousie has an expert available to speak on the Rogers Telecommunications network outage.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Monday, June 27, 2022
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on the Roe v. Wade decision in the United States and ticks and Lyme disease awareness and prevention.
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