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  –  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.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Thursday, June 16, 2022
Dalhousie University has an expert available to speak on Canada’s cooling housing market, which has continued to cool down from its red-hot pandemic pace in May. The slowdown means that home sales are now finally back to the level they were at before the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Canadian Real Estate Association.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Monday, June 6, 2022
Dalhousie has an expert available to speak on sex and older adults, as well as other topics around sexuality, including sexual dysfunction and sex during the transition to parenthood.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Thursday, June 2, 2022
In 2022, Dalhousie University ranked among the top 50 universities in the world for its leadership in ocean teaching and research. For World Oceans Day on June 8, Dalhousie has experts available to speak on a number of important topics related to the health and wellness of marine life, oceanic ecosystems and marine conservation, as well as some of the key issues facing our oceans and ocean research.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Thursday, May 26, 2022
Dalhousie University has experts available to speak on a number of important topics related to National Indigenous History Month in June, including equality and human rights, residential schools and Indigenous women, Indigenous relations with the land, diversity in legal education, and health and health promotion.
Communications and Marketing  –  News
Monday, May 16, 2022
Dalhousie University has an expert available to speak on sexual health after childbirth—the physical, mental, emotional and relational aspects of postpartum sexual health.
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