Institutional Awards and Prizes
The Arthur B. McDonald Research Chairs
The Arthur B. McDonald Chairs were established in 2016 as a way to honour Dr. McDonald, a Dalhousie Alumnus and Nobel Laureate, and to recognize and retain professors of high-calibre at the university.
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The President’s Research Excellence Awards
The Dalhousie University President’s Research Excellence Awards recognize the research achievements of Dalhousie University faculty at all stages of their career.
The President’s Research Excellence Awards for Emerging Investigators have been created to honour those who, early in their careers, have made noteworthy contributions to Dalhousie’s research culture.
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The President’s Research Excellence Awards for Research Impact have been created to recognize researchers who have, in recent years, made a major and impactful contribution to their field of research.
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University Research Professorships
The title of University Research Professor is granted to a limited number of individual Dalhousie faculty members who have achieved distinction in scholarship.
Current University Research Professors:
|David Burton||Faculty of Agriculture||2018-2023|
|Janice Graham||Faculty of Medicine||2018-2023|
|Susan Kirkland||Faculty of Medicine||2018-2023|
|Ingrid Sketris||College of Pharmacy||2017-2022|
|Zhizhang Chen||Electrical and Computer Engineering||2017-2022|
|Evangelos Milios||Computer Science||2017-2022|
|John Archibald||Biochemistry and Molecular Biology||2016-2021|
|Jocelyn Downie||Schulich School of Law||2016-2021|
|Graham Gagnon||Civil and Resource Engineering||2016-2021|
Past University Research Professors:
|Roy Duncan||Microbiology and Biophysics||2012-2017|
|Alan Fine||Physiology & Biophysics||2012-2017|
|Robert Brownstone||Surgery/Anatomy & Neurobiology||2011-2016|
|Richard Nowakowski||Math & Stats||2011-2016|
|Mary Anne White||Chemistry||2010-2015|
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Chairs
The Killam Chairs are awarded to academics of the highest distinction at Dalhousie, with appointments of up to five years.
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