Get to know the department


With a long-standing reputation for quality academics and research, our department focuses on readying students and postdoctoral trainees to work in a wide range of environments, including academia, medical research, biotech and the food industry. Discover more reasons to study with us.


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Learn about our faculty and research


We are a research-intensive department with internationally acclaimed researchers and programs. Our close working relationship with other departments at Dalhousie allows us to take a multidisciplinary approach to research. Find out where research could take you.