Membership Directory 2020-01-13T17:20:02+00:00
A B C D E F G H I J K L M O P R S T V W X Y

Dr. Nelson O’Driscoll

Environment Committee Representative Acadia UniversityEarth & Environmental Science Website: Lab Website
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Research Interests:

  • Environmental science
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Mercury speciation
  • Photochemistry
  • Dissolved organic matter
  • Contaminants & pollutants

Dr. Stephanie Jones

Psychology Committee Representative Acadia UniversityPsychology Website: Faculty Webpage
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Research Interests: 

  • Measuring attentional abilities in healthy adults across the lifespan, as an important precursor to identifying deficits in attention in those affected by stroke and Parkinson’s disease (PD), and understanding if and how cognitive functioning can be improved through computer-based training in person’s with PD.

Acadia University – Dr. Bobby Ellis

Chemistry Committee Representative Acadia University Website: https://www.acadiau.ca/~bellis/index.html

Dr. Christa Pufahl

Earth Science Committee Representative Acadia UniversityEarth and Environmental Science Website: Department Website
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Research Areas:

  • Geomorphology
  • Oceanography

 

Dr. Russell Easy

Board Director, Biology Committee Chair Acadia UniversityBiology Website: Lab Website
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Research Interests:

  • Comparative Biology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Stress

Dr. Trevor Avery

Aquaculture & Fisheries Committee Chair Acadia UniversityBiology Website: Lab Website
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Research Interests:

  • Aquatic systems
  • Biostatistics on other aquatic and terrestrial ecological projects

 

Dr. Caroline Cochran

Mathematics & Statistics Committee Representative Acadia UniversityMathematics & Statistics
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Research Interests:

  • Applied mathematics
  • Geometry and Topology
  • Number Theory
  • Statistics
  • Probability Theory

Dr. Peter Williams

Physics & Astronomy Committee Representative Acadia UniversityPhysics Website: Faculty Webpage
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Research Interests:

  • Scanning probe microscopy
  • Physics Education Research

Dr. Suzie Currie

Institutional Representative Acadia UniversityDean of Pure & Applied Sciences

Dr. Mojtaba Kaviani

Nutrition and Foods Committee Representative Acadia UniversityNutrition and Dietetics

Dr. Greg Lee

Computer Science Committee Representative Acadia UniversityComputer Science Website: AiScores
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Research Interests

  • Machine Learning
  • Automated Storytelling
  • Information Retrieval

Dr. Martin Mkandawire

Environment Committee Representative Cape Breton UniversityChemistry Website: Faculty Webpage
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Research Interests:

  • Environmental Nanotechnology
  • Mine Water Management.

Dr. Michelle Jetha

Psychology Committee Representative Cape Breton UniversityPsychology
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Research Interests:

  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Neuropsychology
  • Biological psychology

Cape Breton University – Dr. Adango Miadonye

Chemistry Committee Representative Cape Breton University Website: https://www.cbu.ca/faculty-staff/faculty/adango-miadonye/

Dr. Deanne van Rooyen

Earth Science Committee Representative Cape Breton UniversityGeology Website: Faculty Webpage
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Research Interests:

  • Understanding the interaction between cratonic margins and accreted terranes using a combination of
    • field work
    • structural geology
    • geochronology
    • thermobarometry

Jason Loxton

Earth Science Committee Representative Cape Breton UniversityGeology Website: Faculty Webpage
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Research Areas:

  • Palaeontology
  • The Late Ordovician Mass Extinction

Dr. James Preen

Mathematics & Statistics Committee Representative Cape Breton UniversityMathematics Website: Research Webpage
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Research Interests:

  • Graph Theory

Dr. George Chen

Computer Science Committee Representative Cape Breton UniversityMathematics, Physics & Geology Website: Website
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Research Interests:

  • Theoretical mathematics
  • Numerical analysis of partial differential equations

Dr. Geoff Lee-Dadswell

Physics & Astronomy Committee Representative Cape Breton UniversityMath, Physics & Geology Website: Faculty Webpage
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Research Interests:

  • Statistical mechanics & acoustics
  • Transport in one-dimensional systems
  • Seismic testing on marine invertebrates

Dr. Edward Barre

Nutrition and Foods Committee Representative Cape Breton UniversityHealth Sciences Website: Faculty Webpage
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Research Interests:

  • The application of nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics to the nutraceutical prevention and post-onset management of type 2 diabetes in humans with a view to the reduction of polypharmacy.