1. Membership in the Faculty of Graduate Studies

Membership in the Faculty of Graduate Studies is required to teach graduate courses, serve on supervisory and examining committees, and supervise or co-supervise graduate students. The conditions for engagement with graduate programs vary with the type of membership held.

The following membership categories are available:

  • Regular
  • Adjunct (Retired)
  • Adjunct (FGS)
  • Adjunct (Scholar)
  • Adjunct (Scholar) for Dalhousie Postdoctoral Researchers
  • Adjunct (Indigenous Advisor)

The Faculty of Graduate Studies should be notified when members in any of the above categories are no longer associated with a graduate program.

Detailed descriptions of the membership categories and application procedures can be found on the Faculty of Graduate Studies website. Please see Section 9 for more information regarding membership requirements for supervisory committees.

Appointments and continuation of appointments are subject to approval by the Dean of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.