I. 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 varies with the type of membership held in FGS.

The following membership categories are available:

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

FGS should be notified when members in any of the above categories are no longer associated with a graduate program(s).

Detailed descriptions of the membership categories and application procedures can be found on the Faculty of Graduate Studies website. Please see Section IX “Thesis Supervisors and Supervisory Committees” for the roles that members in different membership categories may play on supervisory committees.

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