Rod G. Beresford is an Assistant Professor, Integrative Science, at Cape Breton University. Rod obtained his MSc in Pathology from Dalhousie University and is currently enrolled in a PhD program focusing on the MSX (Multinucleated Spheroid X) oyster parasite that was found in the Bras d’Or Lakes in 2003.
Dr. Matthias Bierenstiel’s fundamental research interest is the synthesis and analysis of new transition metal complexes containing two metal centres. These binuclear complexes can exhibit metal-metal synergy and metal-ligand hemilability for improvements in catalysis and for the use as biomimetic enzyme models. A series of metal complexes has been found to possess antimicrobial properties and More »
Dr. Tanya Brann-Barrett is the Associate Vice-President, Academic & Research. She currently holds a SSHRC Standard Research Grant for her research project titled “The Learning Significance of Place-based and Virtual Communication Networks in How Young People Living in Disadvantaged Regions Experience Civic Engagement”. The study examines ways older youth living in small post-industrial regions learn More »
Debbie Brennick is an Assistant Professor of Nursing. She received her BScN from St. Francis Xavier University her MN from Memorial University Newfoundland and is a RN. Her areas of interest include: Critical care nursing; ICU; Emergency; Medical/Surgical related to drug abuse, and risk/protective factors of youth related to drug abuse.
Dr. Allen Britten is a Professor of Analytical Chemistry and former Dean of Science. He received his PhD from the University of Waterloo. He is the Cape Breton University Member Representative to the Shastri Indo-Canadian Institute (http://shastriinstitute.org/canadian-member-institutions). He also serves as Academic Advisor to CBU Athletics. Dr. Britten was awarded the CBU Alumni Association Excellence More »