Researchers in Action

Research that is making a difference

Cape Breton University’s researchers and students are involved in innovative, creative and world-class research across fields and disciplines. Often engaging in work with positive impacts locally and globally, CBU’s researchers have fostered a culture and reputation for creating meaningful, original and thorough research. In the News and Achievements section of this website, discover how world-class researchers at CBU are making a difference on a global scale.

Celebrating the work of CBU researchers

Please explore the links below to learn about the extraordinary research achievements taking place at Cape Breton University. Here, among other important updates, the Office of Research and Graduate Studies shares news of publications, funding announcements and researchers in the media.

Tanya Brann-Barrett
Dean of Research, Teaching & Graduate Studies and Associate Professor of Communication

Office: B212

Phone: 902.563.1843

Brenda Leloup
Assistant to the Dean

Office: B212

Phone: 902.563.1304

Sarah Conrod
Manager, Industry Partnerships & Research Commercialization

Office: B254

Phone: 902.563.1842

Dana Mount
Assistant Dean of Research, Teaching & Graduate Studies and Assistant Professor of English

Office: B212

Phone: 902.563.1338

Zuzana Istvankova
Research Administration Officer: Major Initiatives

Office: B212

Phone: 902.563.1832

Nicole MacDougall
Research Administration Officer: Facilitation and Outreach

Office: B212

Phone: 902.563.1107