The research mission of Saint Mary’s University is to engage in research that applies to, and is valued by, communities from around the corner to around the world. Our mission also involves cultivating intellectual curiosity and creativity within our faculty and students.


Meet some of our researchers

Developing techniques to deliver protective and supportive bacteria to Nova Scotia vineyards.

Unraveling complex social issues by studying them as stories rather than opinions.

Looking at how contaminants move through aquatic and atmospheric systems.

Studying how plants benefit from the bacteria and fungi that live in the soil.

Helping employees and employers communicate about issues related to breast cancer recovery.

Developing point-of-care diagnostic tools based on cutting-edge nanotechnology.

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