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Sentinel North Community

An extensive network of collaborations with scientific and technological partners, northern communities and actors in higher education and research

The Sentinel North program includes hundreds of participants at Université Laval who work with their partners from northern organizations, federal and provincial agencies, and the private sector to improve our understanding of the northern environment and its impact on humans and their health.

Discover this vast network of stakeholders which develops innovative research projects and implemented numerous Sentinel North training, knowledge translation, partnership, and research support programs.

 

35+


transdisciplinary research projects

150+

 
professors
 

50+


research professionals
 

34

 
departments
 

200+


graduate students and postdoctoral fellows

40+


research chairs
 

4


Canada Excellence Research Chairs

30+


research centres and institutes

 

For a complete list of the Sentinel North community members, see our latest Activity Report.

Participating research centres and groups

 

 


 

UNIVERSITÉ LAVAL

Among the 10 largest research universities in Canada

Top university in Canada for northern research and optics-photonics

More than 12,000 graduate students, over 40% of whom are from abroad

The only Canadian university awarded 4 Canada Excellence Research Chairs, all members of Sentinel North