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School of Science and the Environment

​The School of Science and the Environment is home to expertise in both natural science and social science and has strong expertise in interdisciplinary programming.

There are many opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to engage in research, whether through independent research projects, or by supporting faculty research. Western Newfoundland offers is a prime region for exploring and conducting research. There are also opportunities for community engagement exist through programs such as Let's Talk Science.

Join the school of science and the environment and develop skills that will help you prepare for the real world. Learn to present arguments and conclusions with accuracy and clarity, and build your critical thinking, communication and teamwork skills.

Want to learn more about our faculty and staff? Visit their website profiles located under the program pages or download a copy of the school of science and the environment Master Contact list.


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Michelle Piercey-Normore

B.Sc.(Hons.), M.Sc., Ph.D. Memorial; Professor


Assistant to the Dean

Sylvia Bennett

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Professor Emeritus

Gunther, G., B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D. Toronto; Recipient of the President's Award for Distinguished Teaching, 1994-95

School of Science and the Environment

Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland
20 University Drive, Corner Brook, NL
A2H 5G4, Canada

Office: AS3025
Phone: (709) 637-6215