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The University of Alberta Faculty of Science is a research and teaching powerhouse dedicated to shaping the future by pushing the boundaries of knowledge in the classroom, laboratory, and field. Through exceptional teaching, learning, and research experiences, we competitively position our students, staff, and faculty for current and future success.

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Spring 2015 - The Competitive Edge


The Faculty of Science is leading the way with state-of-the-art tools and world-class facilities.


The world of science captures the imagination of people in all parts of our society. Generating, stimulating and keeping that interest in science alive is important to the Faculty of Science.

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The University of Alberta, one of Canada’s most research-intensive universities, is very proud of the vitality and quality of research and scholarship activities of its faculty.

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