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About Sentinel North


An unprecedented transdisciplinary strategy

With its Sentinel North strategy, Université Laval fosters the convergence of expertise, transformative research, the development of new technologies and the training of a new generation of transdisciplinary researchers aimed at improving our understanding of the northern environment and its impact on humans and their health.

 

Vision

To shed light on the northern environment and its impact on humans by means of innovative new technologies and transdisciplinary research initiatives in support of sustainable health and development.

A dynamic research community

Sentinel North brings together an extensive network of researchers from more than 40 Université Laval departments who work closely with northern partners, public and private sector organizations, as well as other universities and research institutes in more than 20 countries.

70+

research
teams

175+


professors

350+

collaborations
in Canada and beyond

385+

graduate students and
postdoctoral fellows

100+

research
professionals

20


countries


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FUNDING AGENCIES
 

Sentinel North is made possible, in part, thanks to major funding from the Canada First Research Excellence Fund.

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The Sentinel North research program also receives financial support from the Fonds de recherche du Québec.

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