DFA Public Speaker Series

DFA's Public Speaker Series is a chance for you to meet some of our members, as they discuss their research and other issues of interest to the community.  Past events open to the public have included talks on pet care, perfectionism, math and music, and a panel discussion on anti-Islamaphobia.


Being a Black Professor at Dalhousie: Opportunities, Challenges and Progress

Thank you to panelists Remi Agu, Barbara Hamilton-Hinch and Dominic Silvio for their thoughtful and impactful presentations on Being a Black Professor at Dalhousie.  A recording of the presentations can be found here.  The presentation was held Wednesday, May 11, 2022 as part of the DFA Public Speaker Series. A transcription is available on request by contacting DFA Communications Officer Catherine.Wall@dal.ca.

  • Remi Agu is a Professor in the Faculty of Health, School of Pharmacy.  He is chair of the DFA Equity Committee.
  • Barbara Hamilton-Hinch is a Associate Professor, Faculty of Health, School of Health and Human Performance.  She is Dalhousie's Assistant Vice-Provost Equity and Inclusion.
  • Dominic Silvio is a Librarian 3, Reference and Research Services at the Killam Memorial Library. He is Co-Chair of the Black Faculty and Staff Caucus at Dalhousie.