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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 interdisciplinary researchers aimed at improving our understanding of the northern environment and its impact on humans and their health.

Scientific Meeting 2022

All are encouraged to submit abstracts for the Sentinel North Scientific Meeting, to be held at the Quebec City Convention Centre from October 25-27.

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Impact research for the North

Sentinel North's interdisciplinary teams have become a force of scientific impact with concrete benefits for the Arctic regions.

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Publications

Nearly 500 peer-reviewed articles in leading journals, most of which are highly interdisciplinary and available in open access

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Sentinel North Author Fund

The Fund is intended to support first-author publications by graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in subscription or open-access journals. Next deadline : November 1st, 2021.

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Opportunities and competitions

Sentinel North offers many learning and funding opportunities that all students and professors are invited to seize.

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news

  • Exceptional season for fieldwork

    Several Sentinel North teams have traveled to the North over the past few months to carry on with their research activities, meet with their northern partners, collect valuable data or deploy techn... read more

  • Call for Abstracts : Scientific Meeting 2022

    After more than two years apart, we are thrilled to invite you to the Quebec City Convention Centre from October 25-27 for the 2022 Sentinel North Scientific Meeting, an occasion to establish new c... read more

  • Together, Inuit and Scientists tackle ‘forever pollutants’

    Results obtained through a research partnership between the Inuit of Nunavik and scientists at Université Laval are proving to be key for Canada’s pro... read more

An unprecedented transdisciplinary strategy

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