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Media Advisory - Prize for Excellence in Research Public Lectures

Thursday, March 30, 2017

KINGSTON – Six recipients of the Queen’s University Prize for Excellence in Research will deliver public lectures on their research for the Queen’s and Kingston communities on April 3, starting at 4:30 pm in Grant Hall (43 University Ave.). The prize is intended to reward researchers for major contributions -- either completed in recent years or recognized in recent years -- to their field stemming from research conducted at Queen's. Each recipient will deliver a 15-minute presentation on their research, designed with a non-specialist audience in mind.

What: A public lecture series, featuring the recipients of the Queen’s University Prize for Excellence in Research.


  • Gauvin Bailey (Art History and Art Conservation),
  • James R. Cordy (School of Computing),
  • Janet Hiebert (Political Studies),
  • Myra Hird (School of Environmental Studies),
  • Stephen Vanner (Medicine), and
  • Virginia Walker (Biology).

Where: Grant Hall (43 University Ave.)

When: April 3, 2017, begining at 4:30 pm

For more information on the lectures and presenters, please visit the website.


Chris Armes
Media Relations, Queen's University
613-533-6000 x77513