Shannon Sterling - Faculty

Dr. Sterling's hydrology career began in British Columbia in the 1990s assessing the impacts of deforestation on watersheds after finishing her undergraduate degree (McGill) and Masters (UBC).  She became interested in global hydrology at Duke University for her PhD studies, followed by post-doctoral work in France.  Two children and one teaching stint at University of Toronto later, and she is now an Associate Professor in Earth Science at Dalhousie University.  


Global Biogeochemical Cycles

Fundamentals of Hydrology

Honours Thesis Courses


Research Interests

Effects of human impacts on watersheds and rivers.