Research Nova Scotia is an independent organization accountable to a board of directors. The members of the Research Nova Scotia board are:

Dr. Alice Aiken, Chair 
VP Research & Innovation, Dalhousie University

Mr. Don Bureaux, Vice-Chair
President, Nova Scotia Community College 

Ms. Ava Czapalay
Deputy Minister and CEO, Office of Immigration and Population Growth

Mr. David Dingwall
President, Cape Breton University 

Ms. Jeannine Lagassé
Associate Deputy Minister, Department of Health and Wellness

Ms. Denise LeblancMacDonald 
Director General, Aquatic & Crop Resource Research Centre, NRC

Mr. Bernie Miller
Deputy Minister, Office of Strategy Management

Dr. Nicholas Nickerson, Secretary/Treasurer
Chief Scientist and Co-founder, Eosense

Dr. Jeffrey Norrie
Chief Science Officer, Breathing Green Solutions

Mr. Allister Surette
President, Université Saint-Anne

Dr. David Woolnough
Retired

Important Documents

Research Nova Scotia By-Laws
Research Advisory Committee (RAC) – Terms of Reference
Finance, Audit and Risk Committee – Terms of Reference