St. Francis Xavier University

St. Francis Xavier University (StFX), founded in 1853 in Nova Scotia, is known for its strong traditions of social engagement and service to humanity, as well as for the numerous communities with which it engages. The Research Services Group at StFX works with faculty, students, funding agencies and external research partners to support, grow and encourage a vibrant culture of research.

Applied research, the practical application of science to solve real world problems of business and industry, is undertaken at St. Francis Xavier University across a wide variety of disciplines in various research groups.  Below are descriptions of some of these research groups and areas of applied research expertise at StFX that can be accessed by the business community.

Research Capabilities

Related industry collaborations

  • Supported By:
  • Canada
  • ACOA
  • Springboard Members