Welcome to the Faculty of Science

Find pathways to the new SFU School of Medicine and other health-related careers at SFU Science

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SFU Faculty of Science is powering solutions for the future and furthering our fundamental understanding of the world. We deliver a comprehensive science education that equips students with the skills and hands-on experience they need to lead successful careers as the scientists and professionals of tomorrow.

The Path Ahead

The world is changing, and the Faculty of Science is changing with it.

Our 2024-2028 Strategic Academic and Research Plan outlines how we are adapting our curriculum, research and teaching to meet global challenges and make a difference for BC.

We aim to:

  • Support student success through strategic support and effective teaching
  • Foster research and innovation through research supports, interdisciplinary collaboration and mentorship for graduate students
  • Build an inclusive academic community where everyone can thrive

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Be Part of Science at SFU

The Faculty of Science delivers high-quality learning opportunities, world-class research and engaging public outreach programs. Learn how we’re making an impact in the classroom, the lab and in the community.

Data Science is in demand

From Spotify to self-driving cars, voice recognition software to airline scheduling and logistics, we live in a world full of data. Understanding this data is critical for powering game-changing innovations in many different fields. 

Data Science is one of the highest-demand fields of employment in Canada, and SFU’s undergraduate data science program is designed to help students find solutions to real-world problems and develop skills to meet the demands of today’s job market.

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Job Openings

Join our team at SFU Science! Our faculty are delivering leading-edge research and teaching the leaders of tomorrow. As one of Canada’s top 100 employers, we offer competitive compensation and benefits.

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