Carleton Science

Welcome to the Faculty of Science

We are a thriving community of scholars, researchers and teachers with a passion for learning and exchanging ideas.

Our mission is to create, disseminate, and apply scientific knowledge. We innovate and excel in teaching and research, so as to advance the goals of the University and the development of society.




Da Vinci’s 3D Mastery Explored by Carleton President

Carleton University President Benoit-Antoine Bacon presented “da Vinci’s Vision: The Beauty (and Limitations) of Painting a 3D World” on May 8, 2019 as part of the university’s year-long Cinquecento series of events to explore lesser-known aspects of Leonardo da Vinci’s life.

Understanding Hummingbird Behaviour and Evolution

Carleton's Roslyn Dakin specializes in behavioural data and analyzing the movements of birds to understand how they control their movement. As she sets up her lab in Carleton’s Department of Biology, she will begin teaching the first-year course Biological Methods, Analysis and Interpretation this fall.