Bruce J. Balcom

Professor of Physics
Cross Appointment, Professor of Chemistry
Director of the UNB MRI Centre


B.Sc. Mount Allison University 1981-1985
Ph.D. University of Western Ontario 1985-1990
Post Doctoral Cambridge University 1990-1992


University of New Brunswick

2017-2023 Canada Research Chair Renewal
2010-2016 Canada Research Chair Renewal
2003-2009 Canada Research Chair
2000-2002 NSERC Steacie Fellowship
1996 Faculty Merit Award

University of Cambridge

1990-1992 NSERC Post-Doctoral Fellowship
1990-1992 Ramsay Trust Post-Doctoral Fellowship (declined)

University of Western Ontario

1985-1990 NSERC 1967 Science and Engineering Scholarship
1985-1986 Graduate Entrance Scholarship

Mount Allison University

1981-1985 Entrance Scholarship, Jodrey Science Scholarship
1982-1985 Deans List
1984-1985 Elizabeth Lovitt Scholarship in Chemistry
1985 Society of Chemical Industry Award and Medal
1984 Chemical Institute of Canada Undergraduate Presentation Award
68th Annual Conference. Kingston, Ontario.
1983 Matthews Prize in Physics
1982 Graham Prize in English

Research Interests

The development and application of new magnetic resonance imaging methods, particularly for material science systems.

Contact Information
The University of New Brunswick
Department of Physics
Bruce Balcom
Last update: December 2020