Research Accounting

Research Accounting is responsible for the financial administration and financial reporting of research fund received from external funding sponsors. This fund consists of grants and contracts funds received by the University for use by academic staff to conduct research.

Research Accounting provides services to the University, to the researchers and research personnel, and to the funding sponsors.  Research Accounting liaises with the Office of Research Services (ORS).

Contact Us

Leeann Liew           
(778) 782-8092
Claudia Faria
(778) 782-4707
Vivian Poon
Research Accounting Analyst
(778) 782-8978
Chris Claiter
Research Accounting Analyst 
(778) 782-4019

CFI (excluding CFI funded through other institutions), externally funded research contracts⁄agreements, industrial research grants/contracts, other research grants, NIH

  • Fund 31: 5X4XXX, 8X4XXX
  • Fund 35: 365XXX
  • Fund 36: 36XXXX, EXCLUDING 364XXX and 365XXX
Clarissa Berlian
Research Accounting Officer
(778) 782-3411

SSHRC, Federal or Provincial Government research grants, TRIUMF, Endowment funded 


  • Fund 31: R63XXXX, 640XXX, 729XXX, 74XXXX, 78XXXX
  • Fund 32: 693XXX
Moses Lo
Research Accounting Analyst 
(778) 782-4495

CFI funded through other institutions,  externally funded research contracts⁄agreements, industrial research grants/contracts, other research grants

  • Fund 31: 5X1XXX-5X3XXX, 8X3XXX
  • Fund 35: 364XXX
  • Fund 36: 364XXX
Winnie Chen
Research Accounting Analyst

Externally restricted non-research contributions

  • Fund 25: 1XXXXX
Amelia Shu
Research Accounting Officer
(778) 782-4875

NSERC research non-collaborative programs

  • Fund 31: 611XXX, 613XXX, 617XXX, 618XXX
Ina Hwang
Research Accounting Officer
(778) 782-9734
  • NSERC collaborative grants, and all CIHR grants, research grants from other universities
  • Fund 31: 612XX, 614XXX - 616XXX, 619XXX, 711XXX, 75XXXX
Damon Pang
Research Accounting Officer
(778) 782-3053

PICS, Heart & Stroke Foundation, NCEs, MITACS, BCIC, C150, CRC, MSFHR, Stem Cell Network, Provincial research grants,  SSHRC Small

  • Fund 31: 633XXX, 641XXX, 65XXXX, 669XXX, 67XXXX, 681XXX, 719XXX, 724XXX,73XXXX, 76XXXX
Amy Lam
Research Accounting Analyst 
(778) 782-5908

Externally funded research contracts⁄agreements, industrial research grants/contracts, other research grants

Fund 31: 5X9XXX,  779XXX, 865021, 865023, 8X9XXX

Specific Purpose & Endowment
Shawn Li
Financial Analyst 
Specific Purpose & Endowment
(778) 782-3757
  • Fund 23, 61 and 62
Emy Meiliana
(778) 782-4020
  • Fund 13 and 21

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Discovery 1
8900 Nelson Way
Burnaby, BC
V5A 4W9

Hours:  Monday - Friday
Weekends & Holidays: Closed

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