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  • Presentation: Responding to Critical Events and Student Safety - May 23, 2019
    10 am - 11:30 am, SSB 7172
    Hosted by the Science Safety Committee, this presentation by Safety and Risk Services/EHS will include science-specific topics such as hazards and responses related to large chemical spills or fires, power outages and gas leaks. The session will conclude with a Q&A. Refreshments and nibbles will be provided. Please register.
  • NSERC Info Session: Alliance Grants - May 28, 2019
    1 - 3 pm, Big Data Hub Presentation Studio (ASB 10900)
    NSERC partnerships program representatives will present on the recently announced NSERC Alliance Grants, which aim to promote research projects driven by collaborations between university researchers and partner organizations. Further details.
  • Talk: Frugal Science in the Age of Curiosity - June 3, 2019
    Sponsored by the Canadian Association of Physicists, invited Stanford University Assoc. Professor and inventor Dr. Manu Prakash will speak about physics principles that have been used to invent affordable technologies for global education, health, and science exploration. Please register.
  • NSERC Info Session: Discovery Grants - June 5, 2019
    9:30 - 11:30 am, 3510 West Mall Centre
    A NSERC program officer will talk about the upcoming 2020 Discovery Grants (DG) competition. In addition to providing an overview of results from the 2019 competition, the session will cover topics such as DG program requirements, eligibility, and application preparation. A currently serving Evaluation Group member will provide further insight. More details.
  • NSERC Info Session: Research Tools & Instruments Program - June 5, 2019
    1 - 2:30 pm, 3510 West Mall Centre
    A NSERC program officer will talk about the upcoming 2020 Research Tools & Instruments (RTI) competition. The session will give an overview of results from the 2019 RTI competition and discuss program requirements, eligibility, and the application. More details.

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Research Grants Facilitators
Dr. Jacki Watson
Dr. Theresa Kitos

Phone: (778) 782-3132

Associate Dean Research & Grad Studies
Dr. Michael Silverman
Phone: (778) 782-9351