Data visionary to join SFU as Canada 150 Research Chair
Wendy Hui Kyong Chun, professor of modern culture and media at Brown University, will join Simon Fraser University as a prestigious Canada 150 Research Chair in 2018. learn more →
Professor Maite Taboada: How Big Data Can Combat Fake News
Discover how linguistics can use big data and machine learning to solve the problem of fake news and cyberbullying. Join Maite Taboada and her team at the #BCTECH Summit to see their innovative solution learn more →
BC SUPPORT UNIT: Advancing Patient-Oriented Research
Learn how the BC SUPPORT Unit Fraser Centre supports academics, health authority researchers and members of the public. learn more →
SFU’s Research Strengths Are Worthy of Celebration
Simon Fraser University’s standing in the Maclean’s ranking as Canada’s top comprehensive university is well known. The success of our research performance is also ranking SFU high on additional global rankings. learn more →
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April 12, 2018
Taboada, professor of Linguistics at SFU, is harnessing the power of big data to make social media... read more
April 11, 2018
SFU research will be supported by $450,000 in funding through The Canada Foundation for Innovation... read more
March 29, 2018
Wendy Hui Kyong Chun, professor of modern culture and media at Brown University, will join Simon... read more
March 20, 2018
Simon Fraser University researchers have identified a chemical compound derived from sea sponges... read more
March 15, 2018
SFU’s Faculty of Health Sciences punches above its weight when it comes to successfully... read more
March 14, 2018
It has won the 2018 Basil Stuart-Stubbs Book Prize and has been shortlisted for a BC Book Prize. ... read more