Dr. Erasmus Okine commenced his term as Vice-President (Research) on July 1, 2015, joining the University of Lethbridge from the University of Alberta, where he served in a dual capacity as the Associate Vice-President (Research) and Associate Vice-President (Academic). The VPR reporting units include the Offices of Research Services (including Research Ethics) and University-Industry Liaison.
The Office of Research and Innovation Services (ORIS) is the central support for the research community and is critical to ensure that the research activity at the U of L continues to grow. ORIS provides a broad range of essential services including research promotion and development, especially with government agencies and private sector industries to future advance research on campus; proposal development and mentorship; research agreement and contract review; human subject and animal research certification; and intellectual property protection and commercialization.
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