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The Office of the Vice-President Research is pleased to announce several new Research Chair opportunities, including a Call for Applications for up to five new University of Lethbridge Board of Governors Research Chair (BoGRC) appointments, as well as an open Call for Thematic Proposals for a Tier II Canada Research Chair(CRC).

The Call for BoGRC...

SSHRC Webinars for Insight Grants Applicants

SSHRC is hosting three teleconference webinars for researchers applying to this year's Insight Grants competition. The dates and times are as follows:

Wed. Sept. 10, 11:30-13:30 MST (13:30-15:30 EST)
Fri.    Sept. 12, 11:30-13:30 MST (13:30-15:30 EST)

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NSERC is hosting a webinar to assist the research community with the transition to the Research Portal.  If you are interested in participating, the details are as follows:

Dates

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 or
Tuesday, September 23...

As you know, the University of Lethbridge HSRC is no longer designated under the Alberta Health Information Act to conduct the ethics review of research studies involving health information.

In accord with this ministerial directive, the UofL has signed an agreement with the UofA to designate the UofA Health Research Ethics Board (HREB) for the ethics review of research involving health...

Dear colleagues,

As you may know, in the 2014 Budget, the Government of Canada announced the creation of the Canada First Research Excellence Fund (CFREF). The CFREF is a $1.5 billion dollar investment that addresses the need for Canada’s research-intensive universities to compete on the world’s stage and develop and attract the research talent that will ensure Canada’s future...

Alberta Innovates Bio Solutions, in collaboration with the Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation, will be hosting its second annual Biological Solutions Forum in Edmonton, Alberta. The forum organizers are accepting proposals from student researchers to showcase their projects through a poster session.

Additional information on this opportunity is available...

ORIS has implimented a new process for handling extensions requests on internal grants. 

To request an extension for an internal grant, the Principal Investigator should complete a Request For Extension form and submit it to the appropriate Grants Facilitator in the Office of Research and Innovation Services...

ORIS invites you to attend the upcoming workshops on aspects of the application process for the Insight Grants program. These are internal workshops and are open to all faculty who are currently applying or are planning to submit an application to this program in the future.

Thurs.  Sept. 11, 2-3 p.m. M1040  Responding to Reviews
Wed.    ...

We have received confirmation from NSERC that the University of Lethbridge may forward up to two (2) Letters of Intent (LOIs) in the upcoming NSERC CREATE competition, due May 1, 2014.  Applicants successful at the LOI stage will be invited by NSERC to submit full applications for the September 22, 2014 deadline.  

The Office of Research and Innovation Services invites and...

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: Royal Society of Canada - College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists

The Royal Society of Canada is launching a new branch, the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists, to be officially running as of the fall of 2014. As an institutional member of the Royal Society, the University of Lethbridge will be able to bring forward two...