Funding & statisitcs

uLethbridge attracts over $15 million annually in research funding from governmental agencies, industry, foundations and associations, and numerous international partners.

Overview of 2019/20 research funding

$15.79M

Total funding
 

$5.64M

The value of Tri-Agency funding
 

40+

Number of Sponsoring Agencies
 

All funding received

 

Faculty member Faculty/School Agency Project name Funds awarded Year
Williams, Robert Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute Relationship between Implicit Memory Associations and Gambling Behaviour Longitudinally in Adolescents & Adults $6,000 2018
Gruber, Aaron Arts & Science Alberta Gambling Research Institute Investigations of dopamine circuitry involved in problem gambling $3,000 2018
Christensen, Darren Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute AGRI PhD Student Research Allowance $5,000 2017
Christensen, Darren Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute Multi-Factorial Model of Gambling Accessibility $979 2018
Euston, David Arts & Science Alberta Gambling Research Institute AGRI Scholarship $3,000 2018
Leca, JB Arts & Science Alberta Gambling Research Institute Development of an Ecologically Valid Non-Human Primate Model of Gambling $30,000 2018
Sanders, James Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute AGRI Scholarship Research Allowance $3,000 2019
Euston, David Arts & Science Alberta Gambling Research Institute From Motivation to Compulsion: the Neural Bases of Disordered Gambling Explored in a Rodent Model $100,539 2017
Williams, Robert Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute Targeting Implicit Cognitions in Comprehensive Prevention Programming for Gambling, Alcohol and Cannabis Use $74,283 2019
Williams, Robert Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute Sean Wilcox PhD thesis (A Geneaological Analysis of Problem Gambling) $5,000 2019
Euston, David Arts & Science Alberta Gambling Research Institute Graduate Student Scholarship $5,000 2017
Williams, Robert Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute Jami Albright-Tolman PhD thesis (Problem Gambling Prevention in Prison Populations) $5,000 2019
Leung, Brenda Health Sciences Alberta Health Services Exploring the mental healthcare needs of children in Alberta $48,535 2016
Leung, Brenda Health Sciences Alberta Health Services Metabolomics profiling of metabolic function in pregnant women: assessing an innovation for precision medicine $10,000 2016
Caspar, Sienna Health Sciences Alberta Health Services The Stakeholder Inclusion in Practice Change Project: Enabling Person-Centred Mealtime Experiences in LTC $53,070 2016
Cormier, Elizabeth Education Alberta Health Services Pedagogical Support for an Innovative Virtual Learning Environment $5,955 2019
Piquette, Noella Education Alberta Health Services Strengthening the impact of a school-based tobacco prevention program through vigorous evaluation $145,000 2016
Christensen, Darren Health Sciences Alberta Health Services Low dose buprenorphine to mitigate the barrier of withdrawal in transitioning a patient from opioid dependence to opioid maintenance therapy in an outpatient setting $10,000 2020
Bonifacio, Glenda Arts & Science Alberta Human Rights Commission Race and Space on Campus: Equity and inclusion in Lethbridge $17,620 2018
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Towards Targeting Persistent Hepatitis B Virus Infection $639,498 2018
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the 2019 Rocky Mountain Regional Programming Contest $3,180 2019
Thakor, Nehal Arts & Science Alberta Innovates CAIP Research Showcase $10,000 2018
Wieden, HJ Arts & Science Alberta Innovates The Alberta SynBioMoD Hub $247,500 2018
Hinger, Dave VPA Office Alberta Innovates Applied Innovation: Connecting Passions with Purpose $14,907 2018
Vilk, Greg OVPR Alberta Innovates The Entreinvestor Training Program: An Experential Learning Program to Accelerate Entrepreneur-Investor Collisions $9,200 2017
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the 2018 Canadian Undergraduate Computer Science Conference $1,500 2018
Okine, Erasmus Senior Admin Alberta Innovates AI Summer Studentship and HYRS Programs $150,000 2020
Okine, Erasmus Senior Admin Alberta Innovates Studentship - Summer (Block Grant) $100,000 2019
Rood, Stewart Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Sustaining Healthy River Valleys: Health Assessment Tools for the South Saskatchewan River Basin and other Dryland Rivers of Western North America $270,000 2018
Demeler, Borries Arts & Science Alberta Innovates $25,000 2020
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Ribowest 2018 Conference Fund $5,000 2018
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the 2020 ICPC North American Championship $1,350 2019
Okine, Erasmus Senior Admin Alberta Innovates Regional Innovation Network of Southern Alberta $272,530 2019
Thakor, Nehal Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Celebrating RNA research at the 20th anniversary of RiboClub $5,000 2019
Gruber, Aaron Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Novel therapeutic potential of non-psychotropic cannabinoids in pain, inflammation, and depression $297,000 2020
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the ACM International Collegiate Regional Programming Contest 2018 $3,000 2018
Vilk, Greg OVPR Alberta Innovates Bio-Solutions The Entreinvestor Program: Applied Understanding of the Investment Ecosystem for Effective Entrepreneurship Development $10,000 2017
Hopkinson, Christopher Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Energy and Environment Solutions The Castle Watershed; a new water resource assessment framework for a sentinel system at the crown of the continent $300,000 2016
Rood, Stewart Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Energy and Environment Solutions Implementing Functional Flows: Floodplain Water Use and Dam Operations in the South Saskatchewan River Basin $360,000 2016
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions The effects of circadian disruption cognition in aging $45,000 2016
Kovalchuk, Igor Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions Prediction and Understanding of Resilience in Alberta Families $239,821 2016
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions Prediction and Understanding of Resilience in Albertan Families: Longitudinal Study of Disaster Responses (PURLS) $119,078 2016
Caspar, Sienna Health Sciences Alberta Innovates Health Solutions LPNs as change agents: Building LPN leadership capacity to enable practice change in residential care homes $24,959 2017
Gruber, Aaron Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions The effect of a prevalent Albertan parasite on brain health $15,000 2016
Gruber, Aaron Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions The effect of a prevalent Albertan parasite on brain health $150,000 2016
Hosgood, Christopher Health Sciences Alberta Innovates Health Solutions AIHS HRNI: Brassolotto $813,125 2016
Brassolotto, Julia Health Sciences Alberta Innovates Health Solutions Healthy Futures and Rural Wellbeing $186,875 2016
Gibb, Robbin Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions Research Allowance- AIHS Anna Kovalchuk $2,000 2016
Tatsuno, Masami Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions Targeted memory reactivation for faster motor learning $32,820 2016
Golsteyn, Roy Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions Preclinical investigation of PP-006, a novel natural product molecule with anti-cancer activity $32,420 2016