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
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
Hazendonk, Paul Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Technology Futures High Performance Plastics Through Energy Efficient Rotational Molding $60,000 2016
Okine, Erasmus Arts & Science Alberta Innovation and Advanced Education Clincial 3T Human MRI facility $74,000 2016
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Alberta Prion Research Institute Development of Smart Home Cage System for High Throughput Longitudinal Monitoring and Analysis of Animal Health, Behavior and Brain Activity $120,000 2018
Zovoilis, Athan Alberta Prion Research Institute Dissecting the role of protein misfolding in hyper-activation of immediate early genes through B2 RNA in an Alzheimer's disease mouse model. $200,048 2017
Sutherland, Robert Arts & Science Alberta Prion Research Institute Imaging spread of pathogenic effects of amyloid-§ seeding $142,300 2016
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Alberta Prion Research Institute Probing the impact of noradrenergic circuits and their role in resetting excitation/inhibition balance in Alzheimer's disease $199,950 2017
Byrne, James Arts & Science Alberta Real Estate Foundation Defining challenges and opportunities for South Sask. watershed communities under a rapidly changing climate: Regional Analyses and Case Studies $50,000 2020
Nicol, Lorraine Arts & Science Alberta Real Estate Foundation WPACs and Municipalities - Joint Initiatives and their Effect on Municipal Planning for Sustainable Communities in Alberta $30,000 2020
Nicol, Lorraine University Library Alberta Real Estate Foundation Advancements in Irrigation Agriculture with Implications for Economic and Community Development and Environmental Stewardship in Southern Alberta $25,000 2018
Le Roy, Danny Arts & Science Alberta Sugar Beet Growers Alberta Sugar Beet Growers $1,000 2019
Sutherland, Robert Arts & Science Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories Catalyzing fundamental dementia research at Lethbridge $500,000 2017
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Alzheimer Society of Alberta and NWT Biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease: Investigation of their onset, origin, and longitudinal effects on neuronal connectivity, and animal behaviour $149,000 2018
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Alzheimer Society of Alberta and NWT Determining relation between traffic noise stress, amyloid deposition, brain connectivity and cognitive impairment $150,000 2018
Zovoilis, Athan Alzheimer Society of Alberta and NWT Dissecting the role of protein misfolding in SINE RNA mediated hyper-activation of immediate early genes in Alzheimer's disease $200,000 2018
Mohajerani, Majid Alzheimer Society of Canada Toward dissecting the etiology of Alzheimer's disease: Is altered neuronal activity a pathology or compensation? $199,950 2016
Demeler, Borries Arts & Science Applied Pharmaceutical Innovation Caktech Travel Award $3,348 2020
Bubel, Shawn Arts & Science Archaeological Society of Alberta ASA Archaeological Research $5,000 2016
Pijl, Em Health Sciences ARCHES Peer Assisted Injection in SCS $9,500 2019
Gruber, Aaron Arts & Science Beswick Mechanisms of addiction in the brain $102,773 2017
Kolb, Bryan Arts & Science Brain Canada Early years intervention on a First Nations Reserve $3,461,100 2017
Gruber, Aaron Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation The effect of Ibogaine as a natural treatment for drug addition $10,000 2017
Gibb, Robbin Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation Cannabis and the Brain: Assessing the Differential Effects of Cannabis Strains on Neuroinflammation, Behaviour and Neuroanatomy in Rodent Models $2,000 2020
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation The Effects of Prenatal Stress on Immune Activation and the Severity of Multiple Sclerosis in an Animal Model $1,000 2016
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation Understanding the Impact of Early Experience on MS Risk $1,000 2016
D'Agnone, Penny Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation Branch Out Undergrad Awards $6,375 2016
Doan, Jon Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation Branch Out: Bykowski $1,000 2016
Gibb, Robbin Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation Maternal Experience and Brain Development of Offspring - Serena Jenkins $2,000 2017
Leung, Brenda Health Sciences Calgary Foundation Qualitative Inquiry within a Clinical Trial Evaluating Micronutrients for ADHD Youth: The "MADDY" Study $10,000 2019
Naylor, David Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Cryogenic test facility for the development of new instrument concepts for future space astronomy missions $250,000 2019
Wiseman, Steve Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Establishment of a Mechanistic Toxicology Facility $121,557 2016
Demeler, Borries Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Canadian Centre for Hydrodynamics $74,813 2019
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation State-of-the-Art Vivarium of the New Science and Academic Building $26,460 2020
Bogard, Matthew Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Multiple stressor impacts on the functioning of aquatic networks $100,000 2018
Mueller, Richard Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation CRDCN: Evolving to Meet New Research Data Needs and Policy Priorities $11,952 2016
Demeler, Borries Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Establishment of a Canadian Center for Hydrodynamics $249,376 2017
Spencer, Locke Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Calibration Suite for Far-Infrared Astrophysics Instrumentation $150,000 2017
Giroux, Monique Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Ethnography and Community Engagement $13,387 2019
Zovoilis, Athan Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation RNA Bioinformatics and Genomics Laboratory $100,000 2016
Li, Hua Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Platform for Advanced Design Leading to Manufacturing in Micro-Nano Technologies $0 2016
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Interaction Studies of Purified Biomolecules $343,458 2017
Zovoilis, Athan Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation RNA Bioinformatics and Genomics Laboratory $15,939 2018
Barrett, Louise Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Understanding behavioural plasticity in human and non-human primates $31,000 2018
Mueller, Richard Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation The CRDCN Transition to High Performance Computing: Liberating Data for Research and Policy $11,952 2016
Giroux, Monique Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Ethnography and Community Engagement Studio $44,042 2017
Spencer, Locke Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Calibration Suite for Far-Infrared $300,000 2019
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation State-of-the-Art Vivarium of the New Science and Academic Building $88,199 2019
Iwaniuk, Andrew Arts & Science Canada Research Chairs Canada Research Chair In Comparative Neuroanatomy $500,000 2018