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
Alexander, Kristine Arts & Science Canada Research Chairs CRC in Child & Youth Studies $500,000 2017
Bogard, Matthew Arts & Science Canada Research Chairs Canada Research Chair in Aquatic Environments $500,000 2018
Spencer, Locke Arts & Science Canada Research Chairs Canada Research Chair in Experimental Astrophysics $500,000 2017
Wiseman, Steve Arts & Science Canada Research Chairs Tier II CRC - Steve Wiseman nomination $500,000 2016
Leween, Jackson Fine Arts Canada Research Chairs Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Arts Research and Technology $500,000 2019
Laird, Gillian Arts & Science Canada Research Chairs Dr. Athan Zovoilis CRC Nomination $500,000 2016
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Canada Research Chairs CRC in RNA & Protein Biophysics $500,000 2017
Barrett, Louise Arts & Science Canada Research Chairs Canada Research Chair in Cognition, Evolution, and Behaviour $1,400,000 2018
Giroux, Monique Arts & Science Canada Research Chairs CRC in Indigenous Music, Culture, and Politics $500,000 2017
Young, Julie Arts & Science Canada Research Chairs CRC in Social Justice of Borders $500,000 2017
Johnson, Dan Arts & Science Canadian Agricultural Partnership Field surveillance and laboratory analysis of a pest with apparent two-year life cycle, Bruner's grasshopper $228,000 2019
Leung, Brenda Health Sciences Canadian CAM Research Fund Pilot study of acupuncture to treat anxiety in children and adolescents $5,000 2016
Inglis, Doug arts & Science Canadian Glycomics Network Development of next-generation glyco-caged drugs to treat enteric inflammatory diseases in humans and livestock (CD-50) $66,000 2020
Okine, Erasmus Arts & Science Canadian Glycomics Network Glyco-caged drug delivery to treat enteric inflammatory diseases in humans and livestock $51,000 2017
Okine, Erasmus Arts & Science Canadian Glycomics Network Glyco-caged drug delivery to treat enteric inflammatory diseases in humans and livestock $27,000 2017
Witcher, Chad Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research CIHR Travel Award (Chloe McNamee) $1,000 2017
Currie, Cheryl Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research The Alberta Indigenous Mentorship in Health Innovation Network (AIM-HI Network) $6,914 2017
Hosgood, Chris Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research Alberta Indigenous Mentorship in Health Innovation Network (AIM-HI Network) $3,000 2019
Kovalchuk, Olga Canadian Institutes of Health Research Friend or foe: cannabis and the brain - from safety analysis to medical applications $100,000 2018
Luczak, Artur Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research Are epileptic seizures linked to memory-like neural pattern sequences? $531,676 2019
Luczak, Artur Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research Are epileptic seizures linked to memory-like neural pattern sequences? $100,000 2019
Oosterbroek, Tracy Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research CIHR Institute of Population and Public Health: Starting Investigator Workshop $1,500 2018
Wieden-Kothe, Ute Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research 11th International Ribosome Synthesis Conference $10,000 2017
Sutherland, Rob Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research The functional consequences of protein misfolding spreading through the brain $20,000 2018
Wieden-Kothe, Ute Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research RiboWest Conference 2016 $10,000 2016
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes of Prenatal Stress $1,150,575 2016
Copeland, Jennifer Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research Stand When You Can: Feasibility of a multi-level intervention to modify sedentary behaviour among older adults in assisted living. $92,685 2019
Christensen, Darren Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research Evaluations of Interventions to Address the Opioid Crisis $100,000 2018
Spenceley, Shannon Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research Alberta Indigenous Mentorship in Health Innovation Network (AIM-HI Network) $1,500 2020
McNaughton, Bruce Canadian Institutes of Health Research The neural basis of cognitive reserve, the brain's principal defense against Alzheimer's dementia and normal age-related cognitive decline $1,235,475 2017
Christensen, Darren Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research Piloting the addition of Contingency Management to best practice counselling as an adjunct treatment for rural and remote disordered gamblers $15,000 2016
Mohajerani, Majid Canadian Institutes of Health Research Probing the link between amyloid deposition, cortico-hippocampal network dysfunction and cognitive impairment in a second generation of transgenic mouse model of Alzheimer's disease $688,500 2017
Okine, Erasmus Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research CIHR UG Studentship $5,000 2017
Currie, Cheryl Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research Building Wellness and Resilience in Multi-Generational Indigenous Households: A Scoping Review $25,000 2016
Chasmer, Laura Arts & Science Canadian Space Agency Wetland assessment and monitoring using multi-EO data and advanced analytics (WAM-EO) $57,491 2019
Naylor, David Canadian Space Agency Investing in the high-tech future: Supporting Alberta's role in space exploration $267,534 2019
Thakor, Nehal Arts & Science Cancer Research Society Regulation of mRNA translation by eIF5B in glioblastoma $120,000 2020
Ghazalian, Pascal Arts & Science CANFAX The Cost of Trade Barriers to the Canadian Beef Industry: An Empirical Investigation $22,500 2016
Runte, Mary Business Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada Mapping the Patient Journey $240,000 2018
Gibb, Robbin Arts & Science City of Lethbridge Building Brains and Futures: One connection at a time -Phase II $150,000 2018
Harrowing, Jean Health Sciences City of Lethbridge Poverty and its effects among post-secondary students: A mixed-methods study $3,000 2017
Pijl, EM Health Sciences City of Lethbridge Urban Social issues Study $10,000 2018
Pijl, Em Health Sciences City of Lethbridge Implementation of Managed Alcohol $24,957 2017
Pijl, Em Health Sciences City of Medicine Hat Urban Social Issues Survey $10,000 2019
Hopkinson, Chris Arts & Science Clean Harbours Exploration Services Titan Fee for Service Rental $360,000 2019
Caspar, Sienna Health Sciences College of Licensed Pratical Nurses of Alberta Evaluating the Feasible and Sustainable Culture Change ModelÑa novel, web-based intervention designed to increase the provision of person-centred care practice in residential care homes. $25,000 2020
Hopkinson, Chris Arts & Science Columbia Wetlands Stewardship Partners A remote sensing observation-based assessment of floodplain hydroperiod and wetland vulnerability along the Upper Columbia River; feasibility study $15,000 2020
Wiseman, Steve Arts & Science COSIA Bioconcentration and Bioaccumulation of Organics from OSPW $46,200 2019
McCormick, Peter Arts & Science Courts Administration Service Federal Court 50th $44,830 2018
Kelley, Helen Business Covenant Health Quality Assessment of Assisted Living Versus Long Term Care Model $5,000 2016