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
Witcher, Chad (Hosgood, Chris) Health Sciences Covenant Health The Availability of Physical Activity Opportunities and Efforts to Reduce Sedentary Behaviour Within Covenant Health Long-Term Care and Supportive Living Facilities $4,410 2017
Caspar, Sienna Health Sciences Covenant Health The use of cinematic 3D virtual reality leisure activities for improved engagement and wellbeing of persons living with dementiaÑa pilot study $5,000 2019
Awosoga, Olu Health Sciences Covenant Health Caring for Caregivers - Phase I: Investigating the Health Status of Workers in Long Term Care Facilities in Southern Alberta $5,000 2017
Golsteyn, Roy Arts & Science Donation Prairie to Pharmacy Program $25,000 2016
Pyle, Gregory Arts & Science Environment Canada Evaluating the resiliency of aquatic ecosystems to a catastrophic mine tailings spill event: The 2014 Mount Polley incident in the Quesnel River Watershed, British Columbia $168,410 2016
Pyle, Greg Arts & Science Environment Canada Effects of platinum group elements on chemosensory-mediated behaviours in rainbow trout $30,000 2019
McNaughton, Bruce Arts & Science European Commission Investigation of local and global cortical circuits with advanced neural probes for high-resolution $0 2016
Coburn, Craig Arts & Science Farmers Edge Inc. Farmers Edge Hyperspectral Field Data Collection $5,250 2017
Williams, Rob Health Sciences Gambling Research Exchange Ontario Gambling and Problem Gambling in Canada: A National Study $87,500 2018
Williams, Robert Health Sciences Gambling Research Exchange Ontario Leisure, Lifestyle & Lifecycle Project - Database Management $30,000 2018
Zovoilis, Athan Arts & Science Genome Canada BioNet Alberta: A Regional Priorities Partnership Program (RP3) for the Province of Alberta $605,000 2019
Greidanus, Elaine Education Government of Alberta Literature Review and Analysis of Public Attitudes Towards Indigenous Women - AB ministry $21,000 2016
Currie, Cheryl Health Sciences Government of Alberta Addressing cancer risk among First Nations adults through trauma-informed interventions: A randomized controlled trial $475,000 2017
Currie, Cheryl Health Sciences Government of Alberta Use of trauma-informed mindfulness $25,000 2017
Stingl, Michael Arts & Science Government of Canada Canadian Bioethics Society 2019 $12,000 2019
Pickles, Penny Senior Admin Government of Canada Canada Research Continuity Emergency Fund 2020
Hopkinson, Chris Arts & Science Government of the Northwest Territories Lidar-based large-area forest inventory mapping in the NWT - 2019 $23,805 2019
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Health Canada Towards better understanding of the critical host protein, DDX3-HCV RNA interactions $104,400 2017
Larouche, Richard Health Sciences Heart and Stroke Foundation Tracking independent mobility and movement behaviours during childhood: A multi-site longitudinal study $295,499 2019
Grigg, Lance Education HRJ Consulting Chess for Life $5,000 2019
Gibb, Robbin Arts & Science HRJ Consulting Building Brains and Futures: Phase 2 $150,000 2019
Bubel, Shawn Arts & Science Institute of Field Research Fort Vermilion Archaeological Excavation Project $14,000 2018
Barrett, Louise Arts & Science ISHE Variable Action and Motor Learning Among Preschool-aged Children $10,106 2020
Tatsuno, Masami Arts & Science Japan Science and Technology Agency Investigation of mathematical principles of consolidation of procedural memory $0 2016
Henzi, Peter Arts & Science Leakey Foundation Baldwin Fellowship awarded to Rosemary Blersch $12,070 2018
Caspar, Sienna Health Sciences LINKages Society Evaluation of MusicLINKS Study: Conducted by LINKages Society of Alberta $8,064 2017
Piquette, Noella Education Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries Moving from social gambling to a problem with gambling toward recovery : Interviews and interventions $10,716 2019
Lee, Bonnie Health Sciences Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries A Realist Review to Elucidate the Mechanisms Explaining Adverse Childhood Experiences Impact on Couple Distress in Gambling Disorde $49,990 2017
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science March of Dimes Foundation Novel receptor antagonists $11,000 2018
Kovalchuk, Olga Arts & Science Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre POETIC Epigenetics Developmental Laboratory $1,000,000 2016
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science MindFuel Lethbridge High School iGEM 2016 $16,000 2016
Keffer-Wilkes, Laura Arts & Science Mindfuel HS iGEM 2019 $14,000 2019
Wieden, HJ Arts & Science MindFuel HS iGEM 2018 $16,000 2018
Wieden, HJ Arts & Science MindFuel Collegiate iGEM Team 2018 $7,500 2018
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science MindFuel High School IGEM 2017 $16,000 2016
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science MindFuel iGEM Collegiate Team 2016 $24,000 2016
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science MindFuel UofL iGEM Collegiate Team 2017 $26,000 2017
Kovalchuk, Igor Arts & Science MITACS The control of pathogen infection in Cannabis sativa $90,000 2019
Tata, Matthew Arts & Science MITACS Speech Localization and Recognition for Humanoid Robotics $6,000 2019
Kovalchuk, Igor Arts & Science MITACS The control of pathogen infection in Cannabis sativa $90,000 2019
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Mitacs Towards developing inhibitors to treat CoVID-19 $210,000 2020
Roussel, Marc Arts & Science MITACS Design of a gene network implementing an associative memory circuit $5,000 2016
Lea, Brandie Senior Admin Mitacs Research Training Awards - Mitacs $9,000 2020
Hayes, Paul Arts & Science MITACS Chemical Conversion of Cannabinoids in Cannabis Sativa $90,000 2019
Kovalchuk, Igor Arts & Science MITACS Molecular effects of novel high-CBD Cannabis strains: from mechanisms to novel applications and therapeutics. $210,000 2019
Chasmer, Laura Arts & Science Mitacs Advancing Climate-mediated Wetland Assessment and Change Detection using Earth Observation Data Fusion and Advanced Analytics $60,000 2020
Roussel, Marc Arts & Science MITACS A new gene network model of associative memory $5,000 2016
Lupton, Nathan Business MITACS Inc. Learning Process and Moving-Up-the-Value-Ladder from Offshore Outsourcing in Ready-Made-Garments (RMG) Firm $6,000 2018
Kovalchuk, Igor Arts & Science MITACS Inc. Phenotyping and genotyping collection of Cannabis sativa lines $405,000 2018
Das, Saurya Arts & Science MITACS Inc. Black Hole Bose-Einstein Condensate and its Implications $6,000 2018