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
Wetmore, Stacey Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Modeling of molecular biomolecule interactions to improve on-device detection and sensitivity $3,120 2017
Tata, Matthew Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council The Dynamics of Top-Down Attention: Predictive Coding Loops for Auditory Selective Attention $29,000 2017
Demeler, Borries Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Solution studies of interacting polymer systems in biology $250,000 2018
Morris, Joy Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Symmetries of Cayley Graphs $80,000 2016
Mosimann, Steven Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Structure and Function of PTP-like myo-inositol phosphatases $180,000 2017
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Engagement between Designer Microbes Inc. and the University of Lethbridge to explore the mutual interest in synthetic bio- engineering development for Agriculture and other Industry sectors $2,990 2017
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Critical Periods of Experience-dependent Brain Plasticity $510,000 2018
Rice, Jackie Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Sociolinguistics Tools in the Analysis of Language Use in Software Development $100,000 2016
Benkoczi, Robert Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council On-line data anonymization $2,230 2016
Yevtushenko, Dmytro Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Host defense peptides and mechanisms of broad-spectrum disease resistance in plants $127,500 2018
Wiseman, Steve Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council GENERATIONAL EFFECTS OF ENDOCRINE DISRUPTING CHEMICALS: MOLECULAR MECHANISMS OF TOXIC RESPONSES $165,000 2016
Iwaniuk, Andrew Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Allometry, sociality, domestication and the evolution of the vertebrate brain. $325,000 2019
Wetmore, Stacey Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Simulations of Biomolecular Interactions to Support Product Development $25,000 2017
Chasmer, Laura Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Development of a multi-temporal effective leaf area index model from multi-spectral lidar; Scaling to Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 data using machine learning $24,930 2019
Hayes, Paul Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Chemical Conversion of Cannabinoids in Cannabis Sativa $25,000 2018
Schultz, elizabeth Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Functional analysis of the FKD proteins adn environmental control of leaf vein pattern $140,000 2016
Vilk, Greg Senior Admin Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council AgTECH: Food Innovation Facilitated by Technology $935 2019
Popov, Alexey Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Invariant subspaces and their applications in operator theory and operator algebras $95,000 2016
Archibald, Valerie Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Family STEM Night $2,550 2019
Hayes, Paul Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Protocol Development for Utilizing Bench-top NMR Spectrometers in an Inert Atmosphere Glove Box $25,000 2017
Demeler, Borries Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Use of Analytical Ultracentrifugation to Uncover Unique Characterization of Canola Feed Ingredients $25,000 2020
Vilk, Greg Senior Admin Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Pharma and Biotech: The Perspectives and Trends $935 2019
Golsteyn, Roy Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Investigation of mitosis in human cells using novel small molecule inhibitors $140,000 2016
Chasmer, Laura Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Wildfire Network 2019
Das, Saurya Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Quantum Gravity and Cosmology: Theoretical and Phenomenological Aspects $20,000 2016
McDonald, Robert Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Multiple memory networks: plasticity mechanisms, representations, and behaviour $325,000 2019
Bonnaventure, Philip Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Controls on high-latitude mountain permafrost distribution and sensitivity to climate change $135,000 2016
McCune, Jenny Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Elucidating the drivers of plant community dynamics on fragmented landscapes $202,500 2019
Thakor, Nehal Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Regulation of mRNA Translation During Cellular Stress and Apoptosis $130,000 2016
Kovalchuk, Igor Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Epigenetic variations in hemp cultivars grown in contrasting environments $25,000 2016
Bogard, Matthew Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Changing Salt Content in Canadian Prairie Surface Waters: Elemental Interactions and Ecosystem Outcomes $162,500 2019
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council RNA Bioengineering and Innovation $1,650,000 2017
Chasmer, Laura Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council FIre fuel consumption, Severity and ecosystem response Indicators using LiDAR (FISIL) $145,000 2016
Rasmussen, Joseph Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Establishing the winter habitat requirements of Cutthroat trout on Gold Creek Alberta $83,200 2016
Lee-Yaw, Julie Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Testing ecological and evolutionary hypotheses for geographic range limits $152,500 2019
Archibald, Valerie Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council The Science of Every Day $1,650 2018
Benkoczi, Robert Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Interactive data anonymization $25,000 2017
Logue, David Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Interactive communication networks $140,000 2019
Gruber, Aaron Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Improved Machine Learning Technology for Automated Software Quality Control $25,000 2016
Euston, David Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Prefrontal Role in Rat Vocalizations and Social Behavior $145,000 2017
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council IDENTIFYING STRUCTURAL FEATURES OF VIRAL RNA RECOGNIZED BY HOST HELICASES $155,000 2016
Flanagan, Larry Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Comparative Ecosystem Ecology: Acclimation of ecosystem function to warmer temperatures and altered moisture $165,000 2018
Vilk, Greg OVPR Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Advanced Digital Technologies Conference $2,295 2018
Okine, Erasmus Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Biological variations in efficiency of nutrient utilization $46,945 2016
Pellis, Sergio Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Play and the development of the brain's social skills $200,000 2017
Logue, David Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Subaward: The nature, function and evolution of signal complexity in animal and human communication systems $20,000 2016
Patel, Trushar Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Biomolecular Characterization Suite (BCS) $150,000 2019
Roussel, Marc Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Theoretical studies of gene network dynamics $160,000 2017
Russell, Tony Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Non-coding RNAs and ribonucleoprotein complexes in unicellular eukaryotes $160,000 2018
Li, Fangfang Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council The ontogeny of child speech development $165,000 2019