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
Rochdi, Nadia Arts & Science Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute Classification of Wetlands in Native Grasslands Using Optical and Synthetic Aperture Radar Remote Sensing 2017
Hogue, Michelle Arts & Science Alberta Energy Co-design an environmental monitoring program for Piikani Nation 2018
Wieden, HJ Arts & Science Alberta Economic Development & Trade Antimicrobial Resistance - One Health Consortium 2018
Pickles, Penny Senior Admin Government of Canada Canada Research Continuity Emergency Fund 2020
Zovoilis, Athan Arts & Science Alberta Economic Development & Trade Investigation of AMR spread via MGEs and developing machine learning biotools for quantitative AMR level prediction 2018
Das, Saurya Arts & Science Alberta Economic Development & Trade Quantum Technologies 2018
Chasmer, Laura Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Wildfire Network 2019
Genee, Inge Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council 21st century tools for Indigenous languages 2018
Li, Hua Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Platform for Advanced Design Leading to Manufacturing in Micro-Nano Technologies $0 2016
McNaughton, Bruce Arts & Science European Commission Investigation of local and global cortical circuits with advanced neural probes for high-resolution $0 2016
Tatsuno, Masami Arts & Science Japan Science and Technology Agency Investigation of mathematical principles of consolidation of procedural memory $0 2016
Vilk, Greg Senior Admin Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council AgTECH: Food Innovation Facilitated by Technology $935 2019
Vilk, Greg Senior Admin Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Pharma and Biotech: The Perspectives and Trends $935 2019
Christensen, Darren Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute Multi-Factorial Model of Gambling Accessibility $979 2018
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science The RNA Society ARRTI RNA Salon $1,000 2016
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
Burg, Theresa Arts & Science North American Bluebird Society Range-wide genetic structure and hybridization in Sphyrapicus varius sapsuckers $1,000 2016
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation Understanding the Impact of Early Experience on MS Risk $1,000 2016
Doan, Jon Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation Branch Out: Bykowski $1,000 2016
Le Roy, Danny Arts & Science Alberta Sugar Beet Growers Alberta Sugar Beet Growers $1,000 2019
Witcher, Chad Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research CIHR Travel Award (Chloe McNamee) $1,000 2017
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science RNA Society ARRTI Speaker Series 2017-18 $1,000 2017
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the 2020 ICPC North American Championship $1,350 2019
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science RNA Society RNA Saloon Application - ARRTI $1,500 2019
Spenceley, Shannon Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research Alberta Indigenous Mentorship in Health Innovation Network (AIM-HI Network) $1,500 2020
MacCormack, Jeffrey Education Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Building Comprehension with Graphic Text: An Examination of the Meaning Making Process for Students $1,500 2019
Oosterbroek, Tracy Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research CIHR Institute of Population and Public Health: Starting Investigator Workshop $1,500 2018
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the 2018 Canadian Undergraduate Computer Science Conference $1,500 2018
Wieden, HJ Arts & Science RNA Society RNA Salon 2018-2019 $1,500 2018
Johnson, Dan Arts & Science Alberta Conservation Association Validation of stable isotope analysis for determining dietary proportions and trophic dynamics in plains sharp-tailed grouse (Tympanuchus phasianellus jamesi) $1,595 2019
Archibald, Valerie Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council The Science of Every Day $1,650 2018
Gibb, Robbin Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation Maternal Experience and Brain Development of Offspring - Serena Jenkins $2,000 2017
Gibb, Robbin Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions Research Allowance- AIHS Anna Kovalchuk $2,000 2016
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
Benkoczi, Robert Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council On-line data anonymization $2,230 2016
Vilk, Greg OVPR Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Advanced Digital Technologies Conference $2,295 2018
Gibb, Robbin Arts & Science Palix Foundation Beta test resilience scale $2,500 2019
Malacrida, Claudia Arts & Science Secretariat on Responsible Conduct of Research World Conference on Research Integrity $2,500 2017
Archibald, Valerie Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Family STEM Night $2,550 2019
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
Sanders, James Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute AGRI Scholarship Research Allowance $3,000 2019
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the ACM International Collegiate Regional Programming Contest 2018 $3,000 2018
Gruber, Aaron Arts & Science Alberta Gambling Research Institute Investigations of dopamine circuitry involved in problem gambling $3,000 2018
Hanrahan, Maura Arts & Science Rupertsland Institute annotated bibliography on women and water security $3,000 2018
Hosgood, Chris Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research Alberta Indigenous Mentorship in Health Innovation Network (AIM-HI Network) $3,000 2019
Harrowing, Jean Health Sciences City of Lethbridge Poverty and its effects among post-secondary students: A mixed-methods study $3,000 2017
Euston, David Arts & Science Alberta Gambling Research Institute AGRI Scholarship $3,000 2018
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
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the 2019 Rocky Mountain Regional Programming Contest $3,180 2019
Demeler, Borries Arts & Science Applied Pharmaceutical Innovation Caktech Travel Award $3,348 2020