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
Williams, Robert Health Sciences Gambling Research Exchange Ontario Leisure, Lifestyle & Lifecycle Project - Database Management $30,000 2018
Coburn, Craig Arts & Science Farmers Edge Inc. Farmers Edge Hyperspectral Field Data Collection $5,250 2017
McNaughton, Bruce Arts & Science European Commission Investigation of local and global cortical circuits with advanced neural probes for high-resolution $0 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
Golsteyn, Roy Arts & Science Donation Prairie to Pharmacy Program $25,000 2016
Kelley, Helen Business Covenant Health Quality Assessment of Assisted Living Versus Long Term Care Model $5,000 2016
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
McCormick, Peter Arts & Science Courts Administration Service Federal Court 50th $44,830 2018
Wiseman, Steve Arts & Science COSIA Bioconcentration and Bioaccumulation of Organics from OSPW $46,200 2019
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
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 Clean Harbours Exploration Services Titan Fee for Service Rental $360,000 2019
Pijl, Em Health Sciences City of Medicine Hat Urban Social Issues Survey $10,000 2019
Pijl, Em Health Sciences City of Lethbridge Implementation of Managed Alcohol $24,957 2017
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
Runte, Mary Business Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada Mapping the Patient Journey $240,000 2018
Ghazalian, Pascal Arts & Science CANFAX The Cost of Trade Barriers to the Canadian Beef Industry: An Empirical Investigation $22,500 2016
Thakor, Nehal Arts & Science Cancer Research Society Regulation of mRNA translation by eIF5B in glioblastoma $120,000 2020
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
Witcher, Chad Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research CIHR Travel Award (Chloe McNamee) $1,000 2017
Hosgood, Chris Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research Alberta Indigenous Mentorship in Health Innovation Network (AIM-HI Network) $3,000 2019
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
Currie, Cheryl Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research The Alberta Indigenous Mentorship in Health Innovation Network (AIM-HI Network) $6,914 2017
Kovalchuk, Olga Canadian Institutes of Health Research Friend or foe: cannabis and the brain - from safety analysis to medical applications $100,000 2018
Oosterbroek, Tracy Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research CIHR Institute of Population and Public Health: Starting Investigator Workshop $1,500 2018
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
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
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
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
Leung, Brenda Health Sciences Canadian CAM Research Fund Pilot study of acupuncture to treat anxiety in children and adolescents $5,000 2016
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
Iwaniuk, Andrew Arts & Science Canada Research Chairs Canada Research Chair In Comparative Neuroanatomy $500,000 2018