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
McCune, Jenny Arts & Science Parks Canada Plant Community Response to the Kenow Wildfire and rare plant distribution modelling in Waterton Lakes National Park $60,000 2019
McDonald, Robert Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Multiple memory networks: plasticity mechanisms, representations, and behaviour $325,000 2019
McIntyre, Don Business University of Waterloo Practicing Reconciliation Through Teaching and Research on Haida Gwaii: A Collaborative Research Project $20,000 2020
McNaughton, Bruce Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Hippocampal cortical interactions and the extraction of knowledge from episodic memory $450,000 2016
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
McNaughton, Bruce Arts & Science European Commission Investigation of local and global cortical circuits with advanced neural probes for high-resolution $0 2016
Mesler, Rhiannon Business Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council "I Don't Want to Be Like ___!" Examining How Identities Can Divide and Unite in an Increasingly Polarized World $64,497 2019
Mesler, Rhiannon Business Western University Mesler Food Waste Project $7,330 2019
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Alberta Economic Development and Trade State-of-the-Art Vivarium of the New Science and Academic Building $88,199 2019
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science NIH Using 'omics to build an atlas of placental development and function across $43,826 2018
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
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation Understanding the Impact of Early Experience on MS Risk $1,000 2016
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation State-of-the-Art Vivarium of the New Science and Academic Building $26,460 2020
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions Prediction and Understanding of Resilience in Albertan Families: Longitudinal Study of Disaster Responses (PURLS) $119,078 2016
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes of Prenatal Stress $1,150,575 2016
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Critical Periods of Experience-dependent Brain Plasticity $510,000 2018
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science March of Dimes Foundation Novel receptor antagonists $11,000 2018
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation State-of-the-Art Vivarium of the New Science and Academic Building $88,199 2019
Mills, Josephine Fine Arts Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council You Are Here: an interdisciplinary workshop and knowledge mobilization program $48,000 2016
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Alberta Prion Research Institute Development of Smart Home Cage System for High Throughput Longitudinal Monitoring and Analysis of Animal Health, Behavior and Brain Activity $120,000 2018
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Weston Brain Institute $121,200 2020
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Gain control by vesicular zinc in cortical circuits of vision $90,000 2018
Mohajerani, Majid Alzheimer Society of Canada Toward dissecting the etiology of Alzheimer's disease: Is altered neuronal activity a pathology or compensation? $199,950 2016
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions The effects of circadian disruption cognition in aging $45,000 2016
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Ventilated surgical, dissection & recovery systems for rodent research $150,000 2017
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Alzheimer Society of Alberta and NWT Biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease: Investigation of their onset, origin, and longitudinal effects on neuronal connectivity, and animal behaviour $149,000 2018
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
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Alzheimer Society of Alberta and NWT Determining relation between traffic noise stress, amyloid deposition, brain connectivity and cognitive impairment $150,000 2018
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Alberta Prion Research Institute Probing the impact of noradrenergic circuits and their role in resetting excitation/inhibition balance in Alzheimer's disease $199,950 2017
Mombourquette, Carmen Education University of Calgary TGSE Mombourquette C $6,000 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
Mueller, Richard Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Immigrant Wages in the Private and Public Sectors: How do these Compare to the Wages of the Canadian-born? $10,000 2019
Mueller, Richard Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation CRDCN: Evolving to Meet New Research Data Needs and Policy Priorities $11,952 2016
Mueller, Richard Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Literacy and numeracy skills and the education and labour market outcomes of refugees and their children $12,000 2018
Mueller, Richard Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation The CRDCN Transition to High Performance Computing: Liberating Data for Research and Policy $11,952 2016
Naylor, David Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Cryogenic test facility for the development of new instrument concepts for future space astronomy missions $250,000 2019
Naylor, David Canadian Space Agency Investing in the high-tech future: Supporting Alberta's role in space exploration $267,534 2019
Newberry, Janice Arts & Science Alberta Centre for Child, Family and Community Research Raising Spirit: The Opokaa'sin Digital Storytelling Project $40,000 2016
Newberry, Janice Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Photo-elicitation and Local Values in Childrearing in Blackfoot Territory $14,900 2016
Ng, Nathan Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Moments of L-functions, correlations sums, and primes $135,000 2019
Nicol, Lorraine Arts & Science Alberta Real Estate Foundation WPACs and Municipalities - Joint Initiatives and their Effect on Municipal Planning for Sustainable Communities in Alberta $30,000 2020
Nicol, Lorraine University Library Alberta Real Estate Foundation Advancements in Irrigation Agriculture with Implications for Economic and Community Development and Environmental Stewardship in Southern Alberta $25,000 2018
O'Donnell, Dan Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Future Commons: Transforming Scholarly Communication through Collective Action $200,000 2016
O'Donnell, Dan Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Digital Studies./Le champ numérique $90,000 2018
O'Donnell, Dan Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Canada-LATAM Workshop on Open and Inclusive access to research (Taller Canada-LATAM sobre acceso abierto y equitativo a la investigaci—n cient’fica), Santiago de Chile, November 2020 $25,000 2020
Okine, Erasmus Senior Admin Networks of Centres of Excellence Advancement of novel GlycoCage molecule delivery technology to mitigate inflammatory intestinal diseases in human beings and livestock $88,000 2019
Okine, Erasmus Senior Admin Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council SSHRC Institutional Grant $95,556 2019
Okine, Erasmus Arts & Science Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Assessment of the Potential of Biochar to the Beef Cattle Diets to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Agriculture $1,167,500 2017
Okine, Erasmus Arts & Science Canadian Glycomics Network Glyco-caged drug delivery to treat enteric inflammatory diseases in humans and livestock $51,000 2017