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
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science MindFuel Lethbridge High School iGEM 2016 $16,000 2016
Hopkinson, Chris Arts & Science Natural Resources Canada Lidar data collections in NWT to support forest inventory and landscape change assessment $23,808 2018
Hopkinson, Chris Arts & Science Government of the Northwest Territories Lidar-based large-area forest inventory mapping in the NWT - 2019 $23,805 2019
Goater, Cameron Arts & Science Alberta Conservation Association Life cycle, intra-host development and consequences of an emerging new pathogen of minnows in southern Alberta $10,197 2020
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
Greidanus, Elaine Education Government of Alberta Literature Review and Analysis of Public Attitudes Towards Indigenous Women - AB ministry $21,000 2016
Christensen, Darren Health Sciences Alberta Health Services Low dose buprenorphine to mitigate the barrier of withdrawal in transitioning a patient from opioid dependence to opioid maintenance therapy in an outpatient setting $10,000 2020
Caspar, Sienna Health Sciences Alberta Innovates Health Solutions LPNs as change agents: Building LPN leadership capacity to enable practice change in residential care homes $24,959 2017
Runte, Mary Business Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada Mapping the Patient Journey $240,000 2018
Gibb, Robbin Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation Maternal Experience and Brain Development of Offspring - Serena Jenkins $2,000 2017
Wieden-Kothe, Ute Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Mechanism and function of tRNA modification and folding $410,000 2019
Kovalchuk, Igor Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Mechanism of control of pathogen infection in Cannabis sativa using copper ions $24,990 2018
Kovalchuk, Olga Arts & Science MS Society Alberta Mechanisms and alleviation of aging-enhanced white matter injury following demyelination $50,000 2017
Kovalchuk, Olga Arts & Science Sanofi Genzyme Canada Mechanisms and alleviation of aging-enhanced white matter injury following demyelination $50,000 2017
Gruber, Aaron Arts & Science Beswick Mechanisms of addiction in the brain $102,773 2017
Brassolotto, Julia Health Sciences Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Medical Assistance in Dying: Ethical and Policy issues in Southern Rural Alberta $57,322 2020
Mesler, Rhiannon Business Western University Mesler Food Waste Project $7,330 2019
Leung, Brenda Health Sciences Alberta Health Services Metabolomics profiling of metabolic function in pregnant women: assessing an innovation for precision medicine $10,000 2016
Hanrahan, Maura Arts & Science Rupertsland Institute Metis and Diabetes: A review of the literature $3,660 2017
Bright, Robin Education Alberta Advisory Committee for Educational Studies Middle school literacy: A three-year study of the impact of an Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Grant on student engagement and motivation for reading and teachers' perceptions of themselves as teachers of reading. $6,039 2016
Boulton, Tiffany Arts & Science Parkland Institute Midwifery in Alberta: An Exploratory Study of Current Healthcare Policies and Practices $5,000 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
Kovalchuk, Igor Arts & Science MITACS Molecular effects of novel high-CBD Cannabis strains: from mechanisms to novel applications and therapeutics. $210,000 2019
Boere, Rene Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Molecular Electrochemistry as Enabling Technology in Chemistry and Chemotherapeutics $120,000 2019
Ng, Nathan Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Moments of L-functions, correlations sums, and primes $135,000 2019
Pope, Paige Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Move More, Sit Less: Exploring Older Adults Psychological and Behavioral Responses to Messages Encouraging Less Sitting Time $67,417 2019
Piquette, Noella Education Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries Moving from social gambling to a problem with gambling toward recovery : Interviews and interventions $10,716 2019
Hopkinson, Chris Arts & Science Western Economic Diversification MS Lidar for resource monitoring, reclamation, risk assessment and disaster recovery $1,194,000 2018
Christensen, Darren Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute Multi-Factorial Model of Gambling Accessibility $979 2018
McDonald, Robert Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Multiple memory networks: plasticity mechanisms, representations, and behaviour $325,000 2019
Bogard, Matthew Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Multiple stressor impacts on the functioning of aquatic networks $100,000 2018
Bogard, Matthew Arts & Science Alberta Economic Development & Trade Multiple stressor impacts on the functioning of aquatic networks $100,000 2018
MacDonald, Adrianne Business Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Navigating Paradoxical Tensions with Sense-making Tools: A Study of Lego Serious Play for Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships $44,391 2018
Gruber, Aaron Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Neural mechanisms of cognitive control: interactions of model-based and model-free system $355,000 2019
Fazly, Mostafa Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council New developments for partial differential equations; from theory to applications $55,535 2016
Adams, Carly Arts & Science Nikkei Cultural Society of Lethbridge and Area Nisei: Memories of Striving and Legacies of Resilience $5,500 2018
Russell, Tony Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Non-coding RNAs and ribonucleoprotein complexes in unicellular eukaryotes $160,000 2018
Bonnaventure, Philip Arts & Science POLAR Knowledge Canada Northern Scientific Training Program $6,000 2018
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science March of Dimes Foundation Novel receptor antagonists $11,000 2018
Gruber, Aaron Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Novel therapeutic potential of non-psychotropic cannabinoids in pain, inflammation, and depression $297,000 2020
Hopkinson, Chris Arts & Science Natural Resources Canada NRCan - LiDAR data acquisition and research to support large-area forest inventory in the NWT - 2019 $20,000 2019
Tatsuno, Masami Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Off-line processing of explicit and implicit memory: Investigation of neural representation and the computational advantage of sleep $165,000 2019
Benkoczi, Robert Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council On-line data anonymization $2,230 2016
Marynowski, Richelle Education Alberta Advisory Committee for Educational Studies Outcomes based assessment: A study of secondary mathematics teachers making the transition from traditional grading practices $6,000 2019
Luczak, Artur Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Packets of neuronal activity and behavioural syllables. $275,000 2019
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the 2018 Canadian Undergraduate Computer Science Conference $1,500 2018
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the 2019 Rocky Mountain Regional Programming Contest $3,180 2019
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the 2020 ICPC North American Championship $1,350 2019
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the ACM International Collegiate Regional Programming Contest 2018 $3,000 2018