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
McDonald, Robert Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Multiple memory networks: plasticity mechanisms, representations, and behaviour $325,000 2019
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 Canada Foundation for Innovation State-of-the-Art Vivarium of the New Science and Academic Building $88,199 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
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
Naylor, David Canadian Space Agency Investing in the high-tech future: Supporting Alberta's role in space exploration $267,534 2019
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
Ng, Nathan Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Moments of L-functions, correlations sums, and primes $135,000 2019
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 Alberta Innovates Studentship - Summer (Block Grant) $100,000 2019
Okine, Erasmus Senior Admin Alberta Innovates Regional Innovation Network of Southern Alberta $272,530 2019
Okine, Erasmus Senior Admin Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council SSHRC Institutional Grant $95,556 2019
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science RNA Society RNA Saloon Application - ARRTI $1,500 2019
Patel, Trushar Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Biomolecular Characterization Suite (BCS) $150,000 2019
Pijl, Em Health Sciences ARCHES Peer Assisted Injection in SCS $9,500 2019
Pijl, Em Health Sciences City of Medicine Hat Urban Social Issues Survey $10,000 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
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
Pras, Amandine Fine Arts Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council The West African Audio Network $195,238 2019
Pyle, Greg Arts & Science Environment Canada Effects of platinum group elements on chemosensory-mediated behaviours in rainbow trout $30,000 2019
Pyle, Greg Arts & Science Alberta Conservation Association Contribution of pesticides and climate change to the decline of freshwater mussel populations in Alberta $27,000 2019
Pyle, Greg Arts & Science Alberta Conservation Association The effects of chronic exposure to cadmium and micro plastics on serotonin levels and feeding behaviour in the leech, Nephelopsis obscura $4,760 2019
Pyle, Greg Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Causes and consequences of contaminant effects on chemosensory function and behaviour in aquatic animals $235,000 2019
Rodrigues, Hillary Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council J. Krishnamurti and the Nondual Spirituality Movement $115,672 2019
Rood, Stewart Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Diversity and Ecophysiological Adaptation of Riparian Cottonwood Species, Hybrids and Sexes $165,000 2019
Sanders, James Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute AGRI Scholarship Research Allowance $3,000 2019
Spencer, Locke Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Calibration Suite for Far-Infrared $300,000 2019
Stingl, Michael Arts & Science Government of Canada Canadian Bioethics Society 2019 $12,000 2019
Tata, Matthew Arts & Science MITACS Speech Localization and Recognition for Humanoid Robotics $6,000 2019
Tata, Matthew Arts & Science Alberta Economic Development and Trade Centre for Autonomous Systems in Strengthening Future Communities $357,000 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
Thakor, Nehal Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Targeting modulators of non-canonical translation initiation for the treatment of patients with glioblastoma $250,000 2019
Thakor, Nehal Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Celebrating RNA research at the 20th anniversary of RiboClub $5,000 2019
Vasey, Paul Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council The Evolution and Biopsychology of Non-Conceptive Sexuality $267,360 2019
Victor, Janice Health Sciences Networks of Centres of Excellence Ai'aoskiikowaata (providing guidance to youth): Supporting healthy transitions from government care to independent living $85,579 2019
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
Wieden-Kothe, Ute Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Mechanism and function of tRNA modification and folding $410,000 2019
Williams, Robert Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute Targeting Implicit Cognitions in Comprehensive Prevention Programming for Gambling, Alcohol and Cannabis Use $74,283 2019
Williams, Robert Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute Sean Wilcox PhD thesis (A Geneaological Analysis of Problem Gambling) $5,000 2019
Williams, Robert Health Sciences Alberta Gambling Research Institute Jami Albright-Tolman PhD thesis (Problem Gambling Prevention in Prison Populations) $5,000 2019
Wiseman, Steve Arts & Science COSIA Bioconcentration and Bioaccumulation of Organics from OSPW $46,200 2019
Wiseman, Steve Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Identifying environmental issues and remediation techniques for coal-mining affected surface water $769,800 2019
Yevtushenko, Dmytro Arts & Science Promax Agronomy Services Ltd. The Potato Pest Monitoring Program $42,000 2019
Zovoilis, Athan Arts & Science Genome Canada BioNet Alberta: A Regional Priorities Partnership Program (RP3) for the Province of Alberta $605,000 2019
Zovoilis, Athan Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Acquisition of High Performance Computing GPU Nodes at the University of Lethbridge $146,897 2019
Adams, Carly Arts & Science Nikkei Cultural Society of Lethbridge and Area Nisei: Memories of Striving and Legacies of Resilience $5,500 2018
Adams, Carly Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Transforming Canadian Nikkei: Co-Creating Histories of Southern Alberta, 1950 to the Twenty-First Century $143,856 2018
Adams, Pamela Education University of Calgary TGSE Adams $5,300 2018