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
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 Canadian Institutes of Health Research Friend or foe: cannabis and the brain - from safety analysis to medical applications $100,000 2018
Kovalchuk, Olga Arts & Science MITACS Inc. Phenotyping and genotyping a collection of Cannabis Sativa lines $90,000 2018
Laird, Rob Arts & Science Alberta Conservation Association Biodiversity and distribution of cryptic duckweed species in Alberta $25,000 2018
Le Roy, Dan Arts & Science Western Grains Research Foundation Economic value of diversified cropping systems $274,045 2018
LeBlanc, Robert Education Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Crossing Southern Alberta: Stylized Speech Amongst Immigrant Teens in a Rural Meatpacking Town $47,248 2018
Leca, JB Arts & Science Alberta Gambling Research Institute Development of an Ecologically Valid Non-Human Primate Model of Gambling $30,000 2018
Leween, Jackson Fine Arts Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Indigenous Arts and Transdisciplinary Praxis $73,496 2018
Lupton, Nathan Business MITACS Inc. Learning Process and Moving-Up-the-Value-Ladder from Offshore Outsourcing in Ready-Made-Garments (RMG) Firm $6,000 2018
MacCormack, Jeffrey Education Alberta Education Pre-service teachers' practicum stress, beliefs about teaching and inclusive practices, and executive functions $34,327 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
McCormick, Peter Arts & Science Courts Administration Service Federal Court 50th $44,830 2018
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science March of Dimes Foundation Novel receptor antagonists $11,000 2018
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science NIH Using 'omics to build an atlas of placental development and function across $43,826 2018
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Critical Periods of Experience-dependent Brain Plasticity $510,000 2018
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 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 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 Development of Smart Home Cage System for High Throughput Longitudinal Monitoring and Analysis of Animal Health, Behavior and Brain Activity $120,000 2018
Mombourquette, Carmen Education University of Calgary TGSE Mombourquette C $6,000 2018
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
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 Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Digital Studies./Le champ numérique $90,000 2018
Okine, Erasmus OVPR Alberta Economic Development & Trade GreenSTEM $536,500 2018
Oosterbroek, Tracy Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research CIHR Institute of Population and Public Health: Starting Investigator Workshop $1,500 2018
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Towards Targeting Persistent Hepatitis B Virus Infection $639,498 2018
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Ribowest 2018 Conference Fund $5,000 2018
Pijl, EM Health Sciences City of Lethbridge Urban Social issues Study $10,000 2018
Pras, Amandine Fine Arts Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Sound Engineers' and Producers' Experiences of Micro-Aggressions in the Recording Studio $24,956 2018
Pras, Amandine Fine Arts Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Digital studio socialities and music production practices - Ethnographies of Bamako's street studios and the Banff Centre's Audio Practicum $74,000 2018
Rochdi, Nadia Arts & Science VERTEX Resource Group Ltd. Temporal Trends of Normalized Difference Vegetation Index in Reclaimed Wellsites and Control areas $10,532 2018
Rood, Stewart Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Diversity and Adaptation of Riparian Cottonwoods and Hybrid Poplars: Exploration and Syntheses $33,000 2018
Rood, Stewart Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Sustaining Healthy River Valleys: Health Assessment Tools for the South Saskatchewan River Basin and other Dryland Rivers of Western North America $270,000 2018
Runte, Mary Business Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada Mapping the Patient Journey $240,000 2018
Russell, Tony Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Non-coding RNAs and ribonucleoprotein complexes in unicellular eukaryotes $160,000 2018
Shin, Duckjung Business Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Human Resource Management as a Social System within an Organization $31,536 2018
Smith, Elwin Arts & Science Western Grains Research Foundation Economic value of diversified cropping systems $76,500 2018
Smither, Devon Fine Arts Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council "'All Who Care Enough to Want to See and Understand': The Whitney Women and American Modern Art, 1905-1930" $37,892 2018
Stewart, D.Andrew Fine Arts Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council 2018 IAST - Interactive Art, Science, and Technology in Western Canada $47,294 2018
Sutherland, Rob Arts & Science Sunnybrook Research Institute SARTAN-AD Trial: RCT $9,500 2018
Sutherland, Rob Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research The functional consequences of protein misfolding spreading through the brain $20,000 2018
Tajbakhsh, Alireza Business Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Agricultural Supply Chain Management: Perspectives of Sustainability-Conscious Policy-Makers in Canada $61,962 2018
Tata, Mattew Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Brain Electrical Dynamics for Top-Down Auditory Attention $165,000 2018
Tata, Matthew Arts & Science MITACS Inc. Brain-Inspired Artificial Intelligence for Sound Aware Robotics $6,000 2018
Thakor, Nehal Arts & Science Alberta Innovates CAIP Research Showcase $10,000 2018
Vilk, Greg OVPR Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Advanced Digital Technologies Conference $2,295 2018
Wetmore, Stacey Arts & Science Zayed University Interactions of Heavy Metals $15,000 2018
Wieden, HJ Arts & Science Alberta Economic Development & Trade Antimicrobial Resistance - One Health Consortium 2018
Wieden, HJ Arts & Science MindFuel HS iGEM 2018 $16,000 2018
Wieden, HJ Arts & Science MindFuel Collegiate iGEM Team 2018 $7,500 2018