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, Olga Arts & Science MITACS Inc. Phenotyping and genotyping a collection of Cannabis Sativa lines $90,000 2018
Tata, Matthew Arts & Science MITACS Inc. Brain-Inspired Artificial Intelligence for Sound Aware Robotics $6,000 2018
Kovalchuk, Olga Arts & Science MS Society Alberta Mechanisms and alleviation of aging-enhanced white matter injury following demyelination $50,000 2017
Spenceley, Shannon Health Sciences MSI Foundation Reducing Moral Distress in Nursing Providers of Dementia Care: Knowledge to Action in Continuing Care $98,000 2016
Young, Julie Arts & Science National Geographic Society Remembering Refuge: Between Sanctuary and Solidarity $37,530 2018
Vasey, Paul Arts & Science National Institute of Health A meta-analysis of male sexual orientation genetics $20,000 2017
Demeler, Borries Arts & Science National Institutes of Health Elucidating molecular hetero-interactions using multi-wavelength analytical ultracentrifugation $330,259 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
Hopkinson, Chris Arts & Science Natural Resources Canada SAR/Lidar synergism for flood plain characterisation $187,500 2017
Hopkinson, Chris Arts & Science Natural Resources Canada Lidar data collections in NWT to support forest inventory and landscape change assessment $23,808 2018
Henzi, Peter Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Environmental Structuring Of Individual Action In A Social Mammal $165,000 2017
McNaughton, Bruce Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Hippocampal cortical interactions and the extraction of knowledge from episodic memory $450,000 2016
Burg, Theresa Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Evolution of High Latitude Species $140,000 2018
Fazly, Mostafa Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council New developments for partial differential equations; from theory to applications $55,535 2016
Chasmer, Laura Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Wildfire Network 2019
Sutherland, Robert Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Hippocampus and memory: A systems level approach $325,000 2017
Li, Fangfang Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council The development of child speech articulation: Longitudinal and cross-language perspectives $20,000 2016
Das, Saurya Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Phenomenological and Theoretical Aspects of Quantum Gravity $120,000 2018
Anvik, John Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Understanding and Supporting Information Needs of Software Development Tasks $115,000 2017
McDonald, Robert Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Multiple memory networks: plasticity mechanisms, representations, and behaviour $325,000 2019
Kharaghani, Hadi Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Special orthogonal matrices, existence, enumeration, and applications $105,000 2018
Goater,Cameron Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Altered behaviour in trematode-infected zombie ants: field and experimental tests of the manipulation hypothesis $24,000 2016
Hopkinson, Christopher Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Landcover response to changing energy and moisture regimes within boreal and montane ecosystem transition zones_ a multiscale approach $230,500 2016
McCune, Jenny Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Elucidating the drivers of plant community dynamics on fragmented landscapes $202,500 2019
Bomhof, Marc Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Chronic and prolonged, time-course impact of exercise on homeostatic appetite control $120,000 2017
Hopkinson, Christopher Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Landcover response to changing energy and moisture regimes within boreal and montane ecosystem transition zones_ a multiscale approach $120,000 2016
Bogard, Matthew Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Changing Salt Content in Canadian Prairie Surface Waters: Elemental Interactions and Ecosystem Outcomes $162,500 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
Barrett, Louise Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Behavioural Flexibility, Fertility and Social Network Influences in Human and Non-Human Primates $355,000 2017
Kovalchuk, Olga Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council EXOSOMES - NOVEL MEDIATORS OF DIRECT AND BYSTANDER RADIATION EFFECTS ON THE BRAIN $195,000 2016
Lee-Yaw, Julie Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Testing ecological and evolutionary hypotheses for geographic range limits $152,500 2019
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Gain control by vesicular zinc in cortical circuits of vision $90,000 2018
Goater, Cam Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Ecology of host/parasite interactions $165,000 2017
Logue, David Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Interactive communication networks $140,000 2019
Zovoilis, Athan Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Dissecting the mechanisms underlying RNA processing and function of noncoding RNAs derived by SINE elements. $155,000 2017
Patel, Trushar Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Biomolecular Characterization Suite (BCS) $150,000 2019
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
Li, Fangfang Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council The ontogeny of child speech development $165,000 2019
Kovalchuk, Igor Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Breeding and genotyping new hemp varieties $687,000 2017
Archibald, Valerie Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Destination Exploration Traveling Lab Coats $54,000 2018
Wieden-Kothe, Ute Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Mechanism and function of tRNA modification and folding $410,000 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
Doan, Jon Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Attention, affordance and action at work: Trait effects $30,000 2018
Tata, Mattew Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Brain Electrical Dynamics for Top-Down Auditory Attention $165,000 2018
Kovalchuk, Igor Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Epigenetic variations in hemp cultivars grown in contrasting environments $25,000 2016
Boere, Rene Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Molecular Electrochemistry as Enabling Technology in Chemistry and Chemotherapeutics $120,000 2019
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Ventilated surgical, dissection & recovery systems for rodent research $150,000 2017
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
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
Tata, Matthew Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council The Dynamics of Top-Down Attention: Predictive Coding Loops for Auditory Selective Attention $29,000 2017