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 Breeding and genotyping new hemp varieties $687,000 2017
Kovalchuk, Olga Arts & Science Sanofi Genzyme Canada Mechanisms and alleviation of aging-enhanced white matter injury following demyelination $50,000 2017
Kovalchuk, Olga Arts & Science MS Society Alberta Mechanisms and alleviation of aging-enhanced white matter injury following demyelination $50,000 2017
Kukucha, Christopher Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council IMPoRT: Investigating Multilevel Politics through Research in Trade $15,000 2017
Laird, Rob Arts & Science Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Induction and Termination of Diapause in the quarantine insect Trogoderma granarium ('khapra beetle') $40,000 2017
Laird, Rob Arts & Science Alberta Conservation Association Does senescence occur in Lemna minor in the wild? $4,900 2017
Lee, Bonnie Health Sciences Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries A Realist Review to Elucidate the Mechanisms Explaining Adverse Childhood Experiences Impact on Couple Distress in Gambling Disorde $49,990 2017
Li, Yutao Business Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council An Investigation to Banks' Lending Networks $39,078 2017
Malacrida, Claudia Arts & Science Secretariat on Responsible Conduct of Research World Conference on Research Integrity $2,500 2017
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
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 Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Ventilated surgical, dissection & recovery systems for rodent research $150,000 2017
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
Mosimann, Steven Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Structure and Function of PTP-like myo-inositol phosphatases $180,000 2017
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
Okine, Erasmus Arts & Science Canadian Glycomics Network Glyco-caged drug delivery to treat enteric inflammatory diseases in humans and livestock $27,000 2017
Okine, Erasmus Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research CIHR UG Studentship $5,000 2017
Okine, Erasmus Arts & Science Tri-agency Institutional Programs Secretariat Canada 150 Research Chair in Biophysics $1,750,000 2017
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Health Canada Towards better understanding of the critical host protein, DDX3-HCV RNA interactions $104,400 2017
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Interaction Studies of Purified Biomolecules $343,458 2017
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Canada Research Chairs CRC in RNA & Protein Biophysics $500,000 2017
Pelech, Sharon Education Alberta Advisory Committee for Educational Studies Exploring Beauty and Aesthetics in Science Education with Pre-Service Teachers $5,060 2017
Pellis, Sergio Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Play and the development of the brain's social skills $200,000 2017
Pijl, Em Health Sciences City of Lethbridge Implementation of Managed Alcohol $24,957 2017
Rochdi, Nadia Arts & Science Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute Classification of Wetlands in Native Grasslands Using Optical and Synthetic Aperture Radar Remote Sensing 2017
Rochdi, Nadia Arts & Science Alberta Environment Sustainable Resource Development A Web-Based Monitoring System for Enhancing the Provincial Mapping and Monitoring Capability $100,000 2017
Roussel, Marc Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Theoretical studies of gene network dynamics $160,000 2017
Sanders, James Health Sciences PolicyWise for Children and Families Primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention of prenatal alcohol exposure and effects $5,000 2017
Sedgwick, Monique Health Sciences Western Northern Region Canadian Association of Schools An analysis of undergraduate student nurses' moral sensitivity during simulation $5,000 2017
Spencer, Locke Arts & Science Canada Research Chairs Canada Research Chair in Experimental Astrophysics $500,000 2017
Spencer, Locke Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Calibration Suite for Far-Infrared Astrophysics Instrumentation $150,000 2017
Spencer, Locke Arts & Science Alberta Economic Development and Trade Calibration Suite for Far-Infrared Astrophysics Instrumentation $150,000 2017
Sutherland, Robert Arts & Science Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories Catalyzing fundamental dementia research at Lethbridge $500,000 2017
Sutherland, Robert Arts & Science University of Calgary Keiko's U of C CREATE fund $13,333 2017
Sutherland, Robert Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Hippocampus and memory: A systems level approach $325,000 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
Taylor, Aaron Fine Arts Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Screen Acting and Embodied Cognition $98,970 2017
Vasey, Paul Arts & Science National Institute of Health A meta-analysis of male sexual orientation genetics $20,000 2017
Vilk, Greg OVPR Alberta Innovates Bio-Solutions The Entreinvestor Program: Applied Understanding of the Investment Ecosystem for Effective Entrepreneurship Development $10,000 2017
Vilk, Greg OVPR Alberta Innovates The Entreinvestor Training Program: An Experential Learning Program to Accelerate Entrepreneur-Investor Collisions $9,200 2017
Wetmore, Stacey Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Simulations of Biomolecular Interactions to Support Product Development $25,000 2017
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
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science RNA Society ARRTI Speaker Series 2017-18 $1,000 2017
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science WorkSafe BC Development of EMS pathogen detection tools using next generation sequencing $50,000 2017
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council RNA Bioengineering and Innovation $1,650,000 2017
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Engagement between Designer Microbes Inc. and the University of Lethbridge to explore the mutual interest in synthetic bio- engineering development for Agriculture and other Industry sectors $2,990 2017
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science MindFuel UofL iGEM Collegiate Team 2017 $26,000 2017
Wieden-Kothe, Ute Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research 11th International Ribosome Synthesis Conference $10,000 2017
Witcher, Chad Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research CIHR Travel Award (Chloe McNamee) $1,000 2017