Office of the Vice-President (Research)

Office of the Vice-President (Research)

The Office of the Vice-President (Research):

  • Builds top-level provincial, national, and international research collaborations.
  • Liaises with funding agencies and governments; promotes industry partnerships.
  • Maximizes the benefits of UAlberta research to the scholarly community and to the quality of life locally, provincially, and nationally.
  • Helps place Canada at the global forefront of groundbreaking research and innovations.

Working closely with other university portfolios and external stakeholders locally and abroad, the Vice-President Research portfolio strives to create the environment and opportunities that enable UAlberta faculty, staff, and students to have the greatest impact in their fields and conduct outstanding research and creative activities that fuel discovery and advance knowledge.