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
Barrett, Louise Arts & Science ISHE Variable Action and Motor Learning Among Preschool-aged Children $10,106 2020
Brassolotto, Julia Health Sciences University of Lethbridge AIHS Chair - Matching Funds $350,000 2020
Brassolotto, Julia Health Sciences Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Medical Assistance in Dying: Ethical and Policy issues in Southern Rural Alberta $57,322 2020
Byrne, James Arts & Science Alberta Real Estate Foundation Defining challenges and opportunities for South Sask. watershed communities under a rapidly changing climate: Regional Analyses and Case Studies $50,000 2020
Caspar, Sienna Health Sciences College of Licensed Pratical Nurses of Alberta Evaluating the Feasible and Sustainable Culture Change ModelÑa novel, web-based intervention designed to increase the provision of person-centred care practice in residential care homes. $25,000 2020
Chasmer, Laura Arts & Science Mitacs Advancing Climate-mediated Wetland Assessment and Change Detection using Earth Observation Data Fusion and Advanced Analytics $60,000 2020
Christensen, Darren Health Sciences Alberta Health Services Low dose buprenorphine to mitigate the barrier of withdrawal in transitioning a patient from opioid dependence to opioid maintenance therapy in an outpatient setting $10,000 2020
Demeler, Borries Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Use of Analytical Ultracentrifugation to Uncover Unique Characterization of Canola Feed Ingredients $25,000 2020
Demeler, Borries Arts & Science National Institutes of Health Elucidating molecular hetero-interactions using multi-wavelength analytical ultracentrifugation $330,259 2020
Demeler, Borries Arts & Science Applied Pharmaceutical Innovation Caktech Travel Award $3,348 2020
Demeler, Borries Arts & Science Alberta Innovates $25,000 2020
Gibb, Robbin Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation Cannabis and the Brain: Assessing the Differential Effects of Cannabis Strains on Neuroinflammation, Behaviour and Neuroanatomy in Rodent Models $2,000 2020
Goater, Cameron Arts & Science Alberta Conservation Association Life cycle, intra-host development and consequences of an emerging new pathogen of minnows in southern Alberta $10,197 2020
Goater, Cameron Arts & Science Alberta Conservation Association Causes and consequences of multiparasitism in wild and experimental populations of fathead minnows $10,783 2020
Golsteyn, Roy Arts & Science Shell Canada Ltd. The Prairie to Pharmacy Shell Legacy Project $25,000 2020
Golsteyn, Roy arts & Science Power Corporation Jim Coutts Prairie to Pharmacy Project $125,000 2020
Gruber, Aaron Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Novel therapeutic potential of non-psychotropic cannabinoids in pain, inflammation, and depression $297,000 2020
Hogue, Michelle Arts & Science Alberta Environment & Parks Traditional Ecological Knowledge Program $1,000,000 2020
Hopkinson, Chris Arts & Science Columbia Wetlands Stewardship Partners A remote sensing observation-based assessment of floodplain hydroperiod and wetland vulnerability along the Upper Columbia River; feasibility study $15,000 2020
Inglis, Doug arts & Science Canadian Glycomics Network Development of next-generation glyco-caged drugs to treat enteric inflammatory diseases in humans and livestock (CD-50) $66,000 2020
Lea, Brandie Senior Admin Mitacs Research Training Awards - Mitacs $9,000 2020
Litchke, Lyn Health Sciences University of Lethbridge Health Sci Res Allowance $20,000 2020
McCune, Jenny Arts & Science Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Conservation, and Parks Research and Monitoring for Wood-poppy $33,975 2020
McIntyre, Don Business University of Waterloo Practicing Reconciliation Through Teaching and Research on Haida Gwaii: A Collaborative Research Project $20,000 2020
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation State-of-the-Art Vivarium of the New Science and Academic Building $26,460 2020
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Weston Brain Institute $121,200 2020
Nicol, Lorraine Arts & Science Alberta Real Estate Foundation WPACs and Municipalities - Joint Initiatives and their Effect on Municipal Planning for Sustainable Communities in Alberta $30,000 2020
O'Donnell, Dan Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Canada-LATAM Workshop on Open and Inclusive access to research (Taller Canada-LATAM sobre acceso abierto y equitativo a la investigaci—n cient’fica), Santiago de Chile, November 2020 $25,000 2020
Okine, Erasmus Senior Admin Alberta Innovates AI Summer Studentship and HYRS Programs $150,000 2020
Otto, Jennifer Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Remembering Anabaptist Martyrs $23,050 2020
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Mitacs Towards developing inhibitors to treat CoVID-19 $210,000 2020
Pickles, Penny Senior Admin Government of Canada Canada Research Continuity Emergency Fund 2020
Spenceley, Shannon Health Sciences Canadian Institutes of Health Research Alberta Indigenous Mentorship in Health Innovation Network (AIM-HI Network) $1,500 2020
Thakor, Nehal Arts & Science Cancer Research Society Regulation of mRNA translation by eIF5B in glioblastoma $120,000 2020
Vasey, Paul Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council The Puzzles of Sexual Orientation & Gender Diversity Conference 2020 $19,279 2020
Wiseman, Steve Arts & Science Alberta Conservation Association Characterization of the sensitivity of three fish species inhabiting the Alberta Oil Sands Region to PAHs and alkyl PAHs $4,335 2020
Yevtushenko, Dmytro Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada CanPEDnet - The Canadian Potato Early Dying Network $84,870 2020
Archibald, Valerie Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Family STEM Night $2,550 2019
Basil, Debra Business Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council The Impact of touchscreen devices on individual judgment and decision making $7,000 2019
Boere, Rene Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Molecular Electrochemistry as Enabling Technology in Chemistry and Chemotherapeutics $120,000 2019
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
Bonifacio, Glenda Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Gender equality, foreign aid and Dutertism: A case study of post-Haiyan communities in the Philippines, 2016-2019 $42,696 2019
Caspar, Sienna Health Sciences Covenant Health The use of cinematic 3D virtual reality leisure activities for improved engagement and wellbeing of persons living with dementiaÑa pilot study $5,000 2019
Chasmer, Laura Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Wildfire Network 2019
Chasmer, Laura Arts & Science Canadian Space Agency Wetland assessment and monitoring using multi-EO data and advanced analytics (WAM-EO) $57,491 2019
Chasmer, Laura Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Development of a multi-temporal effective leaf area index model from multi-spectral lidar; Scaling to Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 data using machine learning $24,930 2019
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the 2019 Rocky Mountain Regional Programming Contest $3,180 2019
Cheng, Howard Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Participation at the 2020 ICPC North American Championship $1,350 2019
Clark, Christine Fine Arts Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Concepts That Bite Through Time $249,953 2019
Copeland, Jennifer Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research Stand When You Can: Feasibility of a multi-level intervention to modify sedentary behaviour among older adults in assisted living. $92,685 2019