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
Leung, Brenda Health Sciences Alberta Health Services Exploring the mental healthcare needs of children in Alberta $48,535 2016
Leung, Brenda Health Sciences Alberta Health Services Metabolomics profiling of metabolic function in pregnant women: assessing an innovation for precision medicine $10,000 2016
Li, Fangfang Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Alberta child language acquisition research: Weaving an integrative and inclusive network $28,153 2016
Li, Fangfang Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council The development of child speech articulation: Longitudinal and cross-language perspectives $20,000 2016
Li, Fangfang Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Speech production in children enrolled in second language education programs $151,495 2016
Li, Hua Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation Platform for Advanced Design Leading to Manufacturing in Micro-Nano Technologies $0 2016
Logue, David Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Subaward: The nature, function and evolution of signal complexity in animal and human communication systems $20,000 2016
McNaughton, Bruce Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Hippocampal cortical interactions and the extraction of knowledge from episodic memory $450,000 2016
McNaughton, Bruce Arts & Science European Commission Investigation of local and global cortical circuits with advanced neural probes for high-resolution $0 2016
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Canadian Institutes of Health Research Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes of Prenatal Stress $1,150,575 2016
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions Prediction and Understanding of Resilience in Albertan Families: Longitudinal Study of Disaster Responses (PURLS) $119,078 2016
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation The Effects of Prenatal Stress on Immune Activation and the Severity of Multiple Sclerosis in an Animal Model $1,000 2016
Metz, Gerlinde Arts & Science Branch Out Neurological Foundation Understanding the Impact of Early Experience on MS Risk $1,000 2016
Mills, Josephine Fine Arts Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council You Are Here: an interdisciplinary workshop and knowledge mobilization program $48,000 2016
Mohajerani, Majid Alzheimer Society of Canada Toward dissecting the etiology of Alzheimer's disease: Is altered neuronal activity a pathology or compensation? $199,950 2016
Mohajerani, Majid Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions The effects of circadian disruption cognition in aging $45,000 2016
Morris, Joy Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Symmetries of Cayley Graphs $80,000 2016
Mueller, Richard Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation The CRDCN Transition to High Performance Computing: Liberating Data for Research and Policy $11,952 2016
Mueller, Richard Arts & Science Canada Foundation for Innovation CRDCN: Evolving to Meet New Research Data Needs and Policy Priorities $11,952 2016
Newberry, Janice Arts & Science Alberta Centre for Child, Family and Community Research Raising Spirit: The Opokaa'sin Digital Storytelling Project $40,000 2016
Newberry, Janice Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Photo-elicitation and Local Values in Childrearing in Blackfoot Territory $14,900 2016
O'Donnell, Dan Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Future Commons: Transforming Scholarly Communication through Collective Action $200,000 2016
Okine, Erasmus Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Biological variations in efficiency of nutrient utilization $46,945 2016
Okine, Erasmus Arts & Science Alberta Innovation and Advanced Education Clincial 3T Human MRI facility $74,000 2016
Patel, Trushar Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council IDENTIFYING STRUCTURAL FEATURES OF VIRAL RNA RECOGNIZED BY HOST HELICASES $155,000 2016
Piquette, Noella Education Alberta Health Services Strengthening the impact of a school-based tobacco prevention program through vigorous evaluation $145,000 2016
Popov, Alexey Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Invariant subspaces and their applications in operator theory and operator algebras $95,000 2016
Pyle, Gregory Arts & Science Environment Canada Evaluating the resiliency of aquatic ecosystems to a catastrophic mine tailings spill event: The 2014 Mount Polley incident in the Quesnel River Watershed, British Columbia $168,410 2016
Rasmussen, Joseph Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Establishing the winter habitat requirements of Cutthroat trout on Gold Creek Alberta $83,200 2016
Rice, Jackie Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Sociolinguistics Tools in the Analysis of Language Use in Software Development $100,000 2016
Rochdi, Nadia Arts & Science Alberta Environment and Parks A Web-Based Monitoring System for Enhancing the Provincial Mapping and Monitoring Capability $100,000 2016
Rodrigues, Hillary Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Characterizing Modern Nondual Spirituality $43,048 2016
Rood, Stewart Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Energy and Environment Solutions Implementing Functional Flows: Floodplain Water Use and Dam Operations in the South Saskatchewan River Basin $360,000 2016
Roussel, Marc Arts & Science MITACS Design of a gene network implementing an associative memory circuit $5,000 2016
Roussel, Marc Arts & Science MITACS A new gene network model of associative memory $5,000 2016
Schultz, elizabeth Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Functional analysis of the FKD proteins adn environmental control of leaf vein pattern $140,000 2016
Shan, Gongbing Arts & Science Sport Science Association of Alberta Biomechanical Quantification of Influence Factors Related to the Hammer-Throw Quality $7,000 2016
Spenceley, Shannon Health Sciences MSI Foundation Reducing Moral Distress in Nursing Providers of Dementia Care: Knowledge to Action in Continuing Care $98,000 2016
Sutherland, Robert Arts & Science Alberta Prion Research Institute Imaging spread of pathogenic effects of amyloid-§ seeding $142,300 2016
Tatsuno, Masami Arts & Science Japan Science and Technology Agency Investigation of mathematical principles of consolidation of procedural memory $0 2016
Tatsuno, Masami Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions Targeted memory reactivation for faster motor learning $32,820 2016
Thakor, Nehal Arts & Science Rare Disease Foundation Developing Next Generation Therapeutic Approaches for Glioblastoma Multiforme Using Patients Derived Brain Tumor Initiating Cells $3,500 2016
Thakor, Nehal Arts & Science Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Regulation of mRNA Translation During Cellular Stress and Apoptosis $130,000 2016
Thakor, Nehal Arts & Science Alberta Innovates Health Solutions Developing Next Generation Therapeutic Approach for Glioblastoma Multiforme Using Patient Derived Brain Tumor Initiating Cells $40,000 2016
Vallee, Mickey Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Vibration Communities Project: Citizen Science, Big Data, and Bioacoustics $54,098 2016
Vasey, Paul Arts & Science Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Inter-sexual mate competition in three cultures $141,756 2016
Wetmore, Stacey Arts & Science Zayed University Computational Studies of the Connection between Heard Disease and Diabetes $16,000 2016
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science MindFuel Lethbridge High School iGEM 2016 $16,000 2016
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science MindFuel iGEM Collegiate Team 2016 $24,000 2016
Wieden, Hans-Joachim Arts & Science MindFuel High School IGEM 2017 $16,000 2016