Call for Nominations – The Next 36

From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research & Innovation Date: August 22, 2016 Re: Call for Nominations – The Next 36 On Monday, September 19 at 4:00pm, I will be hosting a reception to introduce selected University of Toronto students to The Next 36 program. The Next 36 program selects 36 top students from across Canada and provides an intensive … Read More

Call for Submissions – Federal Science Review & Consultation

From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research & Innovation Date: August 17, 2016 Re: Call for Submissions – Federal Science Review & Consultation The deadline to provide an online submission to Canada’s Fundamental Science Review is September 30, 2016. As noted in PDAD&C #2, the mandate for this review includes research across disciplines, research funding provided by the … Read More

Major Research Project Management (MRPM) Fund

From: Vivek Goel, Vice-President, Research & Innovation Date: August 9, 2016 Re: Major Research Project Management (MRPM) Fund The Major Research Project Management (MRPM) Fund was launched in 2011 to provide support for the management of large, complex, multi-PI, CRC-eligible research grants, in partnership with academic divisions. I have reviewed and consulted on the program scope and … Read More

Expert Panel on Sexual Violence Policies – Release of Recommendations (PDAD&C #6)

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost Angela Hildyard, Vice-President, Human Resources & Equity Date: August 11, 2016 Re: Expert Panel on Sexual Violence Policies – Release of Recommendations (PDAD&C #6) On May 20, we announced the creation of three expert panels tasked with supporting the University’s action plan to prevent and respond to sexual violence … Read More