grants

Professor Franco Carnevale, Principal Investigator VOICE (Views On Interdisciplinary Childhood Ethics, http://mcgill.ca/voice/) and team were recently awarded a Knowledge Synthesis Grant of $24, 821 by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) of Canada. http://www.sshrc-crsh.gc.ca/results-resultats/recipients-recipiendaires/2016/synthesis_june-synthese_juin-eng.aspx.

Classified as: SSHRC, Indigenous, grants, Pedagogy
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Published on: 11 Apr 2017

Congratulations to McGill School of Information Studies faculty member Dr. Catherine Guastavino on receiving an NSERC Engage Grant from the Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council of Canada, in partnership with Montreal-based industry partner and market leader Applied Acoustics Systems. Doctoral student David Romblom (Music Technology and Multimodal Interaction Lab) will take a leading role in this project on the development of virtual acoustics models to enhance user experience with software musical instruments.

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Classified as: Research, NSERC, grants
Published on: 13 Jan 2016

Congratulations to McGill School of Information Studies faculty member Dr. Karyn Moffatt on receiving an NSERC Engage Grant from the Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council of Canada to further research to support technological innovation in persuasive technology and game-based physical therapy. Dr. Rita Orji, Postdoctoral Researcher in the Accessible Computing Technology Lab, will take a leading role in the project.

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Classified as: Research, NSERC, grants
Published on: 11 Jan 2016

MEMORANDUM

DATE: September 28, 2015

TO: McGill Researchers, Academic Leadership and Administration Staff

CC: Suzanne Fortier, Principal and Vice-Chancellor, Christopher Manfredi, Provost

FROM: Michael Di Grappa, Vice-Principal Administration and Finance, Rose Goldstein, Vice-Principal, Research and International Relations

RE: Digital Record Retention

 

Dear Colleagues,

Classified as: tri-agency, grants, record retention, eDocumentum
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Published on: 1 Oct 2015

If you are involved with the financial administration of Tri-Agency grants, please read the message below from Elvie Coletta, Director, RFMS.

This message outlines Tri-Agency eligibility requirements for reimbursement of the new compliance fee for the International Mobility Programs.

When seeking reimbursement for the new compliance fee, it is recommended to use the following:

Classified as: Financial Services, tri-agency, grants, International Mobility Program, compliance fee
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Published on: 22 Apr 2015

Congratulations to Dr. Karyn Moffatt of the McGill School of Information Studies on her Google Faculty Award grant for the project "Supporting Communication for Persons with Aphasia via Contextual Prompting on a Heads-Up Display" with Co-PI Dr. Leah Findlater, University of Maryland, College Park.

Classified as: Research, grants
Published on: 15 Sep 2014

Congratulations to McGill School of Information Studies faculty member Dr. Catherine Guastavino on her NSERC (Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council of Canada) Engage Grant.

The project "Spatialized and Interactive Artificial Binaural Reverberation” is a 3D audio rendering project in collaboration with industry partner Audiokinetic, a Montreal-based company producing audio engines for interactive media and video games. 

Classified as: Research, NSERC, grants
Published on: 7 Aug 2014

Please join us in congratulating the recipients of the CIHR operating grants competition. (Posted July 4, 2014) 

Diane B Boivin
Pharmacological interventions to treat circadian disruption.

Thomas G Brown
Dynamic decision making in the trajectory to driving while impaired behaviour: a virtual reality, randomized controlled experiment.

Rob Whitley
Stopping the Stigma: Creating and Assessing an Anti-Stigma and Pro-Recovery Educational Intervention using Participatory Video with People with Mental Illness.

Classified as: CIHR, funding, Psychiatry awards, grants
Published on: 7 Jul 2014

Congratulations to McGill School of Information Studies PhD student Robert Douglas Ferguson on receiving a prestigious Social Science and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Doctoral Fellowship. 

Robert's research investigates how senior citizens, who wish to live independently and remain in their own homes for as long as possible, can benefit from the results of 20 years of research in Personal Information Management (PIM). 

Classified as: SIS, PhD, SSHRC, grants
Published on: 9 Jun 2014

Congratulations to McGill School of Information Studies faculty member Dr. Eun Park on her two-year McGill Internal SSHRC (Social Sciences and Humanities) Development Grant for her project "Linked Historical Collections as Networked Knowledge."

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Classified as: SIS, Research, grants
Published on: 6 Jun 2014

Congratulations to McGill School of Information Studies faculty member Dr. Charles-Antoine Julien on his five-year NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada) Discovery Grant for the project "Improving Retrieval of Unstructured Information using Existing Information Structures."

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Classified as: SIS, Research, grants
Published on: 6 Jun 2014

Please join us in congratulating the recipients of the CIHR operating grants competition. (Posted January 31, 2014) 

Frank J Elgar
Social, economic and policy influences on social inequalities in adolescent health: a cross-national comparative study in 43 countries (1986-2014)

Bruno J Giros
A pharmacological approach to reduce cognitive deficits in psychosis: Targeting of the dopamine D1 receptors.

Eric A Latimer
Evaluating the strengths model of case management for people with severe mental illness : A multi-province study

Classified as: CIHR, funding, Psychiatry awards, grants
Published on: 3 Feb 2014

Mimi Israël, MD, and Serge Beaulieu, MD, PhD received a 2013 “Coup de chapeau verdunois” for their commitment as first-line psychiatrists. The awards were handed out by Roger Cadieux, President of the Forum économique de Verdun, during a recognition ceremony on the evening of November 27.

This award recognizes the involvement of Verdun residents and employees.

Classified as: Research, Douglas Institute, grants, Salah El Mestikawy
Published on: 27 Nov 2013

Salah El Mestikawy, PhD, a researcher at The Douglas Institute, along with his research team, have received $1.5 million to explore the dual signalling capacity of neurons. This research grant is one of five new Multi-Investigator Research Initiative (MIRI) grants awarded by Brain Canada with funds from the Canada Brain Research Fund and Partners. The Douglas team will work with colleagues at the University of Western Ontario.

Classified as: Research, Douglas Institute, grants, Salah El Mestikawy
Published on: 27 Nov 2013

Merck Canada announced yesterday the allocation of a total of $16 million in grants to Quebec’s four faculties of medicine. McGill, along with Université de Montréal, Université de Sherbrooke and Université Laval will each receive $4 M to support health research with a translational component conducted in areas of unmet medical need. The announcement was made in Quebec City at the BioContact Quebec Biopharmaceutical Partnership Symposium, in the presence of Dr. Thomas R. Cannell, President and Managing Director, Merck Canada Inc., and of Pierre Duchesne, Minister of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology.

Classified as: medicine, grants, Merck
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Published on: 4 Oct 2013

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