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The Principal’s Prize for Outstanding Emerging Researchers

Call for nominations

Deadline: February 15, 2014

Please send nomination packages and address questions to meredith [dot] chatman [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Meredith Chatman), Prizes and Awards Administrator in the Office of Sponsored Research.


RAC Terms of Reference

Mandate and purpose

The Research Advisory Council (RAC) is the primary advising body to the Vice-Principal (Research and International Relations) (VPRIR) and is consulted on University-wide research dossiers under the portfolio of Research and International activities at McGill.

Research Advisory Council

Overview and context

The Research Advisory Council (RAC) is the primary advising body to the Vice-Principal (Research and International Relations) (VPRIR) and is consulted on University-wide research dossiers under the portfolio of Research and International activities at McGill.

Coordinator, Engineering and Science Research and Innovation

Peter Grütter

Peter Grütter is a professor of physics at McGill University. In June 2013, he became Chair of the Department of Physics, after serving as Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Education, for the Faculty of Science for four years.

Coordinator, Health Research and Innovation

Philippe Gros

Philippe Gros obtained his PhD in experimental medicine from McGill University and, following postdoctoral training at Massachusetts General Hospital and MIT, joined the Department of Biochemistry at McGill in 1985, where he has been a full professor since 1994. In 2013, he was named Vice-Dean, Life Sciences, in the Faculty of Medicine.

Chair, Innovation Steering Committee

Phil Barker

Dr. Phil Barker is a molecular biologist and biochemist at the Montreal Neurological Institute (MNI), and James McGill Professor in the Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery and Anatomy and Cell Biology at McGill University. 

Research and International Relations: Improved Collaboration and Service

Wed, 2013-05-15 11:20

Dr. Rose Goldstein, Vice-Principal (Research and International Relations), is pleased to announce that three leading McGill researchers have joined the Research and International Relations (RIR) leadership team:

Source Site: /research

24 Hours of Innovation

Fri, 2013-05-03 15:36

Consider it a cram session for change.

Starting at 9 a.m. on May 21 (in Montreal at least), some of the world’s brightest young thinkers will have one short day to create, develop, and pitch solutions to some of society’s stickiest problems. This is the 24h de l’Innovation competition.

Source Site: /research

Update of the Media Guide to McGill Experts

Fri, 2013-04-26 16:23

Every day, members of the local, national, and international media look to McGill for expertise and commentary on a vast range of topics in the news. McGill’s Media Relations Office (MRO) handles most of these calls and, as in all leading universities, publishes an online directory of experts that is made available to journalists to make their jobs easier.

We are writing to ask for your collaboration in helping the MRO update the Guide to McGill Experts, ensuring it is as complete and accurate as possible.

Source Site: /research

Beatty Memorial Lecture 2013: “Architecture and the Passage of History” by Witold Rybczynski

Sat, 2013-10-19 10:00 - 12:00
Pollack Hall : 555 Sherbrooke Street West Montreal, Quebec , H3A 1E3
Price: Free, but registration is appreciated.

Register now >>

“Architects have always looked back in order to move forward,” observed the great British architect, James Stirling.

Contact Information

Contact: Lorraine Torpy
Organization: Research and International Relations
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-3992
Source Site: /research