$26.5 million for McGill Research from NSERC Discovery Research Programs

Published: 23Jun2022

Asked to list the most earthquake prone countries, few people would earmark Canada. Yet, in 2021, Natural Resources Canada identified 46 earthquakes, which registered between 1.8 and 5.3 magnitude...

McGill’s Hanadi Sleiman wins 2021 Polanyi Award

Published: 17Nov2021

Recognized for her ground-breaking advancements in the field of DNA nanotechnology and precision medicine to combat major diseases...

McGill Engineering youth outreach program awarded NSERC PromoScience grant

Published: 9Jun2021

Education that changes outcomes for whole communities—that’s the aim of the project, Engineering Engagement in School Curricula: Multi-year Design-thinking Projects for Indigenous and Marginalized...

Human song is universal

Published: 21Nov2019

Music, including songs with words, appears to be a universal phenomenon according to a paper published this week in Science. An international team of researchers involving musicians, data...

$5.5M support for new Canadian ecosystem service network

Published: 4Sep2019

Protecting Canada’s vast wealth of natural resources, which contribute significantly to our national economy, will depend on our ability to manage ecosystems and all the services they provide for...

Government of Canada Promotes Equity and Invests in Discovery Research at McGill

Published: 11Jul2019

In conjunction with a $35 million research funding announcement to support 128 researchers through the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada’s (NSERC) Discovery Grants program...

Widespread permafrost degradation seen in high Arctic terrain

Published: 22May2019

Rapid changes in terrain are taking place in Canada’s high Arctic polar deserts due to increases in summer air temperatures.

NSERC awards $3.7M to McGill-led research projects

Published: 3May2019

On May 3, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) announced the recent recipients of the NSERC Strategic Partnership Grants program. Six McGill-led projects in the Faculty of...

Evolving Research Funding Landscape, Changes at NSERC


The Associate Dean (Research) is pleased to invite you to a presentation about "Evolving Research Funding Landscape, Changes at NSERC", with special guest speaker Dr. Marc Fortin, Vice-President,...


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