Three innovative research partnerships at McGill University have received significant long-term investments from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) partnership grants program, totaling more than $6.8 million. Each project will use novel approaches to advance knowledge and understanding on critical issues of intellectual, social, economic and cultural significance -- from teaching computers to recognize musical symbols in images, to deepening understanding about text mining and the place of information technology within society.

Classified as: partnerships, Research, SSHRC, interdisciplinary, Andrew Piper, Ichiro Fujinaga, Peter G. Brown, text mining
Published on: 27 Aug 2014

McGill University has signed three important memoranda of understanding this week for collaborative research partnerships with institutions in Israel. The memoranda were signed by Dr. Rose Goldstein, McGill’s Vice-Principal (Research and International Relations), during an economic mission led by Montreal Mayor Gérald Tremblay and co-organized by the Chambre de commerce du Montréal métropolitain and Montréal International.

Classified as: Research and Discovery, Bar-Ilan, Goldstein, Israel, Sackler, Tel-Aviv, Weizmann, partnerships, Szyf
Published on: 14 Sep 2012