Central IT (ITS)
|Email: itsupport [at] mcgill.ca
Escalations: 514-398-3398 (ask to speak to a supervisor)
|Email: science.it [at] mcgill.ca
Phone: 514-398-7087 (M-F 9am – 4pm)
Escalations: Carlos Aviles (carlos.aviles [at] mcgill.ca)
Contact Central IT for:
Desktop/laptop support for Admin staff
Contact Science IT for:
Teaching computer labs
Departmental servers and software
AV and printing for private rooms
Base services for research
Custom professional services for research
About Science IT Services
We are a team of 15 technology professionals holding a rich skill set ranging from end-user computing to server infrastructure and application development. On average our team members have over 11 years of experience at McGill and hold deep operational knowledge of the departments and schools that make up the Faculty of Science.
Support academic and administrative staff in the Faculty of Science with bespoke technology solutions and advisory services. Complement the university’s central IT services by developing and maintaining software and hardware solutions for departmental teaching, research, and administrative needs. Help researchers define computing architectures for their grant funding applications and provide optional implementation and operational support services.
- End-user desktop computing support: Windows, macOS, Linux
- Linux server infrastructure: High-Performance Computing, GPU Computing, Virtualization, standalone services.
- Software development environments: Python, R
- Cloud services (emerging): Lab Services, Virtual Desktops, Custom environments