Name & Title
807-343-8010 Ext. 8201
|Appointments and/or messages for the Vice-President, Research and Innovation; general information regarding institutional processes for Canada Research Chair (CRC) nomination and/or recruitment; information on internal research funding/awards, including Senate Research Committee (SRC) funds.|
Research Administration Services
Name & Title
Operational procedures for the Office of Research Services; research related policies and procedures; research integrity; institutional research programs (CRCs,CFI); research infrastructure; advice on preparing major research proposals; research related promotion and media events.
General inquiries regarding research administration and services; Romeo Research Portal database support, booking of appointments for Research Services staff.
Research Events Coordinator (Part-time)
807-343-8010 Ext. 7289
Coordination of research workshops and events, including Research and Innovation Week.
Research Facilitation Services
Research Facilitator (Institutional Programs)
807-343-8010 Ext. 8092
External research funding opportunities, incl. CFI LOF; submission of external research funding proposals incl. Tri-Council submissions (CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC) appointment of postdoctoral fellows; invitations to visiting scholars.
Rebecca Heffernan, PhD
Research & Strategic Initiatives Facilitator
Office of Research and Innovation
Lakehead University Orillia
(705) 330-4008 ext 2022 firstname.lastname@example.org
For general inquiries and advice on strategies to increase research and innovation capacity at the Orillia campus.
For assistance establishing research collaborations, opportunities, and community and private sector partnerships in Orillia, Simcoe County, and beyond.
For assistance developing funding applications and proposals.
Alexandria Haslehurst, PhD
Research Facilitator (Natural Sciences, Engineering and Health)
807-343-8010 Ext. 8290
Pre-award assistance through: grant applications in the natural sciences and engineering and health.
Jill E. Sherman
International Research Facilitator
807-343-8010 Ext. 8014
International (inbound and outbound) research funding opportunities; pre-award assistance; international faculty and student mobility; Mitacs coordinator; international research partnerships and agreements; support for the CALAREO Consortium.
Roopa Rakshit, PhD
807-343-8010 Ext. 8862
Pre-award assistance through: grant applications in the social sciences and humanities; SSHRC application internal peer review program; knowledge-mobilization strategies and partnership development with the not-for-profit sector and government.
Research Ethics and Post-Award Services
Ethics certification for research involving humans and animals. Research award/contract finalization, including Tri-council sub-awards; establishment of research accounts.
Research Ethics Coordinator
807-343-8010 Ext. 8933
Administrative coordination of ethics certification for research involving humans.
Guidance and instruction on all aspects of Lakehead's Animal Care and Use Program, including laboratory animal health and welfare monitoring, clinical care, animal user training, AUP and SOP review, facility oversight and regulatory compliance.
Office of the Associate-Vice-President, Research and Graduate Studies
(807) 343-8010 ext. 8863
Appointments and/or messages for the Associate Vice-President, Research and Graduate Studies; information regarding Research Centres and Research Institutes; information regarding external Research awards and prizes; information regarding the Regional Research Fund.
Name & Title
University-industry research partnerships, collaborative relationship building between researchers, industry partners and funding agencies, industry inquiries, assistance with funding applications, development and maintenance of relevant networks. Economic development initiatives.
Intellectual Property Management; research award/contract negotiation and finalization, including negotiation of research agreements with industry, funding agencies and partners; material transfer, non-disclosure and intellectual property agreements; intellectual property protection (patent/copyright/trademark), commercialization and funding; licensing, spin-off company creation and commercial research proposal support; marketing support
Support with developing your startup business, resources available for business startup and development, events and workshops in Ingenuity, accessing the makerspace or media room in Ingenuity, developing entrepreneurial programming, delivering workshops focused on small business development.
Administrative management of all IPED activities; general office inquiries; how to get in touch with the Director, Industry Research Partnerships, or Director, Innovation Development; communicating IPED successes; supporting Lakehead’s commitment to Economic Development; planning and organizing Economic Development events; executing educational sessions, networking events, and other outreach initiatives.
As the Business Development Coordinator for Ingenuity, Taylor works with a talented team supporting University Faculty and Students through their entrepreneurial journey. Ingenuity’s entrepreneurial services include: workshops; guest speakers; boot camps; mentor networks; access to a prototype development lab; along with a variety of community partners to assist with your startup/business growth needs.
Name & Title
Oversees Lakehead University’s Centre for Analytical Services, Instrumentation Laboratory and Paleo-DNA Laboratory. Specializes in Scanning Electron Microscopy.
|General office inquires, job costing, invoicing, accounts receivable, client support, marketing and promotion of analytical services.|
Name & Title
|Graduate student funding opportunities, including Ontario Graduate Scholarship and Tri-Council Scholarship applications, arranging payment of stipends and awards to graduate students from faculty research grants.|