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Centres and Institutes (established at Queen's University)

University Centres and Institutes

Name Director/
Coordinator
Established Last
Reviewed
Next
Review
Comments
Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research Alice Aiken September 10, 2013 n/a 2018 Reports to Vice-Principal (Research)
Centre for Neuroscience Studies

(formerly Centre for the Study of Molecular Neuroscience)
Doug Munoz 1996 2015

2020

Reports to Vice-Principal (Research)
GeoEngineering Centre Ian D. Moore November 18, 2004 2009

2014

(in progress)

Reports to Vice-Principal (Research)
Centre for Advanced Computing Don Aldridge 2002 n/a 2013 Reports to Vice-Principal (Research)
Human Mobility Research Centre

Co-Directors: Tim Bryant & Ryan Bicknell

2002 2009

2014 (in progress)

Reports to Vice-Principal (Research)
Sudbury Neutrino Observatory Institute (SNOLAB) Tony Noble 1989 2013 2018 Reports to Vice-Principal (Research)

Water Research Centre (provisionally approved)

Kent Novakowski N/A N/A N/A Reports to Vice-Principal (Research)

Faculty Centres and Institutes

Name

Director/

Coordinator

Established

Last

Reviewed

Next

Review

Comments

Cancer Research Institute at Queen's University

David Berman

2001

2011

2016 (in progress)

Reports to Health Sciences

Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace

Kevin Banks

2014 n/a 2019 Reports to Faculty of Law

Centre for Energy and Power Electronics Research (ePower)

Praveen Jain

2011

n/a

2016

Reports to Engineering and Applied Science

Centre for Health Services and Policy Research

Michael Green

2001

2012

2017

Reports to Health Sciences

Centre for International and Defence Policy

Stéfanie von Hlatky

1975

2013

2018

Reports to School of Policy Studies

Centre for Studies in Primary Care

Richard Birtwhistle

2000

2015

2020

Reports to Department of Family Medicine

Centre for Studies on Democracy and Diversity

Margaret Moore

1993

2014

2019

Reports to Arts and Science

Fuel Cell Research Centre

Brant Peppley

2007

2012

2017

Reports to the Dean of Engineering and Applied Science

Institute for Intergovernmental Relations

Elizabeth Goodyear-Grant

1965

2014

2019

Reports to School of Policy Studies

Queen's Institute for Energy and Environmental Policy 

Warren Mabee 

 2006

2011 

2016 

Reports to School of Policy Studies

Surveillance Studies Centre 

David Lyon

 2009

2012 

2017 

Reports to the Faculty of Arts & Science

 

Name

Director/

Coordinator

Established

Comments

Industrial Relations Centre

Paul Juniper

1960

Reports to School of Policy Studies

John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy

Christopher Ferrell

1984

Reports to Arts and Science

 

Research Groups, Units, Laboratories, Programs, etc.

Name

Coordinator

Established

Comments

Analytical Services Unit

Allison Rutter

1980

Reports to School of Environmental Studies

Applied Magnetics Group

David Atherton

and Lynann Clapham

1980

Reports to Department of Physics

Assessment and Evaluation Group

Liying Cheng

Don Klinger

Lyn Shulha

Robert Wilson

2002

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Better Beginnings Research Unit

Colleen Loomis

1990

 

Bioremediation (Research) Group

Daniel Lefebvre

2002

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Biomedical Computing Group

Randy Ellis

2008

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

CORE Obesity Research and Education

Robert Ross

2010

Reports to Dean of Arts and Science

Theory and History of Education Group

Rosa Bruno-Jofre

2007

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Studies Groups

Mark Jones/Shannon Smith

2004

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Biomechanics Ergonomics Lab

Joan M. Stevenson

1986

Reports to Phys. Ed.

Feminist Legal Studies Research Group

Kathleen Lahey

Bita Amani

2007

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Forum for Philosophy and Public Policy

Will Kymlika

1998

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Fudan-Queen's Network for Environment and Sustainability Research

John Meligrana

2009

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Gastrointestinal Diseases Research Unit

Stephen Vanner

1982

Reports to Health Sciences

genera Research Group (gRG)

Myra Hird

2010

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Gender Studies Research Group (GSRC)

Jane Tolmie

2009

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Geographic Information Systems Laboratory

John Bond, Geography

1990

Reports to Geography

Health Care Delivery Network

Ken Beckett, KGH

 

Reports to Health Sciences

Human Media Laboratory

Roel Vertegaal

2001

Reports to Head of School of Computing

Infection, Immunity and Inflammation (III) Research Group

Sam Basta

Bruce Banfield 

2010

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Information Processing and Communications Laboratory

Steven Blostein

1992

Reports to Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Macromolecular Process and Product Development Group

Robin Hutchinson

2008

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics Services Unit

Robert Lemieux

2009

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Mathematical Biology Research Group

William Nelson

2008

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Mathematics, Science and Technology Education Group

Jamie Pyper

1990

Reports to Faculty of Education

Medieval Seminar

Ruth Wehlau

1998

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

National Executive Forum on Public Property

David Gordon

1998

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Northern Studies Group

Scott Lamoureux

1978

Reports to Biology

Nursing and Health Research Group Joan Tramner 2014 Reports to School of Nursing

Paleoecological Environmental Assessment and Research Laboratory (PEARL)

John Smol, Biology

Brian Cumming, Biology

1984

Reports to Biology

Parallel Computation Group / Parallel Computation Laboratory

Selim G. Akl

1980

Reports to School of Computing

Probability and Statistics Group

Terry Smith

1970

Reports to Mathematics and Statistics

Queen's - RMC Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Group (AMMG)

Brian Surgenor

 

Reports to Engineering and Applied Science

Queen's Facility for Isotope Research (QFIR)

 

Dr. T. Kurtis Kyser

1997

 

Queen's University Numerically Intensive Computing Group (QNIC)

Doug Mewhort

1997

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Queen's University Research Group for Studies on the Reproductive and Developmental Origins of Health, Disability and Disease

Chandra Tayade

2010

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Queen's University Research Group in Linguistics

Mireille Tremblay

1998

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Social Program Evaluation Group (SPEG)

John Freeman

1980

Reports to Faculty of Education

Strathy Language Unit

Anastasia Riehl

1981

Reports to English Department

Studies in National and International Development (SNID)

Victoria Henderson

1983

Reports to Arts and Science

Sustainable Development Research Group

Allison Goebel

2002

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Teaching of History Research Group

Paul Banfield

2003

Reports to Advisory Research Council, Queen's

Provisionally Approved Centres

Name

Director/

Coordinator

(dial 613-533-6000

before extension)

Provisionally Approved

by Principal

Comments

Water Research Centre 

Kent Novakowski

 November 27, 2012

Reports to the VP (Research) 

Other Units: 

CIHR Group in Sensory-Motor Physiology