University Research Services

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University Research Services

Past Information Session Materials

Please note that some recordings and presentations can be accessed only by members of the Queen's community using SSO (Queen's Single Sign On)*


Research Development Day May 2, 2019 Information Sessions

EDI Workshop - Infomation Booklet (PDF, 1 MB)

EDI Workshop Scenarios (PDF, 872 KB)

The Conversation Slides (PDF, 4 MB)

Stages for Impact Planning Handout (PDF, 36 KB)

MITACS Presentation (PDF, 548 KB)

Impact Plan Template (PDF, 106 KB)


David Phipps - Impact Planning Workshop (PDF, 4 MB)

Impact Strategy Assessment Checklist (PDF, 115 KB)


June 11, 2018 Information Session

Insight Grant Session (PDF, 147 KB)

URS Session (PDF, 510 KB)

Condensed 5 Year Plan and Research Story Workshop (PDF, 2 MB)

5 Year Plan Worksheet (17 KB)

All About NIH - A Two-Part Information Series
  • Part 1: A PI's Perspective on Navigating NIH Programs
  • Part 2: How to Find & Apply for NIH Funding Opportunities
May 31, 2018 & June 7, 2018 Information Session

Part 1: NIH Panel Discussion - URS Summary (PDF, 723 KB)

Part 2: Finding & Applying for NIH Funding (PDF, 1.68 MB)

SSHRC Connection Grant

May 23, 2018 Webinar Slide Deck (PDF, 546 KB)

CTL Educational Research Series: Grant Writing Workshop

April 18, 2018 Information Session

6 Tips for Grant Writing (PDF, 930 KB)

Developing a Summary: Creating a Scaffold for your Proposal (PDF, 549 KB)

Educational Research Funding Opportunities (PDF, 1.18 MB)

Natural Sciences and Engineering New Faculty Information Session

January 4, 2018

Presenters from URS, Research Partnerships and Research Contracts: Kelly Cathcart, Vera Kettnaker, Bonnie Stewart David Hyndman and Ricardo Smalling 

New faculty orientation slides (PPTX, 881 KB)
Funding sources slides (PPTX, 1.65MB)


SSHRC Research Grants Updates

September 12, 2017

Presenter, Dr. Time Wilson

Slides (PDF, 14 MB)

ERA Info session

June 15 2017

Presenter Tehani Mott, Ontario MRIS

Slides (PPT, 3122 KB)

Discovery Info Session

June 5 2017

Presenters Dr. Kerry Rowe and Dr. Neil Magoski

Mitacs Info Session, Health Sciences

May 3, 2017



Mitacs Info Session, Natural Sciences & Engineering

May 18, 2017




SSHRC Insight Development Grants Info Session

December 14, 2016

Presenters: Scott MacKenzie, Brant Abbott, Diane Davies

Email if you are interested in material from this session.

2016 Fall NSERC Discovery Info Session

September 9, 2016

Panel discussion with Sharon Regan and Carlos Saavedra

ERA 2016 slides (PPT, 311 KB)

2016 ERA applicant info session

June 29, 2016



2016 NSERC Discovery Grants Information Session

June 9 2016

Presenters: Kent Novakowski, Vera Kettnaker (URS), Stephen Scott

Zipped Slides

2016 NSERC Engage Info Session


April 6, 2016

Presenters: John Jackson

Email if interested in material from this session.


2016 NSERC Strategic Grants Information Session

February 3, 2016

Presenters: Cathy Crudden (Chemistry) and Vera Kettnaker (URS)

URS slides