University Research Services

University Research Services
University Research Services

Resources for Research at Queen’s (R4R@Q)

A brown bag lunchtime series brought to you by University Research Services.

What is your roadmap to research success? From project conception to research impact, are you using all of the resources and services available to you? Do you know what services are available, and who can help you navigate your options?

R4R@Q is here to acquaint Queen's researchers with the resources and people who are here to help. Sessions run once per month from October to March in Stauffer Library Room 121 from 12:30-1:30. 

The 2019/2020 series:

  • Wednesday, October 23: Topic TBD
  • Wednesday, November 13: Topic TBD
  • Wednesday, December 11: Topic TBD
  • Tuesday, January 21: Topic TBD
  • Wednesday, February 12: Topic TBD
  • Wednesday, March 11: Topic TBD

Coffee/tea and water will be provided, please feel free to bring your lunch.

For questions, please contact Traci Allen. Once available, please register via the individual session page (seating is limited).              

Research Support Service Units:


  • Jennifer Doyle, Chief Information Officer

Queen’s University Library (QUL):

  • Courtney Matthews, Head, Open Scholarship Services

University Research Services (URS) Grants:

  • Karen Samis, Assistant Director, Grants and International Research Development
  • Adrian Kelly, Research Projects Advisor (Faculty of Arts and Science)

University Research Services Ethics & Compliance:

  • Jennifer Couture, Manager, Research Ethics Compliance 

University Relations: Research Communications

  • Melinda Knox, Associate Director, Research Profile and Initiatives

VP Research Portfolio:

  • Kelly Blair - Matuk, Associate Director

VP Research Portfolio: Centre for Advanced Computing (CAC):

  • Chris MacPhee, Assistant Director, Operations

VP Research Portfolio: Office of Partnerships and Innovation (OPI):

  • Margo Langford, Senior Contracts Negotiator, Research Contracts Unit
  • Stephen Scribner, Director Intellectual Property, Patent Agent, Technology Transfer Unit

2019 Inaugural Series Information