Office of the Vice-Principal (Research)

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New funding for the future

Research News - 4 hours 38 min ago
SSHRC Insight and Partnership grants support ongoing research partnerships and new ideas.

Political Studies doctoral candidate receives Trudeau Scholarship

Research News - Fri, 07/12/2019 - 11:03
Linda Mussell's research involves intersectional policy analysis of intergenerational incarceration and the legacies of colonialism

Research for a safer Canada

Research News - Thu, 07/11/2019 - 10:14
Queen's University researcher David Skillicorn receives NSERC CREATE to train students to help tackle the country's cybersecurity issues.

Research institute receives critical funding

Research News - Wed, 07/10/2019 - 11:03
The Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research receives $25 million over 10 years to facilitate veteran research.

Canada-Cuba relations take a sad turn with new visa requirements

Research News - Tue, 07/02/2019 - 13:24
THE CONVERSATION: The ugly turn in Canadian-Cuba relations puts at risk decades of creative, productive connections between Cuban and Canadian people.

A Nobel pursuit

Research News - Tue, 06/25/2019 - 15:52
Queen's doctoral candidate Connor Stone selected to attend the 69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting where he can meet with the world’s top minds in physics.

Cognitive dissonance: Canada declares climate emergency and approves a pipeline

Research News - Tue, 06/25/2019 - 14:17
If the climate is in peril, why has the federal government approved a pipeline that will ship oil from Alberta to British Columbia?

New fellows recognized for research and leadership in engineering

Research News - Mon, 06/24/2019 - 10:01
Pascale Champagne and Kevin Deluzio inducted as Fellows of the Canadian Academy of Engineering.

Leaders in their fields garner competitive research chairs

Research News - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 15:42
Three new Canada Research Chairs emphasize commitment to diversity and inclusivity.

Sustainable finance: Canada risks being left behind in low-carbon economy

Research News - Mon, 06/17/2019 - 13:19
THE CONVERSATION: We need to equip Canada's financial sector to steer us through a global economic transition on our own terms. 

Powerful pollen

Research News - Wed, 06/12/2019 - 09:39
Queen’s University researcher P. Andrew Evans has uncovered a new process to deliver antibiotics using pollen to shield them.

Solving crime through chemistry

Research News - Thu, 06/06/2019 - 09:41
Queen’s University chemist Diane Beauchemin earns lifetime achievement award for her cutting-edge research.

Home game: Rethinking Canada through Indigenous hockey

Research News - Wed, 06/05/2019 - 12:31
The Conversation: If hockey is to be a sport that brings people together and fosters what’s best about Canada, it needs to reckon with Canada's – and hockey's – history of racism and settler colonialism.

Robots converge on campus

Research News - Tue, 06/04/2019 - 14:25
Top minds meet at Queen’s to discuss sector’s emerging research and technology.

Setting the stage for the artistic repatriation of Indigenous music

Research News - Fri, 05/31/2019 - 09:30
Queen’s scholar leads first successful effort to replace misappropriated song from copyrighted opera.

Sending surplus food to charity is not the way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Research News - Mon, 05/27/2019 - 12:23
The Conversation: Reducing food waste by feeding hungry Canadians is a simplistic solution that is deeply problematic and morally distressing.

Recognizing research excellence at Queen’s

Research News - Mon, 05/27/2019 - 10:26
Queen’s bestows its highest form of recognition for research excellence to five Queen’s faculty members at this year’s Spring Convocation.

Canada’s universities take on new Dimensions

Research News - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 10:34
Queen’s commits to the federal government’s Dimensions EDI program, championing equity, diversity, and inclusion across the research ecosystem.

Funding for new discoveries

Research News - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 14:49
Queen’s University researchers earn over $20 million in funding from the NSERC Discovery Grants program.

Rwanda and Sri Lanka: A tale of two genocides

Research News - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 12:54
The Conversation: This spring marks the 25th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide and the 10th year since the Tamil genocide in Sri Lanka.