Vice-Principal Research

Pushing the boundaries of knowledge

This photo shows diamond-shaped protein crystals from a protein that is key to the pathogenicity of Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteria. Crystal structures of such proteins inform the design of much-needed new antibiotic drugs.
Photo by: Nolan Neville
Photo courtesy of The Art of Research

Queen's Research Portfolio

Research Services

Institutional Programs
Research Operations
Strategic Initiatives

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Ethics Compliance

General Research Ethics Board
Health Sciences and Affiliated Teaching Hospitals Research Ethics Board

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Partnerships and Innovation

Research Legal Services

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Advanced Computing

Cognitive Analytics Hub
Data Centre
Digital Research

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Safeguarding Your Research

The ever-changing geopolitical environment calls for extra precautions to protect the security of your research, and intellectual property.

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Researcher Resources

  • Resources for Research at Queen’s (R4R@Q)
  • Integrating EDII in Research
  • Research Contracts
  • Indigenous Research
  • Login access for TRAQ and Topaz

Projects in development to improve Research at Queen's

  • Research Discovery Network
  • TRAQ 2.0
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Research Prominence

[Photo of Dr. Lynda Colgan]

Mar 16, 2023

Math education, made fun

Queen’s professor emerita Lynda Colgan receives the 2023 Margaret Sinclair Memorial Award for lifetime devotion to inspiring a love of science and math in youth.

[Photo of Drs. Praveen Jain and Claire Davies]

Mar 14, 2023

Top Canadian honours for two field-leading researchers

Claire Davies and Praveen Jain win the Killam Fellowship and Killam Prize, two of Canada’s most competitive research honours.

Upcoming Events




12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Virtual - Microsoft Teams

Tales from the Trenches: Research Data Management in Practice

Join a virtual panel discussion to learn about various journeys in research data management (RDM)

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Event Presentation

EDI in Research Practice: A Workshop to Develop Your EDI Action Plan

Queen's faculty members are invited to learn how to develop an action plan to embed equity, diversity, and inclusion in research programs and practices through a hands-on, in-person, full-day workshop.

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Decorative image showing a child with a cardboard jetpack chasing a butterfly. The image also includes a DNA strand and fossils and the Science Rendezvous Kingston logo.

Science Rendezvous Kingston

Science Rendezvous Kingston will take over the Leon’s Centre and The Tragically Hip Way turning them into the largest pop-up science Discovery Centre in Canada!

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