FSAA: A leader in agri-food research

FSAA represented in 4 types of chairs

As research programs aimed at rewarding and recognizing excellence, chairs help researchers to excel in their field. The Faculty of Agriculture and Food Sciences is proud to be represented by its researchers in 4 types of chairs.

Chairs are made possible thanks to the financial participation of the federal government, the provincial government, associations, federations and a range of private partners who believe in research and its benefits for the community.

Chaire d’excellence en recherche du Canada

Programme des chaires d’excellence en recherche du Canada aide les universités canadiennes à consolider la réputation du Canada comme chef de file mondial en recherche et en innovation

Canada Research Chairs

The Canada Research Chairs program stands at the centre of a national strategy to make Canada one of the world's top countries in research and development

NSERC Industrial Research Chairs

The NSERC Industrial Research Chairs aim to assist universities in undertaking large-scale research in the fields of natural sciences or engineering. This program also seeks to promote this initiative in areas that are not developed by universities. The transfer of knowledge and training are at the heart of their mission. Researchers backed by the NSERC are at the cutting edge of science.

Partnered Chairs

This innovative program, unique to Université Laval, allows for the creation of winning partnerships with organizations and private companies. Through these partnerships, it is possible to carry out high-level research programs while meeting society's needs.

Educational Leadership Chairs

This innovative program, unique to Université Laval, reinforces its potential for pedagogical innovation. The training of skilled and responsible people who are promoters of change is the core mission of the Faculty of Agriculture and Food Sciences at Université Laval.

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