Canada Research Chairs

Support for Research and Development

5 chairs

$ 7 million

Over 15 years of excellence

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. This program was launched in 2000 and finances researchers in the following fields:

  • Natural sciences
  • Engineering
  • Health sciences
  • Humanities

The Faculty of Agriculture and Food Sciences alone accounts for five of the Canada Research Chairs.  Each chairholder receives $1.4 million, over seven years, in funding.

Our 5 Canada Research Chairs are :

  • Questions?

    Office of the Research Associate Dean
    418-656-2131 ext. 402037
    Paul-Comtois Pavilion
           Room 1104