Office of the Vice-President Research
Latest OVPR news:
See more: funding programs, research support resources (listservs and newsletters, workshops) proposal development for major institutional competitions, undergraduate student research
Full spectrum support for collaborative research: proposal and research cluster development, compliance reviews and post-award administration, and related essential services to provide researchers with a competitive edge, engage undergraduate students in the institution’s discovery mission, and advance institutional programming and initiatives.
See more: entrepreneurship, innovator's guide, tech transfer, intellectual property, intellectual property legal forms, fast licensing
Innovation Mobilization: Creating significant and sustainable value for society, industry and the environment, by helping researchers explore pathways to impact for their innovations, including patenting, licensing, and venture creation.
Partnerships: Helping researchers engage in strategic partnerships and creating strong innovation ecosystem partnerships to pave the way to innovation impact.
See more: News releases, Discovery Digest newsletter, Young Innovators series, The Conversation Canada, Images of Research competition, videos
Telling the university’s research story to the world. Leading strategic research storytelling across the University of Saskatchewan—through print, video, web, social media, advertisements, speeches, op-eds, and events—working with University Relations and a network of USask college and research centre communicators to share the findings and impact of USask research and build profile for the university.
RPI is USask's official communications liaison with federal and provincial research agencies.
See more: Funding (external, internal), proposal development for international research projects, partnership development, delegation management, awards, events and conferences
Providing administrative support for international relations, international partnerships and the effective co-ordination of USask international activities.
The office also works with researchers to develop international research collaborations, identify international research opportunities and provides support for project development.