Research Acceleration and Strategic Initiatives

See more: funding programs, research support resources (listservs and newsletters, workshopsproposal development for major institutional competitionsundergraduate 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.

Innovation Mobilization and Partnerships

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.

Research Profile and 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 Saskatchewanthrough print, video, web, social media, advertisements, speeches, op-eds, and eventsworking 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.

International Office

See more: Funding (external, internal), proposal development for international research projectspartnership 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. 

Research Ethics and Infrastructure

See more: Human and animal ethics, biosafety, radiation safety and cannabis licenses

Research Ethics and Infrastructure: Supporting high-quality research activities by helping researchers manage risk, and meet relevant ethics and safety standards.