Roles and Responsibilities

Financial administration of research agreements, is done through Financial Services in consultation with the Financial Officer(s) within the Principal Investigator’s academic home.

The Controller's Office provides the following financial services:

  • Provides relevant and responsive financial reports, information and advice
  • Collaborates with Research Services and Ethics Office (RSEO) in the administration of research projects
  • Provides financial and administrative support through Financial Analysts dedicated to specific Colleges/ Unit
  • Maintains equipment inventory system
Visit the university’s Tri-Agency Financial Compliance Program for further information.  This page is intended to answer questions researchers may have about the administration of their Tri-Agency funded (CIHR, NSERC, SSHRC) grants as well as to provide guidance to individuals assuming the role of Institutional Approver.  The focus of this webpage is to provide additional support to members of the U of S research community in the financial administration of Tri-Agency grants.