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Connaught Programs 2010 and beyond

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TO:           Principals, Deans, Academic Directors and Chairs FROM:     Professor R. Paul Young, Vice-President, Research DATE:     16th December 2009 RE:           Connaught Programs 2010 and beyond As indicated in previous communications, the Connaught Committee carried out a review of the Connaught programs over the past year to ensure that they meet the needs of the University… MoreMore arrow

FW: IMPORTANT FUNDING NOTICE ABOUT A MAJOR SSHRC PROGRAM

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TO:           Principals, Deans, Academic Directors and Chairs (Humanities & Social Sciences) FROM:     Professor R. Paul Young, Vice-President, Research DATE:     11 December 2009 RE:           University of Toronto Participation and Success in the SSHRC Major Collaborative Research Initiative (MCRI) Program ________________________________________________________________________ Please Bring This Information to Members of Your Unit Who May Be Interested Further to… MoreMore arrow

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation John E. Sawyer Seminars on The Comparative Study of Cultures

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TO:           Principals, Deans, Academic Directors and Chairs FROM:     Professor R. Paul Young, Vice-President, Research DATE:     4th December 2009 RE:           The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation John E. Sawyer Seminars on The Comparative Study of Cultures The University of Toronto has been invited to submit two applications for the Mellon Foundation’s Sawyer Seminars. The application process… MoreMore arrow

SSHRC Major Collaborative Research Initiative Program

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Dear Deans and Chairs:   Important opportunity to increase tri-council share and our impact on CRCs. Please would you do what you can to promote this in your Division – Thank you.  Paul MEMORANDUM TO:           Principals, Deans, Academic Directors and Chairs FROM:     Professor R. Paul Young, Vice-President, Research DATE:     19th  November 2009 RE:           SSHRC… MoreMore arrow

Electronic Notification of Research Fund Creation/Revision

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To:       Principals, Deans, Academic Directors & Chairs, Departmental Business Officers From:  Judith Chadwick, Executive Director, Research Services Date:   25 September 2009 Re:      Electronic Notification of Research Fund Creation/Revision Please forward to Professors and Business Officers in your unit I am writing to inform you of an important administrative process refinement.  The electronic resource… MoreMore arrow

EARLY RESEARCHER AWARDS 2009 (ROUND 6)

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TO:                 PDAD&C FROM:          Professor Paul Young, Vice President, Research DATE:            August 27, 2009 RE:                  Early Researcher  Award 2009 (Round 6) ________________________________________________________________________ Please bring this information to the attention of eligible faculty in your department. The Ministry of Research and Innovation has announced the 2009 competition for Early Researcher Awards (ERA).  The ERA program helps promising… MoreMore arrow

VPR Memo: Call for Proposals and SciNet User Accounts

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TO:                 PDAD&C FROM:          Professor Paul Young, Vice President, Research DATE:            August 10, 2009 RE:                  Call for Proposals and SciNet User Accounts ________________________________________________________________________ The SciNet High Performance Computing (HPC) consortium is pleased to announce that a call for proposals has been issued by Compute/Calcul Canada, whereby qualified faculty from Canadian Universities may apply for time allocations… MoreMore arrow

Scheduled Phase 2 Move of VPR Research Staff from Simcoe Hall to McMurrich Building on July 29th and 30th

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TO:      Principals, Deans, Academic Directors & Chairs FROM:             Professor R. Paul Young, Vice-President Research Date:   26th July 2009 RE:       Relocation of Staff in the Vice-President Research Portfolio Please note that the second phase in the relocation of staff in the Vice-President Research portfolio from Simcoe Hall to the McMurrich Building (adjacent to the Medical… MoreMore arrow

McLean Award Competition for 2009 and 2010 – Two $100K Research Prizes to be awarded for research excellence

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TO:                 PDAD&C FROM:          Professor Paul Young, Vice President, Research DATE:            June 23, 2009 RE:                  McLean Award ________________________________________________________________________ I am very pleased to announce information on the 2009 and 2010 McLean Award competition. This year there will be one competition  with 2 awards granted, one for 2009 and one for 2010. Applications are to be submitted… MoreMore arrow

2009 CFI LEF/NIF Results – Congratulations UOT and our Partner Hospitals

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2009 CFI LEF/NIF Results The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) Board met this week to make final decisions on the New Initiatives Fund (NIF)/Leading Edge Fund (LEF) applications submitted last October. I am extremely pleased to report that the University of Toronto did exceptionally well in this competition. A total of $58,922,139 has been awarded… MoreMore arrow