Canada Research Chairs & Endowed Sponsored Chairs

The University of Manitoba is home to research chairs created through contributions from individuals, government agencies, foundations and/or corporations, which provide targeted support in defined research fields.

Canada Research Chairs

(Tier 1) Canada Research Chair in Synthetic Biology/Professor

Dr. Ned Budisa

Parker 598 204-474-9178
Canada Research Chair in Extreme Astrophysics, Tier 1, Professor, Indigenous Initiative Committee Chair (on leave)

Samar Safi-Harb

311 Allen 204-474-7104
(Tier 2) Canada Research Chair in Complex Data/Assistant Professor

Lorenzo Livi

E2-474 EITC (204) 474-9935
(Tier 1) Canada Research Chair in Structural Biology and Biophysics/Professor

Dr. Jörg Stetefeld

Parker 480 204-474-9731

Sponsored/Endowed Chairs

Department Head/Professor

Gary Anderson

206 Biological Sciences Building (204) 474-7496