Research Committee


Four members of Department Council.

Terms of Membership

Three years, staggered so that one-two positions become vacant each year.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • To consider the long-term research profile of the Department; and to make recommendations to Department Council about this
  • To provide preliminary feedback on grant applications to faculty members who are applying for NSERC and other grants
  • To provide support for unfunded researchers to secure grant funding. This includes identifying funding opportunities and assisting unfunded researchers in organizing conference/workshops at the University of Manitoba
  • To identify and promote funding opportunities available through affiliated research institutes and other organisations