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Research and innovation

The University of Ottawa ranks among Canada’s top 10 research universities. Our research is founded on excellence, relevance and impact and is conducted in a spirit of equity, diversity and inclusion.

Canada Research Chairs


Canada 150 Research Chair


Research revenue

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At uOttawa, we are committed to fostering equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI).

Find out more about EDI in research.
The new Faculty of Health Sciences

uOttawa unveils its Faculty of Health Sciences’ new state-of-the-art home

This newest facility is part of uOttawa’s response to the health system crisis and commitment to health research.
Global affairs
CIPS 10th anniversary
Global affairs

uOttawa’s global affairs research and policy centre punches above its weight.

The Centre for International Political Studies (CIPS) is a key player in Canadian and international foreign policy circles.
Awards and recognition
Royal Society of Canada inductees: Dawn Stacey, Jackie Dawson, Lionel Briand, Sylvie Grosjean, Marceline Côté, Constance Crompton and Monnica Williams
Awards and recognition

Impressive cohort of researchers elected to the Royal Society of Canada

This year, seven University of Ottawa researchers from across five faculties are being recognized by the Royal Society of Canada.
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Valuable research platforms

Our research centres and institutes are platforms for collaboration and exchange of ideas among researchers. Our core facilities provide services analysis, instrument and technology access, and expertise researchers require.
A partnership between two countries

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Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation

Tabaret Hall
550 Cumberland St
Room 246
Ottawa, ON, Canada
K1N 6N5

Tel.: 613-562-5270
[email protected]

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