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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.
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Be prepared, tick season is upon us

A mild winter and wet spring has provided ticks with the right circumstances to be a real pest this summer.
Awards and Recognition
Professors Smita Pakhalé, Aimée Craft and Anna Zumbansen
Awards and Recognition

Facilitating exchanges between scholars and communities

The OVPRI presents 1st EDI in Research Award to Prof. Smita Pakhalé, and Profs. Aimée Craft and Anna Zumbansen receive KMb Excellence Awards.
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uOttawa research seeks answers on brain-heart health link

With a $109 million grant, uOttawa will lead a paradigm shift in the study and the treatment of brain and heart diseases.
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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.
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Connect with us

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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