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Strategic Research Plan

Research at the University of Calgary

The University of Calgary is a comprehensive academic and research institution, with a mission to discover new knowledge and translate our discoveries into applications that provide benefits to our local, national and international communities. UCalgary is pursuing our Eyes High strategic vision to become one of Canada’s top five research universities by our 50th Anniversary in 2016. To achieve this goal, we designed our Strategic Research Plan to focus on three major priorities: matching our strengths with opportunities, increasing our research capacity, and creating a dynamic environment to promote research excellence.

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Register for GPS 2016

Visit UCalgary at the 2016 Global Petroleum Show, in booth #1208. Early bird registration is free until May 31, 2016. 

Noel Keough promotes transportation options through projects like Active Neighbourhoods Calgary

EVDS hosts full-day tour of Calgary buildings and panel discussion on design of cities May 30

Postdoctoral scholar Jing Wang finds macrophages patrol organ cavities, at the ready to initiate repair on damaged organs

Participants in year-long internship at O’Brien Institute deliver results of six projects

UCalgary Magazine

The power of an open mind, or curiosity, is often what sparks innovative research and discovery. Here, we poke into the labs of five UCalgary student and post-doctoral researchers who are at different stages of their careers. Curious yet?


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