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Update: 2018-31

September 4, 2018

Special Mention

Congratulations to Mehmet Begen! He is the new President of the Canadian Operational Research Society (CORS), the leading national professional society for operations researchers, analytics practitioners and management scientists. Mehmet has been involved with CORS for several years now, and previously served as the Education Chair from 2013-2017 and the Vice President from 2017-2018. This is a great opportunity for Mehmet, and is another indication of the top-notch faculty at Ivey. Way to go Mehmet!

Funding Opportunities

NSERC Discovery Grants - Deadline Updated!

Discovery Grants (DG) Program support ongoing programs of research (with long-term goals) rather than a single short-term project or collection of projects. These grants recognize the creativity and innovation that are at the heart of all research advances, whether made individually or in groups. Researchers are free to work in the mode most appropriate for the research area.

Note: You must have submitted a Notice of Intent by August 1st in order to apply for this program. NSERC will not accept any NOI after the deadline.


Ivey: MANDATORY - Tuesday, October 18 
(full application with ROLA submission)
Note: If you would like an application review, submit draft application to Shelley Bellyou or Kathy Laid by October 2nd; feedback will be returned to you by October 12th.

RD&S: October 25, 2018 by/before 2pm (Updated time)

NSERC: November 1, 2018 by/before 2pm


Research Portal

Canadian Common CV (required at both the NOI and application stages)


Please let Shelley Bellyou or Kathy Laid know if you are interested in applying for the NSERC Discovery grant.

SSHRC Insight Grant Workshop

You’re invited to a SSHRC Insight Grant Application Workshop where former SSHRC committee members will discuss and answer your questions about the application review process, strategies for writing a successful application and common mistakes seen on unsuccessful applications.

Friday, September 14th
5220 SSC
Speakers: Vicki Esses, Rachel Margolis, Pam McKenzie and Andrew Nelson
Facilitator: Ken McRae, Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Social Science

Hosted by the Faculty of Social Science, in collaboration with the Faculties of Law, Music and Information & Media Studies.

Please RSVP by September 12th.


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