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Grants and contracts from the Federal Research Councils, Canadian and international public and private funders strengthen our capacity to carry out leading-edge research.

Externally Funded Research Grants

2016

Competition Date Agency Program Investigator Title Amount Awarded Funding Period
01.11.2015 NSERC Discovery Grant Bijvank, Marco (PI) 3D Printing: The Next Supply Chain Revolution $120,000 2016-2021
2015 NSERC Collaborative Research and Development Grant Saunders, Chad (co-I) A recommendation system for intelligent issue management with industrial partner Plexina Inc. $280,000 2016-2019
30.11.2015 SSHRC Community and College Social Innovation Fund Steel, Piers (co-App); Krahn, Jenny and George, Stella (collaborators) Fostering the public understanding of science: Informing evidence-based practice and evidence-based education through the metaBUS project $239,680 2016-2019
06.06.2016 Monieson Centre for Business Research in Healthcare Collaborative Research Grant Turner, Nick (co-App) Growing up Poor Limits the Development of Later Leadership $59,400 2016-2019
15.10.2015 SSHRC Insight Grant Lehar, Alfred (PI) Debt renegotiations and bargaining failure $106,860 2016-2020
15.10.2015 SSHRC Insight Grant Nault, Barrie (PI) Technology-based public safety networks $105,200 2016-2019
15.10.2015 SSHRC Insight Grant Koh, Byungwan (PI) Towards a deeper understanding of consumer profiling $84,040 2016-2019
15.10.2015 SSHRC Insight Grant Timoshenko, Lev (co-I) The Role of External Valuation Specialists in Determining Fair Values in Corporate Reports $103,865 2016-2019
15.10.2015 SSHRC Insight Grant Steel, Piers (co-I) Using and expanding metaBUS tools for locating and synthesizing research findings $167,000 2016-2020
03.02.2016 SSHRC Insight Development Grant Kano, Liena (PI) Family Firms in the Global Economy: Toward an integrative framework $71,573 2016-2018
30.11.2015 SSHRC Partnership Development Grant Steel, Piers; Peschl, Houston; Hershcovis, Sandy; Ogunfowora, Tunde; Turner, Nick; Weinhardt, Justin and CCAL (co-Is) The intersection of teamwork, culture, and technology: enhancing soft skill development in post-secondary education through studentcentered feedback $200,000 2016-2019

2015

Competition Date Agency Program Investigator Title Amount Awarded Funding Period
02.02.2015 SSHRC Insight Development Keyhani, Mohammad (PI) The Performance and Exit Tradeoffs of Startups $49,410 2015-2017
01.04.2015 Virginia Commonwealth University Presidential Research Quest Fund Steel, Piers (co-I) Research curation as a vehicle for scientific insight and the public understanding of science $50,000 2015-2016
06.01.2015 NSERC Idea to Innovation Saunders, Chad (co-PI) Development and validation of synthetic bone and soft tissue analogues for surgical training $125,000 20.04.2015-19.04.2016
31.08.2015 Montreal Institute of Structured Finance and Derivatives (IFSID) Projets de recherche Elliott, Robert (PI) Price Volatility Modeling in a Limit Order Book $40,000 2015

2014

Competition Date Agency Program Investigator Title Amount Awarded Funding Period
03.11.2014 NSERC Discovery Grant Elliott, Robert J. (PI) Estimation and filtering of hidden semi Markov models, event based filters and stochastic control $150,000 April 2015 - March 2020

03.11.2014

NSERC Discovery Grant Nault, Barrie (PI) Information Use in the Operations of the Smart Grid $110,000 April 2015 - March 2020
15.10.2014 SSHRC Insight David, Alexander (PI) Financial Decision Making, Monetary Policy, and Asset Prices Under Incomplete Information $99,500 April 2015 - March 2018
01.04.2014 SHRM Foundation SHRM Foundation Research Grants Steel, Piers (Co-I) Bridging Communication Gaps in HR by Mapping Constructs and Findings $75,000 June 2014 - May 2016
06.02.2014 SSHRC Insight Development Ogunfowora, Tunde (Co-I) Understanding Workplace Impression Management: The Role of Target Characteristics $66,609 01.06.2014-31.05.2016
06.02.2014 SSHRC Insight Development Ogunfowora, Tunde (PI) CEO Ethical Leadership and the Recruitment Process: Cultivating an Ethical Workforce by Attracting Ethical Job Seekers $72,372 01.06.2014-31.05.2016

2013

Competition Date Agency Program Investigator Title Amount Awarded Funding Period
01.11.2013 NSERC Discovery Grant Elliott, Robert J. (PI) Hidden semi Markov models; stochastic control $35,000 01.04.2014-31.03.2015

15.10.2013

SSHRC Insight Steel, Piers (PI) Improving personnel selection through synthetic validity $219,433 01.04.2014-31.03.2018
15.10.2013 SSHRC Insight Verbeke, Alain C. (PI) New Internalization Theory and Multinational Enterprise Corporate Strategies $115,560 01.04.2014-31.03.2017
15.05.2013 Multiple Digging into Data Challenge Steel, Piers (Co-I) Field Mapping: An Archival Protocol for Social Science Findings $124,788 01.01.2014-31.12.2016
01.02.2013 SSHRC Insight Development Jabr, Wael (PI) How Should Firms Manage their IT Portfolio? - The Role of Product Variety and Maturity $67,620 01.06.2013-31.05.2015

2012

Competition Date Agency Program Investigator Title Amount Awarded Funding Period
15.10.2012 SSHRC Insight Jabr, Wael (PI);   Rahman, Mohammad (Co-I) The Dynamics of the Market for Information: An Analysis of the Online Word-of-Mouth $97,397 01.04.2013-31.03.2016
01.02.2012 SSHRC Insight Development Dewald, James R. (PI);   Falkenberg, Loren (Co-I) Determining Effective Strategies for Mid-Range Western Universities $33,933 01.06.2012-31.05.2014

2011

Competition Date Agency Program Investigator Title Amount Awarded Funding Period
01.11.2011 SSHRC Public Outreach Grants: Dissemination Lertzman, David (PI) Energy Indigenous Environment Interface: Mobilizing Knowledge and Building Capacity $139,000 01.03.2012-28.02.2013
15.10.2011 SSHRC Insight Nault, Barrie (co-PI) Economic Contributions of Information Technology Labour. A Multi-Level Investigation $143,660 01.04.2012-31.03.2017
15.10.2011 SSHRC Insight Elliott, Robert J. (PI) Modeling wealth transfer through time and space $227,250 01.04.2012-31.03.2017
03.10.2011 SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis Grant Saunders, Chad (PI) Knowledge Synthesis of Entrepreneurial Activities by Social Sciences $23,615 10.02.2012-09.02.2013

2010

Competition Date Agency Program Investigator Title Amount Awarded Funding Period
15.10.2010 SSHRC Standard Research   Grant Chua, Jess H. (PI) External Labor Market for Family Members and Succession in Family Firms $5,000 01.04.2011-30.03.2012
15.10.2010 SSHRC Standard Research Grant Lehar, Alfred (PI) Financial Regulation and Systemic Risk $67,604 01.04.2011-31.03.2014
15.10.2010 SSHRC Standard Research Grant Nault, Barrie (PI) The Evolution and Impact of a "Two-Tier" Internet $67,450 01.04.2011-31.03.2014
15.10.2010 SSHRC Standard Research Grant Pandes, J. Ari (PI) SEO withdrawals, financing alternatives, investing activities and their impact during the financial crisis $20,440 15.03.2011-14.03.2012
15.10.2010 SSHRC Standard Research Grant Rahman, Mohammad S. (PI) Extending the Market Reach with Ecommerce: Implications for Retailers and Service Providers $85,547 01.04.2011-31.03.2014
15.10.2010 SSHRC Standard Research Grant Verbeke, Alain C. (PI) Home Country Location of Multinational Enterprises: The Role of Institutional Quality $66,500 01.04.2011-31.03.2014
15.10.2010 SSHRC Standard Research Grant White, Katherine J. (PI) The "Dos and Don'ts" of Normative Influence: When Do (and Don't) Normative Messages Lead to Prosocial Actions? $6,054.73 15.03.2011-14.03.2012