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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).

Learn how we promote excellence in research.
Awards and recognition
Jude Mary Cénat and Benoît Lessard
Awards and recognition

Two rising stars honoured for research

Professors Jude Mary Cénat and Benoît Lessard have received Early Career Researcher of the Year Awards from the OVPRI.
International research
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International research

French research institution opens Canadian office at uOttawa

The University of Ottawa is proud to host the new Canadian office of France’s Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS).
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Inclusive Leadership in Research: How and Why?

How to build inclusive research teams? How to be a more inclusive leader? What are the benefits of inclusion in research?
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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
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