An aerial view of the STEM complex

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

An Indigenous woman speaking in front of a class

At uOttawa, we are committed to fostering equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI).

Learn how we promote excellence in research.
Research Chairs
Canada Research Chairholders
Research Chairs

Three Canada Research Chairs to support leading-edge research at uOttawa

Three research chairs will support major research projects at uOttawa, in health, economics and social entrepreneurship.
Research & Innovation
Five partners signing a MOU
Research & Innovation

Building on over 15 years of collaboration

UOttawa is the first university to sign a MOU with Atomic Energy of Canada Limited and Canadian Nuclear Laboratories.
Research & innovation
Howard Alper, Mona Nemer and Sylvain Charbonneau
Research & innovation

Taking research and innovation to the next level

Twenty-five years of hard work and workplace excellence have allowed the office to build a solid reputation for itself, both here and abroad.
Students working in a scientific lab

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

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]

Contact our services