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UCalgary does research that changes the world.

Our scholars are making a positive impact in your community. 

UCalgary is on a mission to discover new knowledge and translate our discoveries into applications that provide benefits to our communities.

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UCalgary faculty, postdocs, and students do remarkable work to benefit our communities.

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Research at UCalgary

The University of Calgary is one of Canada’s top comprehensive research universities, with a mission to discover new knowledge and translate our discoveries into applications that provide benefits to our local, national and international communities.

The University of Calgary’s remarkable trajectory is the result of our dedication to innovation, community-engaged scholarship and research impact. Academic excellence, knowledge creation and transdisciplinary scholarship fuel our researchers’ pursuit of solutions to society’s most pressing challenges. Ahead of Tomorrow is the university's strategic plan that shapes our journey toward 2030, to maximize research impact and become a #1 University in U15 by research revenue per scholar.

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We conduct research that changes the world.

UCalgary believes in thinking creatively and courageously, and in doing research that has a positive impact on our communities at home and around the world. Our scholars conduct research studies and clinical trials in a vast range of disciplines, from MRIs to understand childhood brain development, to online surveys that help us understand how people interact on social media.

And we need your help to do it. 

Research News

The HIVE gives nurses a voice in health-care innovation

UCalgary Nursing event encourages transdisciplinary collaboration

UCalgary graduate students transform complex research into compelling stories

The national Storytellers Challenge named two UCalgary graduate students as top 20 finalists with one securing a spot among the distinguished final five winners

Canadian Innovation Week celebrates researchers accelerating positive change through collaboration

Join the conversation May 16 to discover how UCalgary faculty are leveraging their expertise to tackle social issues

Dr. Ian Gates named new associate vice-president (research and innovation)

Serial innovator and accomplished researcher will bring continued leadership to the role

Calgary Youth Science Fair puts spotlight on future generation’s scientific innovations

Futuristic brain-computer interface idea among high school projects showcased at the Oval


Now Innovating: The past, present, and future of innovation at UCalgary

A conversation with Dr. Steve Larter, outgoing associate vice-president (research and innovation) and professor in the Faculty of Science

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