News and Announcements


VPR Statement on Research at Modified Alert Level 3
In line with the Newfoundland and Labrador public health recommendation that working from home is recommended, where possible, we continue to request that all researchers (faculty, staff, students and visitors) who are able to carry out their research work from home to do so. This will help to reduce interactions between people on our campuses and ensure that those who need to use on-campus research spaces and other shared spaces can do so without concern for their safety as a result of working on campus. -Read More

Phase II of Memorial Researcher Portal goes online Dec. 12
A change is on the horizon for members of Memorial’s research community. On December 12th, those submitting research funding proposals to Research Grant and Contract Services (RGCS) and the Marine Institute’s Office of Research and Development will notice a difference. -Read More

Dr. Neil Bose returns to Memorial as vice-president (research)
After travelling nearly 20,000 kilometres — from one side of the world to the other — Dr. Neil Bose has started the next chapter in his career. As of Nov. 1, he began a five-year term as Memorial’s new vice-president (research). The Board of Regents approved his appointment in August. -Read More

Impressive turn out for regional research conference
Delegates attending a conference at Memorial recently were reminded of the importance of collaborations and partnerships when it comes to the diverse work of research administration. Memorial hosted Research on the Rock from Nov. 14-15. The event was organized in partnership with the Canadian Association of Research Administrators. -Read More


Showcasing innovative research at its finest
Researchers with a flair for creativity and a passion for research are encouraged to enter a pair of national contests with big prizes up for grabs. The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) recently launched its Science Exposed and Science, Action! contests. -Read More

JOT Submissions
Call for submissions on Coastal Ocean Observation for the Journal of Ocean Technology. -Read More