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Research at the University of Regina

Daring Discovery

Featured Research Stories

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Biology professor receives national award for outstanding graduate mentorship

Dr. Mark Brigham has received the Canadian Association for Graduate Studies 2022 Dr. Suning Wang Award for Outstanding Graduate Mentorship

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Organic matter found in fossilized 44-million-year-old beetle

A new discovery will help researchers dig deeper into the evolutionary and ecological developments of modern insects.

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Found in translation: Identifying the children who never made it home

Dr. Jérôme Melançon and his team are translating more than 40,000 documents to help the Cowessess First Nation team discover the identities of those buried in hundreds of unmarked graves.

Research Impacts Communities

Our faculty and student researchers share a desire to understand and influence the world. Where teaching and research come together, daring discovery occurs! Our diverse research community includes faculty members, graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and several research chairs. Ten institutional-level research centres and institutes and numerous faculty-operated centres support research collaboration and partnerships focused on our signature research. Diverse worldviews and our commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion for research make us stronger.

Research Centres

University of Regina supports research excellence through its Research Centres.

Research Partnerships

To fulfil the University of Regina’s commitment to strengthening connections to communities, our researchers partner and collaborate locally, provincially, nationally, and internationally across all of our stakeholder groups, including Indigenous communities, not-for-profit, government, non-governmental and industry organizations. The U of R is committed to forging reciprocal relationships that generate interest in and increase the societal relevance of our research efforts.

Indigenous Research

We are committed to Truth and Reconciliation and to incorporating Indigenous ways of knowing and being in our research and teaching.

Research Resources

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The University of Regina is a comprehensive research university. Find the resources you need to pursue your research.

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$31.4 million 2020-21 Research Revenue
12 Canada Research Chairs
10 Institutional Research Centres & Institutes
18% 2020-2021 Increase in Grad Students
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