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The Faculty of Arts is home to one of the most multidisciplinary academic communities on campus. From neuroscience, through ancient languages to choreography and music and drama composition, our researchers and students lead critical and creative research inquiry that engages communities and fosters innovation, leadership and creative practice. Composed of 12 departments and two schools, our faculty fosters a culture of critical and creative inquiry, debate, imagination, discovery and entrepreneurial thinking. Our vision for energizing arts is to engage, inspire, discover. Continue reading to find out more about research in the Faculty of Arts. Learn about the faculty’s Strategic Plan »


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Vice President Research Office

The Office of the Vice-President (Research) focuses on planning and policy issues, government and community relations, as well as being responsible for research chairs and institutes, research administration, and animal care. 

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Research Services Office

Research Services provides advice and assistance with sponsored research, grants and contracts for research and scholarly activities, and help on University policy, procedures and requirements. Research Services also provides information regarding the interpretation and application of the University's Intellectual Property policy. 

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Postdoc Office

The University of Calgary is proud to have 400 postdoctoral fellows. The University of Calgary recognizes that postdocs are valued members of the university community and make indispensable contributions to the academic research enterprise. Consequently, the University wishes to offer postdocs every available opportunity to foster their research training and career development, and to offer services to meet their needs.

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Research Ethics Board

The University of Calgary has two research ethics boards, three animal care committees, and a biosafety committee. All research, funded or unfunded, involving humans, animals or biohazards must first be reviewed by and receive approval from the appropriate board or committee before research can begin.

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Integrated Services Centre

The Centre has Service Agents available to provide walk up assistance for training staff and faculty in the areas of Human Resources, Supply Chain Management, Research Accounting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and IRISS. No appointment is necessary.

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UCalgary Research

The University of Calgary is a comprehensive academic and research institution, with a mission to discover new knowledge and translate our discoveries into applications that provide benefits to our local, national and international communities.

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