About research in Arts

We're one of the most multidisciplinary academic communities on campus. We lead critical and creative research inquiry, debate, imagination, discovery and entrepreneurial thinking.

Our vision for energizing Arts is to engage, inspire and discover

Larissa Lai

Chairs

Research chairs

We are redefining boundaries and making groundbreaking discoveries

James Ellis

Themes

Research themes

Explore research themes at UCalgary

Sheri Madigan

Projects

Current research projects

List of the latest projects to receive funding

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Latest research news


UCalgary climatologist enters policy realm with Environment and Climate Change Canada

Shawn Marshall appointed as its first-ever departmental science adviser<br />...

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Maxime Bernier either doesn’t know or doesn’t care that immigrants have a positive impact on the economy

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In the News: Rob Huebert, Political Science / CMSS, in CBC News North

'Nothing short of disappointing': North a low priority in federal election

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In the News: Melanee Thomas, Political Science, in Global News Canada

When political differences create family drama — and how to handle it at Thanksgiving

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Research centres and networks in the Faculty of Arts


Centre for Military, Security and Strategic Studies

cmss.ucalgary.ca

Centre for Research in the Fine Arts

arts.ucalgary.ca/crfa

Cercle Benveniste Circle

people.ucalgary.ca/~mrrayala/

Language Research Centre

arts.ucalgary.ca/lrc

Latin American Research Centre

larc.ucalgary.ca

Traditional Authority Applied Research Network

people.ucalgary.ca/~taarn


Research institutes with connections to the Faculty of Arts

Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute

research4kids.ucalgary.ca

Alberta Gambling Research Institute

abgamblinginstitute.ca

Arctic Institute of North America

arctic.ucalgary.ca

Calgary Institute for the Humanities

arts.ucalgary.ca/cih/

Hotchkiss Brain Institute

hbi.ucalgary.ca

Van Horne Transportation Institute

vanhorne.info


Research at UCalgary

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