Location & Hours

The Office is located in the Joyce Entrepreneurship Centre (JEC), Room 150

Walk-in Hours

8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:00pm to 4:30pm daily, Monday through Friday (Holidays excepted).

Our Staff

Heather Pratt
Executive Director, Research and Innovation

519-253-3000 ext. 3917


Natasha Wiebe
Research Funding Officer - Social Sciences, Humanities & Health Research

Contact for: Grant Programs related to social sciences, humanities & health Tri-Council - SSHRC, CIHR; NIH, etc.
519-253-3000 ext. 3953
Sara Kenno
Research Funding Officer - Science & Engineering
Contact for: Grant Programs related to science & engineering Tri-Council -NSERC
519-253-3000 ext. 3918
Nicole Noel
Research Funding Officer - Institutional Projects and Communications

Contact for: CFI, ORF, ERA, special large projects, multi-institutional agreements
519-253-3000 ext. 3916
Vesna Kaps, L.L.B., J.D.
Contract/Technology Transfer Manager

Contact for: Contracts, Agreements, OCEs, IP, Overhead, Tech Transfer
519-253-3000 ext. 3922
Tina Suntres
Innovation Administration Coordinator 

Contact for: IP/Tech Transfer matters, research events
519-253-3000 ext. 3914
Nusaibah Husain
Research Administrative Coordinator

Contact for: General ORIS inquiries
519-253-3000 ext. 3372
Francis Arnaldo
Team Leader, Chemical Control Centre
Contact for: Bio Hazard
519-253-3000 ext. 3524
Research Ethics Coordinator
Contact for: REB
519-253-3000 ext. 3948
Anna Kozarova
Animal Care Coordinator

Contact for: Animal Care
519-253-3000 ext. 3741

Other Contacts Who May Assist You

Dr. Patricia Weir
Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies

519-253-3000 ext. 2107
Dr. Panayiotis Vacratsis
CIHR Delegate

519-253-3000 ext. 3541

Associate Deans of Research

Dr. Brent Lee
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Dr. Glenn Rideout
Faculty of Education

Contacts for Committees

Dr. John Hudson
Chair, Animal Care Committee

519-253-3000 ext. 2715
Dr. Siyaram Pandey
Chair, Research Safety Committee

519-253-3000 ext. 3701
Ms. Sherri Lynne Menard
Biological Safety Program
University of Windsor Chemical Control Centre

519-253-3000 ext. 2055
Dr. Suzanne McMurphy
Chair, University of Windsor Research Ethics Board (REB)

519-253-3000 ext. 3071