Celebration of Excellence in Research, Scholarship & Creative Activity

Everyday, across our campus, our community, our nation, and globally, University of Windsor faculty, students, and staff are making a difference through research, scholarship, and creative activity. Our nationally and internationally acclaimed researchers are making significant, real-world contributions to the humanitie; social, physical, environmental, and biological sciences; business; law, human dignity, and social justice; nursing; engineering; education; and the creative arts. Through research, scholarship, and creative activity and the cross-transfer of knowledge, technology, and expertise, we are advancing understanding of the world around us, maximizing benefits to society, and enhancing quality of life today and tomorrow.

Each year, the Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation celebrates the outstanding achievements and contributions of University of Windsor faculty, student, and staff to research, scholarship, and creative activity through its Research Excellence Awards and by highlighting special awards and honours conferred upon our faculty by external organizations.

Please join President and Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Rob Gordon, and Vice-President, Research and Innovation, Dr. K. W. Michael Siu, in congratulating their colleagues, staff, and students on the following research and scholarly achievements in 2019 and 2020:

UWindsor Awards for Excellence in Research, Scholarship & Creative Activity

Significant Grants & Awards by Canadian Agencies

COVID-19 Research Grants and Awards

Special Honours Conferred by External Agencies

Patents Issued

Research Board and Committee Contributions

Please visit this site regularly as we will continue release information and short videos highlighting the success of our faculty, student, and staff researchers over the coming months.