Three University of Ottawa researchers have been elected fellows of the Royal Society of Canada, the highest distinction that can be given to a scholar, artist or scientist in Canada. As well, six University researchers have been elected to the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists, as part of its fifth cohort.
The University of Ottawa has received an unprecedented number of Early Researcher Awards, presented by the Ontario Ministry of Research, Innovation and Science. Fourteen professors out of 25 submitted for consideration by the University were chosen, a success rate of 56%.
This professorship will take Professor Best to the University of Sheffield’s top-ranked Politics and International Studies Department and the Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute (SPERI) for the first four months of 2019.
Professor Allison Ouimet will be recognized for her exceptional contributions to Canadian psychology and honoured at the CPA’s 2018 Award Ceremony at the International Congress of Applied Psychology, taking place in Montreal on June 26, 2018.
The University of Ottawa is proud to name Nafissa Ismail, associate professor at the School of Psychology, and Vincent Tabard-Cossa, associate professor in the Department of Physics, as recipients of its Young Researcher of the Year Award.
A new fellowship will give University of Ottawa graduate students a unique opportunity to access three national museum collections — at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum, the Canada Aviation and Space Museum, and the Canada Science and Technology Museum — to enhance their research.