Laurier is home to many award-winning researchers making a real-world impact in a broad range of fields – making scientific breakthroughs, influencing international policy, finding solutions to societal problems and creating artistic and analytical works that push boundaries, close information gaps and advance thought.
Developing Tomorrow's Leaders
In addition to supporting our established researchers, Laurier takes pride in developing tomorrow’s leaders. With exceptional research opportunities for undergraduate students, outstanding mentorship in research-intensive graduate programs and initiatives to help early- to mid-career faculty take their work to the next level, Laurier provides a supportive environment for all researchers and aspiring researchers.
Celebrating Laurier Research Achievements
Each year, Laurier researchers, community collaborators and alumni produce major works, publications, books, compositions, community tools, podcasts, and more. The Celebrating Laurier Achievements project celebrates these works and collaborations. Members of the Laurier community are invited to submit their work to be celebrated.
8 Canada Research Chairs
10 donor-sponsored chairs, professors and fellows
554 full-time faculty
Taking a deep dive into northern lakes with an underwater drone.
Reminding people of historical injustice can undermine support for equity policies.
Building understanding between scientists and Indigenous communities around the Arctic.
Researcher urges policy reset in study on climate-driven migration.
Developing more sustainable food systems.
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Three Laurier professors elected as fellows of the prestigious Royal Society of Canada.
Investigating how to support young women transitioning out of homelessness.
Bringing mindfulness and self-compassion to children and youth.
How thawing permafrost is beginning to transform the Arctic.
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Shohini Ghose lectures on the quantum revolution.
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