University Research Professorships

Aboriginal Peoples
Arctic and Northern Regions
Community, Regional & Enterprise Development
Creative Arts, Culture and Heritage
Environment, Energy and Natural Resources
Governance and Public Policy
Information and Communication Technology
Oceans, Fisheries and Aquaculture
Social Justice
Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery


Academic Unit: inquire with unit

Memorial Deadline: Tuesday 30th, November 2021

External Deadline:


Please contact Ellen Steinhauer , Manager, Awards and Honours, SIRI, for information on this program.

Deadline for nominations and applications is November 30th annually.

Appointments to the rank of University Research Professor shall be for a five-year period and shall be limited to those faculty members at the rank of full Professor who have demonstrated a consistently high level of scholarship and whose research is of truly international stature.

No more than two University Research Professorships shall be awarded in any one year.

The award is accompanied by an unrestricted research grant of up to $4,000 per year toward research expenses.

For further information regarding University Research Professorships, please visit:

Funding Sources

Memorial University of Newfoundland

This opportunity was posted by: SIRI

Last modified: November 16, 2020