Office of the Registrar
General Information (2017/2018)
7.26 Vice-President (Research), Office of the

  • Vice-President (Research) Pro Tempore
  • Gosine, R.G., B.Eng. Memorial, Ph.D. Cambridge, FCAE, FEC, P.Eng.
  • Associate Vice-President (Research) Pro Tempore
  • Abrahams, M., B.Sc.(Hons.) Western, M.Sc. Queen's, Ph.D. Simon Fraser

The Office of the Vice-President (Research) is responsible for promoting and enhancing the university's broad range of research activities. Specific priorities for the Vice-President (Research) include: Providing leadership in the execution of the University's Strategic Research Framework, and the Strategic Research Intensity Plan, and the Technology Transfer and Commercialization Strategy, supporting researchers across all academic disciplines; encouraging the full range of research at Memorial University of Newfoundland, including fundamental and applied research and creative scholarly activities; building partnerships with other universities, research organizations, government and the private sector, locally, nationally and internationally; increasing research funding to Memorial University of Newfoundland and other research organizations in the province; and enhancing the dissemination, application and commercialization of research results generated at Memorial University of Newfoundland.