- Vice-President (Research) Pro Tempore
- Gosine, R.G., B.Eng. Memorial, Ph.D. Cambridge, P.Eng.
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 development and execution of the University's Strategic Research Plan; 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; Enhancing the dissemination, application and commercialization of research results generated at Memorial University of Newfoundland.