The Research Help Desk and Graduate Courses

In the early days of the UVic Knowledge Mobilization Unit, a partnership was struck with the Vancouver Island Health Authority that would see the development of a “Research Help Desk”. This virtual help desk involved the soliciting and compiling of VIHA research needs by a Knowledge Broker within VIHA. The UVic Knowledge Broker then worked […]

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Knowledge Exchange Specialist – University of British Columbia

Knowledge Exchange Specialist – University of British Columbia Job ID: 34518 Location: Vancouver – Point Grey Campus Employment Group: Management&Professional (AAPS) Job Category: Research & Facilitation Classification Title: Research & Facilitation, Level C Business Title: Knowledge Exchange Specialist Department: VP Research & Innovation Office Salary: $66,787.00 – $96,212.00 (Annual) Full/Part Time: Full-Time Ongoing: Yes Desired […]

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Feminist Explorations of Urban Futures

GenUrb is a six-year international comparative research project that brings together over 40 feminist academics, policy makers, and activists to advance our understanding of how the relationship between poverty and inequality is being transformed, focusing in particular on the reconstitution of gender relations and women’s rights to the city. Research is being conducted in Georgetown, […]

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Mobilize YU

The Knowledge Mobilization Unit at York University is pleased to announce a new 8-week course focused on knowledge mobilization called Mobilize YU. Participants will learn about knowledge mobilization planning, effective ways to share academic research with society and how to measure and communicate the impacts of their research. Knowledge Mobilization Unit staff, along with guest […]

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RIC and NABI in Dialogue to Strengthen International Cooperation

In times when political and economic international cooperation are increasingly important, the scientific community, universities, and support networks such as NABI (National Alliance for Broader Impacts, in USA) and RIC (Research Impact Canada- Réseau Impact Recherche Canada) based in Canada), have expressed our continuous interest to collaborate, partner, learn, and share best practices across borders. […]

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Canadian Science Policy Conference CSPC 2018

CSPC 2018 will feature a wide spectrum of topics and pressing issues in science and innovation policy. Here is the list of panels to be featured at the conference. Many more are still to be announced. Check out more details at www.cspc2018.ca Symposia Brainstorming for Canada’s National Water Vision Organized Pacific Water Research Centre and Ryerson […]

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Sick Kids Learning Institute

Sick Kids Learning Institute: A well-developed knowledge translation (KT) plan is often a proposal requirement for health research funding agencies in Canada and abroad. In addition, various sectors are demonstrating greater attention to the utilization and impact of research. The Scientist Knowledge Translation Training (SKTT™) workshop was developed on the premise that scientists, and increasingly, […]

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York University

York University is an award-winning leader in Knowledge Mobilization (KMb) in Canada and internationally.  KMb is a suite of activities that enhances the connection between researchers and end users: knowledge brokering & partnership support, training & capacity building, and supporting research grants and research event planning. York’s Knowledge Mobilization Unit received the Knowledge Economy Network […]

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University of Victoria

Over its five-decade history, UVic has emerged as one of Canada’s leading research universities, ranking among the top Canadian universities in terms of per capita research funding, and in the impact of its scholarly and creative work. UVic is also a leader in community-university research partnerships, having created one of the first university-based Knowledge Mobilization […]

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montreal

Université publique à forte intensité de recherche, l’Université de Montréal prépare ses étudiants à une vie professionnelle et citoyenne engagée au bénéfice de la société et du monde. Forte de son réseau d’écoles affiliées, de centres hospitaliers universitaires, de centres affiliés universitaires et d’instituts universitaires, l’UdeM et sa communauté offrent un terreau fertile pour couvrir […]

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