Membership in Research Impact Canada (RIC) helps your institution become successful in the emerging field of mobilization and creates opportunities for collaboration and leadership.

Learn more about our members, who each have unique specialties such as: institutional strategy, rural and remote community engagement, certification programs, local community partnerships, and more. 

Organizational Membership Benefits

  • Visibility among leaders serving as a national advocacy voice for knowledge mobilization practice
  • Participation in our inclusive community of practice that includes 20+ university institutions and several national non-academic organizations
  • Access to knowledge mobilization centres of expertise for regional and/or provincial collaboration
  • Cooperative knowledge sharing of best practices, tools, and resources
  • Opportunity for graduate students to apply for RIC scholarship programs
  • Involvement in national initiatives that raise the profile of knowledge mobilization
  • Enhanced ability to maximize research impact at your organization with your local communities

Individual Membership Benefits

  • Access to tools for public engagement, grant applications, research partnerships, and more
  • Participating in collaborative research opportunities from national organizations
  • Connections with research impact practitioners in your field or work function to support your work
  • Invitations to member-only events, training, webinars, and programs
  • Enhanced ability to serve the knowledge mobilization needs of faculty members and students

Current Members

Click on a member below to visit their institutional profile.

Athabasca University
Bishop’s University
Carleton University
Concordia University
Kwantlen Polytechnic University
McMaster University
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Simon Fraser University
York University
University of Alberta
University of Brighton
University of British Columbia
University of Calgary
University of Guelph
Université de Montréal
University of Ottawa
Université du Québec à Montréal
University of Regina
University of Saskatchewan
University of Victoria
University of Winnipeg
Ontario Shores

Interested in being a member?

Contact David Phipps, York University’s Assistant Vice-President of Research Strategy and Impact and RIC Network Director, at for a meeting.

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