Endowed & Sponsored Research Chairs

The University of Manitoba is home to research chairs created through contributions from individuals, government agencies, foundations and/or corporations, which provide targeted support in defined research fields. 

BUSINESS

Brianna Caza
Richard Morantz & Sheree Walder Morantz Professorship in Business Ethics
Business Administration, I.H. Asper School of Business

Suzanne Gagnon
Great West Life Research Chair in Leadership Education
Business Administration, I.H. Asper School of Business

Paul Larson
CN Chair in Sustainable Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Supply Chain Management, I.H. Asper School of Business

Lei Lu
Bryce Douglas Chair in Corporate Finance
Accounting & Finance, I.H. Asper School of Business

Usha Mittoo
Stuart Clark Professorship in Financial Management
Accounting & Finance, I.H. Asper School of Business

Brian Oleson
Agribusiness Chair in Cooperatives and Marketing
Agribusiness & Agricultural Economics, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Lysa Porth
Guy Carpenter Chair in Agricultural Risk Management and Insurance
Warren Centre for Actuarial Studies and Research, I.H. Asper School of Business

Bryan Schwartz
Asper Chair in International Business
Faculty of Law

Wenlong Yuan
Stu Clark Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Business Administration, I.H. Asper School of Business 
 

ENGINEERING

Philip Ferguson
NSERC / Magellan Aerospace Industrial Research Chair in Satellite Engineering
Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering

Marcia Friesen
NSERC Chair in Design Engineering for Sustainable Development and Enhanced Design Integration
Design Education, Faculty of Engineering

Aniruddha Gole
NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Power Systems Simulation
Electrical & Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering 
 

ENVIRONMENTAL

Gary Anderson
NSERC/Manitoba Hydro Industrial Research Chair in Conservation Aquaculture of Lake Sturgeon
Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science


HEALTH

Benedict Albensi
Manitoba Dementia Research Chair
Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Max Rady College of Medicine; St. Boniface Albrechtsen Research Centre

Silvia Alessi-Severini
Leslie F. Buggey Professorship
College of Pharmacy, Max Rady College of Medicine

Charles Bernstein
Bingham Chair in Gastroenterology
Internal Medicine, Max Rady College of Medicine

Hani El-Gabalawy 
Rheumatology Research Chair
Medicine and Immunology, Max Rady College of Medicine

Richard Keizjer
Thorlakson Chair in Surgical Research
Surgery, Max Rady College of Medicine

Sara Kreindler
Manitoba Research Chair in Health System Innovation
Community Health Sciences, Max Rady College of Medicine

Michelle Lobchuk
Manitoba Research Chair in Caregiver Communication
College Nursing, Max Rady College of Medicine

Kelly MacDonald
H.E. Sellers Research Chair in Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine and Medical Microbiology, Max Rady College of Medicine

Ruth Ann Marrie
The Waugh Family Chair in Multiple Sclerosis
Internal Medicine, Max Rady College of Medicine

Jonathan McGavock
CIHR Applied Public Health Chair in Resilience and Obesity in Children
Pediatrics and Child Health, Max Rady College of Medicine

Gerald Minuk
Morberg Family Chair in Hepatology
Internal Medicine and Pharmacology, Max Rady College of Medicine

Stephen Moses
Manitoba Research Chair in Health System Innovation
Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Max Rady College of Medicine

Thomas Murooka
GlaxoSmithKline Research Chair in Immunobiology of Infectious Diseases
Immunology, Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Max Rady College of Medicine

Peter Nickerson
Flynn Family Chair in Renal Transplant
Internal Medicine, Max Rady College of Medicine

Ryan Zarychanski
Dr. Lyonel G. Israels Chair in Hematology
Internal Medicine, Max Rady College of Medicine

HISTORY

Jennifer Dueck
Stephen A. Jarislowsky Chair in the Modern History of the Middle East and North Africa
History, Faculty of Arts

Barry Ferguson
Duff Roblin Professorship in Government
History, Faculty of Arts


MUSIC

Derrick Gardner
Babs Asper Professorship in Jazz Performance
Desautels Faculty of Music

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