• $643 K

    Res Security funds received in 2023-2024

  • $1.9 M

    Total Res Security funds received since 2023

  • $653 K

    Res Security funds received in 2024/2025

Research Security Criteria & Reporting

2024-2025 Distribution

UM received $653,139 in Federal RSF Research Security support.

The following chart provides an overview of how UM proposes to allocate its funds under the priority areas.

Management &
Administration
Information
Resources
$653,139 $0

2024-2025 Performance Indicators and Target Outcomes

Project Title Output (Investment of research security funds) Performance Objectives Performance Indicators Target Outcomes
Research Security Office $653,139 investment to continue to build capacity of the Research Security Office and provide research security training & workshops (officers, assistance, etc.) Assist in coordinating research security across the institution

Hire Director of Research Security

Maintain security software & licenses

Conduct regular environmental scans and reviews
Aid in identifying and mitigating research security risks Training associated with research security (workshops, policies and procedures, etc.)

Hiring of the Director after two failed searches

2023-2024 Distribution

UM received $643,242 in Federal RSF Research Security support.

The following chart provides an overview of how UM proposes to allocate its funds under the priority areas.

Management &
Administration
Information
Resources
$643,242 $0

2023-2024 Performance Indicators and Target Outcomes

Project Title Output (Investment of Research Security Funds) Performance Objectives Performance Indicators Target Outcomes
Research Security Office $643,242 invested in hiring research security staff and providing research security training (officers, assistance, etc.)

• Assist in coordinating research security across the Institution
• Hire Director of Research Security

• Acquire & maintain security software licenses
• Develop research security action plan

Aid in identifying and mitigating research security risks

Identify and mitigate risks to research security (physical, cyber, partnerships, intellectual property, people)

2022-2023 Distribution

UM received $602,592 in Federal RSF Research Security support.

The following chart provides an overview of how UM proposes to allocate its funds under the priority areas.

Management &
Administration
Information
Resources
$302,592 $300,000

 

2022-2023 Performance Indicators and Target Outcomes

Project Title Output (Investment of Research Security Funds) Performance Objectives Performance Indicators Target Outcomes
Research Security Office $302,592 invested in hiring research security staff and providing research security training (officers, assistance, etc.)

• Assist in coordinating research security across the Institution
• Research Security Officer and Office Assistant positions

• Acquire & maintain security software licenses

Aid in identifying and mitigating research security risks

Identify and mitigate risks to research security (physical, cyber, partnerships, intellectual property, people)
Advanced Research Computing (ARC) Security $300,000 invested in expanding cyber security infrastructure (computer processing, network connectivity, data storage and data backup) • Assist researchers (faculty, students, and staff) with accessing both local and national ARC systems and support • Perform computationally and data-intensive research and data management  Increase security and its user-contributed systems, providing archiving, capacity, and space & cooling for centralized, secure hosting of research-contributed systems

Public Acknowledgement, Objectives & Outcomes

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Research and International

Office of the Vice-President (Research and International)
Room 410/406 Administration Building
66 Chancellor's Circle
University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus)
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Canada

204-474-6915