Connaught Fund 2014

27 May 2014 - 1:26pm
Jennifer Carlson

Researchers at U of T Mississauga will get a funding boost to support projects that range in varied topics from illegal gun smuggling at the Windsor-Detroit border, to evolution and early stages of animal life, and to reasoning and desire in the Victorian novel. 

Overall the New Researcher program provided over $920,000 to 53 faculty members across the university. To see the full list and article, please refer to the Research News section of the U of T website. 

Book Bonanza

11 Apr 2014 - 9:35am
Professor Jan Noel

Last Thursday in front of a large gathering in the Faculty Club, Ian Whyte averred his passion for books. “Personally, I love books. I read anything and everything, and, being an academic librarian, that’s probably a good thing,” declared Whyte, U of T Mississauga’s Chief Librarian. With this intro he helped to kick off UTM’s inaugural Celebration of Books.

Siobhan O'Flynn and Nuit Blanche

5 Mar 2014 - 2:29pm

Siobhan O'Flynn, a Professor in U of T Mississauga's Department of English and Drama is featured on SSHRC's website in their Research Stories section. 

Branching Out

21 Feb 2014 - 9:05am

Thirsty Thursday - Research & Networking SocialFaculty members, postdocs and grad students from U of T Mississauga’s research community gathered last week to slake their thirst for networking and knowledge by participating in 
Thirsty Thursday, UTM’s research and networking social.

Diabetes Discovery

11 Feb 2014 - 8:12am

An article recently published in Nature Genetics, in which Professor Parra is an investigator, is the largest study of its kind to elucidate the genetic factors involved in type-2 diabetes.

The study was a collaboration by several researchers from many different countries including Australia, China, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Japan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, United Kingdom, and USA.