Research Western

Research Excellence

Brain Web

 

Global-scale research excellence at Western includes groundbreaking work in neuroscience and imaging.

With annual research funding in excess of $220 million and an international reputation for success, Western University ranks as one of Canada's top research-intensive universities. By defining Western's signature research areas, we recognize the significant success of our researchers in building strong collaborative initiatives with existing and broadly acknowledged international reputations. Western’s signature areas of established and emerging strength have been defined as:

Western Clusters of Research Excellence and Western Research Chairs Programs

As part of the University's core mission as a leading research-intensive university, Western has committed to investing in established areas of internationally recognized programs of research excellence. In 2013, the University introduced the Western Clusters of Research Excellence and Western Research Chairs programs, further information about which can be found by visiting www.uwo.ca/research/wcre.html

Strategic Planning Documents