The Office of the Vice-President (Research) includes the following units: Food From Thought, Office of the Vice-President (Research), and Research Communications.
The Office of Research Services includes the following units: Animal Care Services, Office of the Associate Vice-President (Research Services), Research Analysis and Reporting, Research Ethics (Human Participants), Research IT, Research Legal Review, Research Risk, Research Support Services (Grants and Contracts), and Strategic Programs and Infrastructure Grants (SPIG).
Agri-Food Partnership staff manage the Ontario Agri-Food Innovation Alliance, the collaboration between the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs and the University of Guelph. Agri-Food Partnership staff are part of the Office of Research and are located at 1 Stone Road West, 2NW.
Focusing on Technology Transfer, Industry Liaison, New Venture Creation, and Knowledge Mobilization, the Research Innovation Office helps transform the University of Guelph’s world-class research into innovations that change lives and improve life. We connect research to the world and use on-campus innovation to foster positive changes for the community, government and industry.
The Food from Thought initiative at the University of Guelph is a seven-year, $76.7 million research program funded by the Canada First Research Excellence Fund. Food from Thought staff are part of the Office of Research and are responsible for the management and operation of the program.