Office of Research Services

General Inquiries

For general inquiries, please contact: Patti Minakis 519-824-4120 Ext. 56943

Or, contact one of our individual units:

Animal Care Services - For submitting Animal Utilization Protocols (AUPs) and amendments to the Animal Care Committee (ACC); general inquiries and administrative matters related to AUP development, submission and review.

Research Ethics - For submitting Research Ethics Board (REB) forms: REB Application, Amendment Form and Renewal Form; and inquiries for general and compliance questions.

Research Support Services - For inquiries about grants or contracts or to submit an OR5 form.

Strategic Programs and Infrastructure Grants - For matters relating to sponsors such as Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) and Ministry of Colleges and Universities (MCU), Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE), Canada Research Chairs (CRC).

Our People

Senior IT Business Systems Analyst (Vacant)
Research Analysis and Reporting
Phone number: 
519-824-4120 Ext. 54601
University Centre, Room 444

Responsible for analysis and evaluation of the Office of Research Services processes and systems. Leads initiatives on the development and implementation of IT solutions that meet business needs and optimize business processes of the research enterprise.

photograph of Laura Beaupre

Laura Beaupre

Director, Research Analysis and Reporting
Research Analysis and Reporting
Phone number: 
519-824-4120 Ext. 56616
University Centre, Room 437

Leads development of systems to evaluate and report on all aspects of the University’s research performance by collecting, synthesizing, curating, and conducting analysis of research performance data from internal and external sources. Provides intelligence on research performance within the University. Oversees analytics process of the research enterprise.