Centres, Institutes, and Groups

The University of Guelph's Policy and Procedures on Research Centres and Institutes, and Scholarly Chairs outlines the process for establishing a centre or institute, governance expectations and reporting requirements. The official version of this policy is housed with the University Secretariat.

  • Centres and Institutes
  • Groups
Canadian Research Institute in Food Safety (CRIFS)

Fosters links among researchers, the food industry, consumer groups and regulatory agencies to bolster the Canadian agri-food sector through public health protection, enhancement of trade and increased awareness of food safety.

Cardiovascular Centre banner with University cornerstone Cardiovascular Centre

The Cardiovascular Centre combines expertise in basic cardiovascular biology and veterinary medicine to provide an excellent multidisciplinary training environment to support and enhance basic, translational and clinical cardiovascular studies. The Centre is dedicated to the diagnosis of cardiovascular disease, treatment, teaching and research.

Centre of Agricultural Renewable Energy and Sustainability banner featuring a bio-energy car Centre for Agricultural Renewable Energy and Sustainability (CARES)

Mandated to strengthen the agricultural sector, improve sustainability and development, increase alternative energy and energy conservation and leverage education, training and research.

Centre for Land and Water Stewardship logo Centre for Land and Water Stewardship (CLAWS)

Encourages projects that examine the sustainability of land and water resources, and serves as an umbrella for several research and extension projects at the university.

Graph of mathematical function over text CNM Centre for Nutrition Modelling

Focuses on animal nutrition and health and on developing biomathematical models to better understand the scientific, environmental and management aspects of animal agriculture.