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
Logo for Centre for Public Health and Zoonoses Centre for Public Health and Zoonoses

Co-ordinates existing public health research and promotes new collaborative research activities designed to enhance problem-solving capacity and implement solutions in public health at the human-animal-environment interface.

Centre for Scottish Studies Centre for Scottish Studies

Co-ordinates graduate studies and scholarly research in the history, literature and culture of Scotland and Scottish settlements in Canada, promoting public outreach and development of the University’s renowned Scottish archival collection.

Logo for Centre for Genetic Improvement of Livestock Centre for the Genetic Improvement of Livestock

Conducts world-leading research and training in quantitative genetics, animal breeding, and genomics for numerous animal industries, including aquaculture beef, dairy, equine, goat, poultry, sheep and swine.

Community Engaged Scholarship Institute (CESI)
The Institute is an intermediary organization that both builds capacity for and does community engagement and social innovation. We do this by strengthening faculty and student engagement with local, national and international communities, brokering knowledge relationships, and supporting engaged teaching, engaged research, and knowledge mobilization.
Banner for Controlled Environment Systems Research Facility Controlled Environment Systems Research Facility

Represents Canada’s contributions to multidisciplinary research and technology development in the application of plants for life support in space and related terrestrial applications.