Thursday, April 1, 2020 

10:00am – 12noon 



The Office of Research Services (ORS) and the Research Commons are coordinating a NSERC information session for faculty members who are in the process of or considering preparing an application to the upcoming NSERC Discovery Grant fall competition (deadline November 1st).  


This information session will be of interest to both first-time applicants, as well as those who are resubmitting applications. All eligible researchers are encouraged to attend this session. The session is intended to provide potential applicants with updated program information, tips and techniques on how to write a successful application, information on peer review process and selection criteria. The speakers are experienced research officer, successful NSERC Discovery Grant applicant, and member of Discovery Grant selection committee. 


The session includes the following speakers: 


Dr. Emilie Roudier 

School of Kinesiology & Health Science, Faculty of Health 

Successful Recipient of NSERC Discovery Grant (2020-2025) 



Dr. Aijun An 

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Lassonde School of Engineering 

1507- Computer Science Selection Committee  



Dr. Willem Peppler 

Research/Awards Officer 

Office of the Dean, Lassonde School of Engineering 


Please register at https://research.apps01.yorku.ca/machform/view.php?id=55238 to join by Zoom: https://yorku.zoom.us/j/94609223183?pwd=WWJhMTYydVREdnJCZlZKcE5BTVJrUT09 


Please note that the Zoom video, audio and slides will be recorded and made available for researchers who register but are not available to participate at the scheduled time.