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Office of the Vice-President (Research)

Fredericton: Sir Howard Douglas Hall, Rm. 212, 3 Bailey Drive, P.O. Box 4400, Fredericton, NB E3B 5A3 | Tel: (506) 453-5189 | Fax: (506) 453-3522 | Email

Hours

WinterLabour Day to Victoria Day; Monday to Friday, 8:15 am to 4:30 pm
Summer: Victoria Day to Labour Day; Monday to Friday, 7:45 am to 4:00 pm

  • David MaGee, Acting Vice-President (Research) - Helps shape UNB’s strategic research direction and agenda.
  • Renee Audet-Martel, Research Administrator Officer - Oversees the management of Research Ethics, the Postdoctoral Fellowships Program, and Research Ranking.
  • Amanda Manuel, Executive Assistant / Project Coordinator - Scheduling, assistant to the VPR Office.



Office of Research Services

Fredericton: Sir Howard Douglas Hall, room 215; 3 Bailey Drive, PO Box 4400, Fredericton, NB, Canada, E3B 5A3 | Tel: (506) 453-4674 | Fax: (506) 453-3522 | Email ORS| Email Research Financial (Post-Award) Services

Saint John: Hazen Hall, room 321A; 100 Tucker Park Road, PO Box 5050, Saint John, NB, Canada, E2L 4L5; Tel: (506) 648-5908 | Fax: (506) 648-2318 | Email

Hours

WinterLabour Day to Victoria Day; Monday to Friday, 8:15 am to 4:30 pm
Summer: Victoria Day to Labour Day; Monday to Friday, 7:45 am to 4:00 pm

 Administration

  • Kelly Ashfield, Executive Director - Responsible for the operation of the Office of Research Services.
  • Judy Arseneau, Administrative Assistant - First point of contact in Saint John, Secretary to the Research Ethics Board and Animal Care Committee.
  • Gale Austin, Administrative Assistant - First point of contact for Industry-Government Services, IRAP Program and special projects.
  • Ashley Doucet, Administrative Assistant - Main office reception for Fredericton, mail, file maintenance and data entry.

Pre-Award Services

  • Ana Espejo, Manager of Pre-Award Services - Harrison McCain Foundation, Fredrik & Catherine Eaton, Grand Lake Meadows and University Research Fund programs; support to large research grants and office management.
  • Carmen Ellison, Proposal Support / Liaison Officer - Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), New Brunswick Health Research Foundation (NBHRF), and other health-related research and/or other social sciences and humanities programs.
  • Cindy Gillet, Institutional Proposal Support Officer - Canada Research Chairs (CRC) and Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI)
  • Reid Lodge, Proposal Support Officer - Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) & other NSE, and New Brunswick Innovation Foundation (NBIF).
  • Tracey McCarthy, Research Awards Administrator - Transfer agreements, federal and provincial service agreements, including some tri-council agreements, certifications, data collection and record maintenance.
  • Heidi Van Wart, Proposal Support Officer - On leave
  • Michelle Webber, Contracts Administrator - Federal, provincial and municipal agreements; industrial contracts, service and contribution agreements.

Research Financial (Post-Award) Services

Fredericton: Sir Howard Douglas Hall, room 302; 3 Bailey Drive, PO Box 4400, Fredericton, NB, Canada, E3B 5A3 | Tel: (506) 453-3558 | Fax: (506) 458-7600 | Email

Saint John: Philip W. Oland Hall, Room 116; 100 Tucker Park Road, PO Box 5050, Saint John, NB, Canada, E2L 4L5 | Tel. (506) 648-5865 | Fax (506) 648-5514 | Email

  • Charlotte McIntosh, Manager of Research Funds - Overall oversight of financial and compliance activity; formal liaison with Financial Services; research statistics and financial statements; policy and procedure formulation and enforcement; VPR funding commitments
  • Shelley Eastwood-Currier, Accountant / Financial Analyst - Contracts
  • Tania Jones, Financial Administrator - Springboard Atlantic
  • Kara MacGillivray, Accountant / Financial Analyst - Tri-Council; Canada Research Chairs; NBIF Research Assistantships Initiative; University Research Fund; Environmental Trust Fund; NB Wildlife Council
  • Stephanie Maxwell, Account Control Compliance Admin - Reviews all transactions on Fredericton research accounts for available funding, project eligibility and appropriateness; internal control, systems support, process review and statistical analysis for all research accounts
  • Stephanie Maxwell, Acting Accountant / Financial Analyst - ACOA Atlantic Innovation Fund & ACOA Business Development Program
  • Tammy Mullin, Accountant / Financial Analyst - Canada Foundation for Innovation; NBIF Research Technicians Initiative; NBIF Research Innovation Fund; Networks for Centres of Excellence; MITACS; all other grants
  • Financial Services SJ - Research & Restricted Accounts - All accounts related to research in Saint John



Industry-Government Services

Fredericton: Sir Howard Douglas Hall, Room 304, 3 Bailey Drive, P.O. Box 4400, Fredericton, NB, E3B 5A3 | Tel: (506) 458-7188 | Fax: (506) 458-7600 | Email

Saint John: Hazen Hall, Room 321A, 100 Tucker Park Road, P.O. Box 5050, Saint John, NB, E2L 4L5 | Tel: (506) 648-5908 | Fax: (506) 648-2318 | Email

Hours

WinterLabour Day to Victoria Day; Monday to Friday, 8:15 am to 4:30 pm
Summer: Victoria Day to Labour Day; Monday to Friday, 7:45 am to 4:00 pm

Research Partnerships

  • Hart Devitt, Manager of Research Partnerships - Research opportunities development, knowledge and technology transfer and commercialization activities, including ACOA Atlantic Innovation Fund (AIF) and other programs; Saint John campus
  • Alison MacNevin, Knowledge Transfer Officer - Research and commercial partnership development, knowledge and technology transfer and commercialization activities.

Intellectual Property

  • Shane Nason, Intellectual Property Manager - Provides intellectual property (IP) advice and services, including the management and protection of UNB-owned IP; oversees the management and administration of commercialization agreements; Saint John campus

Agreements

  • Nicole Baker, Agreements Officer - Develops, reviews and negotiates agreements for industry-research partnerships, both funded and non-funded (e.g. non-disclosure, intellectual property, collaborative research), commercialization activities (e.g. licenses), and other custom agreements for research-related activities.
  • Carolyn Christensen, Agreements Officer - Develops, reviews and negotiates agreements for industry-research partnerships, both funded and non-funded (e.g. non-disclosure, intellectual property, collaborative research), commercialization activities (e.g. licenses), and other custom agreements for research-related activities.
  • Julie Thomas, Agreements Officer - on leave

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