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Robert Baker                                                                                                 


Vice-President, Research                               


Associate Vice-President, Research


Peter Mascher

Vice-Provost, International Affairs


Doug Welch

Vice-Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies


Nick Markettos

Assistant Vice-President, Research Partnerships


Khaled Hassanein

Associate Dean (Graduate Studies and Research)

DeGroote School of Business


Jonathan Bramson

Associate Dean, Research

Faculty of Health Sciences


John Preston

Associate Dean (Research and External Relations)

Faculty of Engineering


Pamela Swett (on research leave from July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018)

Associate Dean, Graduate Studies and Research

Faculty of Humanities


Sean Corner

Acting Associate Dean, Graduate Studies and Research (July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018)

Faculty of Humanities


Gianni Parise

Associate Dean, Research and External Relations

Faculty of Science


James Gillett

Associate Dean (Graduate Studies and Research)

Faculty of Social Sciences


Vivian Lewis

University Librarian

Assistant Vice-President

Research Administration


Additional Participants providing support and input:

Zach Douglas

President and CEO, McMaster Innovation Park


Kathy Charters

Assistant Vice-President

Research Administration


Gay Yuyitung

Executive Director

McMaster Industry Liaison Office



Research Office for Administration, Development and Support (ROADS)



Research Finance and Administration


Greg Weiler


Health Research Services


Ranil Sonnadara

Executive Director, Research and High Performance Computing

Special Advisor to the VP Research


Lori Dillon

Research Communications Manager

Office of Vice-President, Research


Danelle D’Alvise

Manager, Prizes and Awards

Office of Vice-President, Research