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About

As Canada's comprehensive innovation university, Ryerson University engages in scholarly, research and creative (SRC) activities that address real-world challenges to drive economic growth and improve quality of life for Canadians.

Innovation is at the core of our research mandate. Our centres and institutes, opens in new window bring together faculty and industry partners to solve research problems and provide opportunities for students to learn.

Our strong focus on innovation and evidence-based research has made us a preferred partner for government, industry, not-for-profit organizations, communities and individuals. Together, we are improving processes, developing new technologies and services, and creating new companies and social enterprises.

Message from the Vice-President

Read how Steven N. Liss, Ryerson's Vice-President, Research and Innovation is committed to fostering research at Ryerson.

Research Themes

Learn how Ryerson’s research themes represent our diverse scholarly, research and creative activity.

Our Researchers

Learn how our researchers are working across disciplines to solve real-world problems.

Centres and Institutes

Learn how Ryerson's Centres and Institutes develop strategic partnerships and conduct research across a wide range of topics.

OVPRI Services

Learn about the services and tools that the Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation offers to our researchers.