We're working toward a culture of innovation, supported by strong basic research that creates conditions for major discoveries and spurs entrepreneurial opportunities.

Frank Maurer

Meet Frank Maurer, Ph.D., Associate Dean Innovation and Strategic Partnerships

Find out how Frank is fostering a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in the Faculty of Science.

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Innovation Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

The fellowship is awarded to postdoctoral fellows with a track record of innovation activities.

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Parex Resources Innovation Fellowships

We believe our researchers and students can change the world – one discovery and innovation at a time.

  1. VizworX Inc.

    Frank Maurer


  2. SeeO2 Energy Inc.

    Viola Birss


  3. Click Materials Group

    Simon Trudel


  4. Epimeron Inc.

    Peter Facchini


  5. Alberta BioPhotonics Inc.

    Elmar Prenner


  6. Marathoner Labs

    Teddy Seyed

  7. Gushor (acquired by Schlumberger, 2013)

    Steve Larter