Current CBRC Members
The following organizations and institutions are CBRC members for the 2018-2019 membership year.
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  • University of New Brunswick

    The University of New Brunswick (UNB) is the oldest English-language university in Canada and one of the oldest public universities in North America, established in response to the Loyalists’ petition of 1785 for the establishment of a Provincial Academy of Arts and Science. Conducting more than 70 per cent of university research in New Brunswick, UNB is the major provincial centre for research and graduate studies, as well as professional programs. UNB’s particular research strengths…...Read more

  • Nipissing University

    Nipissing University is a dynamic, primarily undergraduate institution dedicated to providing a personalized student experience in which every student has a chance to chart a path to a successful future. Students discover their intellectual passions by participating in and leading original research while engaging in a wide range of enriching co-curricular activities. Class sizes provide perfect opportunity for students to engage in meaningful interaction with faculty members and foster collaboration with peers. Nipissing is known…...Read more

  • MacEwan University

    Founded in 1971, MacEwan University provides student-focused instruction in a warm and supportive atmosphere. We focus on teaching, so our students can focus on learning. It’s been a cornerstone of who we are for more than 40 years. And we continue to build on that reputation. Offering more than 65 programs, the university provides a transformative education in a collaborative and supportive learning environment. Creativity thrives here through research and innovation that engages students, faculty…...Read more

  • Arctic Institute of Community-Based Research

    The Arctic Institute of Community-Based Research (AICBR) is a unique Northern organization that works to bring together multiple groups and sectors on issues that are identified by and relevant to our partners. Our current priorities include food security, healthy lifestyles, chronic disease prevention, youth engagement and mental health, and climate change adaptation. We work with northern Indigenous communities, Non-Governmental Organizations, governments (Indigenous, territorial, and federal), academics, graduate students, research organizations, and the private sector. Our approach prioritizes…...Read more

  • University of Toronto

    Founded in 1827, the University of Toronto is proud to be among the world’s top research-intensive universities, dedicated to learning, discovery, knowledge creation and mobilization. With 700 programs on three campuses, our undergraduate and graduate students learn from and work with professors engaged in research that is globally recognized for its excellence across a broad range of subjects. U of T engages in collaboration across disciplines, with community and international partners, to spark the ideas,…...Read more

  • Carleton University

    Located in Ottawa, Carleton University welcomes the world as Canada’s capital university. Dedicated to excellence, Carleton strives for innovation in research, teaching and learning and encourages hands-on experience in the classroom. Carleton has over 27,000 students who graduate with the potential to change the world. Connecting Carleton and the Community Now more than ever, communities seek responsive and timely solutions that address the complex problems of our world today. CUConnects is a Carleton University community…...Read more

  • Concordia University

    Every year, our scholars, facilities and city inspire 46,000 students to engage with big questions head-on. We’re a comprehensive university. We search for innovative solutions and make positive contributions to society. Our creativity powers Montreal and connects us to the world. See how we plan to redefine the 21st century university. Read more here....Read more

  • University of British Columbia

    The University of British Columbia is a global centre for research and teaching, consistently ranked among the 40 best universities in the world. Since 1915, UBC’s West Coast spirit has embraced innovation and challenged the status quo. Its entrepreneurial perspective encourages students, staff and faculty to challenge convention, lead discovery and explore new ways of learning. At UBC, bold thinking is given a place to develop into ideas that can change the world....Read more

  • North Island College

    North Island College is a community college committed to high quality and excellence in our programs and services. We offer more than 1000 courses and 80 credit programs supported by a dedicated faculty, staff and administration – all working together to help you achieve your goals....Read more

  • Office of Research, University of Waterloo

    In the heart of Waterloo Region, at the forefront of innovation, the University of Waterloo is home to world-changing research and inspired teaching. At the hub of a growing network of global partnerships, Waterloo will shape the future by building bridges with industry and between disciplines, institutions and communities. From quantum computing and nanotechnology to clinical psychology, engineering and health sciences research, ideas that change the world are at the heart of who we are....Read more

  • Lakehead University

    Lakehead University is dynamic, modern, and highly learner-centred, we acknowledge all of our students as valued leaders of tomorrow, whose education and success are most paramount to our institution. Both campuses in Thunder Bay and Orillia promise the total university experience: a blend of academic excellence and opportunity with a rich variety of social and recreational activities. We also promise excellence in research; Lakehead is the proud host to nine Canada Research Chairs and revolutionary…...Read more

  • Ryerson University

    Ryerson University is a leader in innovative, career-oriented education and a university clearly on the move. With a mission to serve societal need, and a long-standing commitment to engaging its community, Ryerson offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs. Distinctly urban, culturally diverse and inclusive, the university is home to more than 44,500 students, and nearly 170,000 alumni worldwide....Read more

  • Brandon University

    Brandon University promotes excellence in teaching, research and scholarship; educating students so they can make a meaningful difference as engaged citizens and leaders. Read more about Brandon University here....Read more

  • Université du Québec à Montréal

    Read more about UQAM here....Read more

  • University of Guelph

    The strategic research plan and other documents emphasize engagement and knowledge mobilization through research themes, including food, health, environment, and community, and the Integrated Plan reasserts a strong commitment to the development of students through fostering engagement with community. Challenges and Opportunities As with almost all Canadian universities, the University of Guelph has a number of historical and current initiatives towards better community engagement. Efforts by research, teaching, and support units at Guelph working on…...Read more