Angela Roorda, PhD

Arts Research Development Officer

Angela Roorda, PhD.Angela Roorda, PhD

Arts Research Development Officer
Faculty of Arts
University of Waterloo

Email: aroorda@uwaterloo.ca
Phone: 519.888.4567 ext 37153
Office: PAS 2424



Angela Roorda is based in the Arts Research Office and works with faculty members in Arts to advance their research and obtain research funding. Specifically, Angela can provide the following types of assistance:

  • Serve as a sounding board as you develop project ideas and a research plan;
  • Put you in touch with others in the Faculty and elsewhere on campus who may have similar or complementary interests and/or may be able to help you;
  • Identify appropriate and current funding opportunities and help you develop your grant applications strategy;
  • Loan you materials from an archive of grant resources, including models of successful Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (and other) grant proposals;
  • Point you to other grant-writing resources available at the University of Waterloo;
  • In collaboration with office of Research personnel, provide structural and editorial feedback on drafts of your grant proposal;
  • Assist you with completing online forms and accessing University signatures; and
  • Direct you to the right people in Waterloo's Office of Research, or liaise with them on your behalf.

Angela is also available to provide information about and assistance in the development of external academic prize and award nominations (e.g., Royal Society of Canada, SSHRC Impact Awards, Killam, etc.).

Affiliation: 
University of Waterloo

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