Melanie Campbell

What's happening here in Waterloo is truly special – a dedication to the kind of deep fundamental science that will benefit generations to come.
– Stephen Hawking

We invite you to learn more about our faculty and how their research is improving the lives of Canadians and the world.

Awards and Honours

Our faculty hold numerous awards and honours including the Order of Canada, Killam Fellowship, Steacie award and the Premier's Discovery Award.


Our faculty members drive Waterloo's research powerhouse. We are proud to host two Canada Excellence Research Chair Laureates, and 13 Canada Research Chairs.

Centres and Institutes

There are a number of official centres and institutes within the faculty that bring together some of the best and most creative minds at Waterloo.

Research Fellows

The Science Research Fellows aim to support the research enterprise within their unit. Learn more about our Research Fellows and how they can help you.

Research in the News

Read about how our research is making headlines on campus and around the world.



Shirley Tang
Associate Dean of Research
Phone: 519-888-4567 ext. 38037
Location: QNC 4618

Kim Arnold
Research Development Officer
Phone: 519-888-4567 ext. 39224
Location: ESC 254D

Ira Sherr
Partnership Development Officer
Phone: (416) 908-9774
Location: ESC 250

Science Idustry Partnership
Download our Science Industry Partnerships (PDF) brochure.