Research Services

Research Office

The Research Office supports the growth and expansion of funded research and scholarly activity at OCAD University. Our goal is to assist researchers in accessing the necessary resources to conduct excellent research that will earn faculty high recognition in their fields.

Contacts


Dr. Robert Luke

Vice-President, Research and Innovation

rluke@ocadu.ca
416 977 6000 x464

Heather Robson

Director, Research Services

hrobson@ocadu.ca
416 977 6000 x4781

Award facilitation (pre- and post-award)

Christine Pineda

Manager, Special Projects

cpineda@ocadu.ca
416 977 6000 x4368

Research ethics board support, research communications

Leila Talei

Officer, Research Projects

ltalei@ocadu.ca
416 977 6000 x4611

Post award facilitation

Melissa Golberg

Research Grants & Contracts Officer

mgolberg@ocadu.ca
416 977 6000 x447

Pre-award facilitation

 

Samantha Leggett

Assistant, Vice-President, Research & Innovation

sleggett@ocadu.ca
416 977 6000 x417

Finance Office

The Finance Office provides additional support to researchers in the management of their research funds by:

  • administering and accounting for research funds received by the University;
  • setting up cost centres and accounts for research projects;
  • ensuring that expenditures are eligible and adhere to the funding agency guidelines and internal institutional policies;
  • preparing and submitting financial reports to sponsors;
  • coordinating research-related audits.

Contacts


Charlene James

Research and Financial Reporting Accountant

cjames@ocadu.ca
416 977 6000 x320

Budget and account set-up, budget revisions, research financial reporting

Ajay Joshi

Research Accountant

ajoshi@ocadu.ca
416 977 6000 x4580

Expense eligibility review, expense reimbursements, cheque requisitions, invoices, purchasing card reconciliations

Ana Pineiro

Senior Procurement Officer

apineiro@ocadu.ca
416 977 6000 x4580

Oversight of the purchase of goods and services for the University including purchase orders, purchasing cards and competitive bids, maintaining supplier relationships

Mailing address

Office of Research & Innovation 
OCAD University
100 McCaul St.
Toronto, Ontario
M5T 1W1

Research Planning, Board & Policies