About research in Arts

We're one of the most multidisciplinary academic communities on campus. We lead critical and creative research inquiry, debate, imagination, discovery and entrepreneurial thinking.

Our vision for energizing Arts is to engage, inspire and discover

Larissa Lai

Chairs

Research chairs

We are redefining boundaries and making groundbreaking discoveries

James Ellis

Themes

Research themes

Explore the research plan and research themes at UCalgary

Sheri Madigan

Projects

Current research projects

List of the latest projects to receive funding

Arts researchers start here

Latest research news


In the News: Trevor Tombe, Economics, in CBC News

Status of Alberta's nest egg Heritage Savings Fund unknown as annual report stalled

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In the News: Ron Kneebone, Economics, in Calgary Herald

Varcoe: A big pipeline win, another credit rating downgrade, hit province

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In the News: Trevor Tombe, Economics, in 660News

Experts cast doubt over Kenney's economic recovery plan

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In the News: Ron Kneebone, Economics, in CBC News

Alberta to spend billions on infrastructure, cut corporate taxes as part of recovery plan

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Research centres and networks in the Faculty of Arts


Centre for Military, Security and Strategic Studies

cmss.ucalgary.ca

Centre for Research in the Fine Arts

arts.ucalgary.ca/crfa

Cercle Benveniste Circle

people.ucalgary.ca/~mrrayala/

Language Research Centre

arts.ucalgary.ca/lrc

Latin American Research Centre

larc.ucalgary.ca

Traditional Authority Applied Research Network

people.ucalgary.ca/~taarn


Research institutes with connections to the Faculty of Arts

Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute

research4kids.ucalgary.ca

Alberta Gambling Research Institute

abgamblinginstitute.ca

Arctic Institute of North America

arctic.ucalgary.ca

Calgary Institute for the Humanities

arts.ucalgary.ca/cih/

Hotchkiss Brain Institute

hbi.ucalgary.ca

Van Horne Transportation Institute

vanhorne.info


Research at UCalgary

UCalgary is on a mission to discover new knowledge and translate our discoveries into applications that provide benefits to our communities.