The Office of the Vice President Research and Innovation will launch the 2019-2020 York Research Chairs (YRC) competition. The YRC program mirrors and complements the Canada Research Chairs program, and recognizes researchers who have demonstrated excellence in research and scholarship and have made, or are poised to make, substantial contributions to research leadership. An informational session covering the nomination process and insights for developing effective nominations will be held Monday, July 22, 2019 from 2:00-3:00pm in 280N York Lanes. Potential nominees and research support staff are encouraged to attend. Please register at via this link.