Fundamental Science Review Report Resources

On April 10, 2017, the government’s review of Canada’s fundamental science research, “Investing in Canada’s Future: Strengthening the Foundations of Canadian Research,” was submitted to the Government of Canada. The panel was Chaired by former University of Toronto President Dr. David Naylor. Th report made a series of compelling recommendations for the future of research in Canada.

“The Naylor report lays out a bold vision for transformative re-investment in scientific discovery and innovation, offering a blueprint for sustained excellence in university-led research across disciplines.”
– Universities Canada



The report, “Investing in Canada’s Future,” is available online.

To read a statement of support from the Vice-President Research & Innovation at York University, Robert Haché, published on April 19, 2017, visit the VPRI website.

Universities Canada President Paul Davidson published an Op Ed on the Canadian Science Policy Centre website on April 19, 2017.

Universities Canada offers some helpful resources:


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