Research Services

The Office of Research Services (ORS) provides a full suite of services to York faculty members in their pursuit of research,  scholarship and creative endeavours. ORS works closely with Faculty based research officers to help connect researchers to internal and external sources of research funding.  ORS also supports applications to institutional research funding and research awards. Research agreements, technology commercialization, industry liaison and entrepreneurship are supported by Innovation York in ORS.  York's award-winning Knowledge Mobilization Unit  will support research collaborations with community and government partners and help to develop strategies for the broad dissemination of research to maximize the social and economic impacts of research.  From the call for funding to commercialization, from application to award, ORS helps you maximize the productivity and impacts of your research, scholarship and creative works.

The Office of Research Ethics (ORE) serves the research community at York University by providing oversight of and support throughout all ethics review processes.  ORE provides the resources and expertise necessary for faculty to complete the appropriate ethics review process in an efficient and timely manner.

Specifically, ORE provides:

  • Assistance with the completion of all ethics protocols and forms;
  • Pre-review of ethics documents to ensure timely review by ethics committee (s)
  • Resources and information regarding research ethics guidelines and requirements
  • Workshops and seminars on research ethics