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Faculty and Staff

The Office of Research and Innovation offers many services and tools to Faculty and Staff and other members of the research community. Explore these key areas of the research and innovation process:


  • Find internal or external funding opportunities for your research. 


  • Trent University is committed to the highest standards of ethical practice in research. Researchers can find Trent's ethical policies and guides to assist them in achieving the highest standard.

Intellectual Property

  • Information, forms and resources to help researchers with the development, protection and commercialization of Intellectual Property.

Equity in Research

  • Trent University is dedicated to making sure that the institution meets and exceeds all established equitable standards.


  • Find information on upcoming workshops on funding sources, and an archive of previously hosted ones.

Forms, Policies and Standard Operating Procedures

  • Find all relevant research policies, forms and standard operating procedures.

How to Hire

  •  Information and required documents for the hiring of graduate, undergraduate and post-doctoral students, and visiting scholars.

Research Portal

  • What the research portals can do for you and how to operate within them.