Tier 1 Canada Research Chair for Conducting Polymers and Electronic Materials

The Canada Research Chairs program focuses on supporting research excellence and to increase Canada’s international competitiveness.  The advancement of Dr. Freund’s CRC will provide 7 years of funding that will be used for teaching load reduction, the support of a postdoctoral scholar and administrative support.  This support from the CRC program and the University allows our group to expand our research focus and pursue collaborative research projects that would otherwise not be possible.