Scholarly Prominence in Established and Emerging Areas

Research in the lab


As a comprehensive, research-intensive campus that has the nimbleness to work across disciplines while maintaining strong disciplines, we are in an excellent position to take a substantive leap forward in scholarly productivity and impact.

We will do our part to address issues and to advance objectives outlined in the University’s institutional strategic research plan.


Strategic Direction 2.1

Enhance and grow current and emerging areas of research strength that will differentiate University of Toronto Scarborough as a global research leader in those fields.

Strategic Direction 2.2

Develop and implement a new research support framework that facilitates realization of our scholarly ambitions.

Strategic Direction 2.3

Establish the University of Toronto Scarborough as a centre of excellence for research partnerships and knowledge translation.

Strategic Direction 2.4

Invigorate on-campus research culture to increase disciplinary and interdisciplinary engagement across departments and with the wider community.