Explore Research By The Numbers

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The Division of the Vice-President, Research & Innovation (VPRI) provides access to research data and analytics including research grants, awards, and innovations data. Each category below links to an interactive dashboard containing the related data.


Awards & Honours

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Key global and national research awards and honours held by U of T researchers.

Funding Research

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Investments into U of T research and innovation from funding partners.

Innovation & Entrepreneurship

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New invention disclosures and U of T research-based startup companies.


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U of T research infrastructure funding compared to Canadian peers.

Research Impact

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Research impact in terms of publications and citations.

Indirect Costs of Research

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How U of T supports the indirect costs of research.

Supporting the U of T Community

In 2023, research training and resources included the following.


video resources


supported events


facilitation toolkits and other resources


training sessions led for faculty and staff by the VPRI


curated faculty profiles in DiscoverResearch


occupational health and safety trainees


users of the VPRI dashboards across U of T


research administrators supported by the Community of Research Excellence (CORE)

For more information about research and innovation analytics, visit Research Data & Analytics.

Forms & Downloads


  • Analyze and integrate research data
  • Develop, maintain, and update data analytics systems that curate data from multiple sources
  • Facilitate the integration of grant data administered at the affiliated hospitals in the Toronto Academic Health Science Network (TASHN) network
  • Provide data and analytics for U of T divisions and administrative offices
  • Prepare research funding and innovation reports for the U of T’s strategic external partners

VPRI Contact


Aurora Mendelsohn

Director, Research Analytics
Office of the Vice-President, Research & Innovation (OVPRI)
(416) 978-1706

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