Centre and Director Review Process


The Faculty of Social Science at the University of Western Ontario is currently home to many Research Centres. This policy provides the establishment and the review process for the renewal of the mandate of Centres and their Directors. This policy complies with Western University Policy 7.9 – Establishment, Governance and Review of Research Institutes, Centres and Groups.


The objective of this policy is to provide concrete and consistent direction regarding the registration and review procedures for Research Centres and their Directors.


This policy applies to Research Centres within the Faculty of Social Science that are registered and accountable to the Office of the Vice-President (Research). This includes all Centres affiliated with the Faculty of Social Science.

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