Administration and Financial Compliance

The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) is the federal research funding agency which promotes and supports postsecondary-based research and training in the humanities and social sciences. Other Tri-Council granting partners are the Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR) and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC). To ensure financial compliance, faculty researchers with research projects fully or partially funded by Tri-Council partners must adhere to the policies and procedures as detailed in the Tri-Council Financial Administration Guides and the NSCAD Research Administration Policy accessed through the following links:

Tri-Agency Financial Administration Guide

NSCAD Research Administration Policy

For further information, please contact the Office of Research Services and Industry Liaison at

Contact Information

Ann-Barbara Graff, Ph.D.
Vice-President, Academic & Research

Marlene Ramos
Research Grants Officer (Acting),
Office of Research Services
5163 Duke Street, D301
Halifax, Nova Scotia  B3J 3J6
Phone: 902.444.7221

Eric MacDonald
Academic Affairs and Research
5163 Duke Street, D300
Halifax, Nova Scotia  B3J 3J6
Phone: 902.494.8220