Research

Delivering creative, purposeful and innovative research that matters to our partners, faculty and students.

Our Research

Research at Sheridan provides relevant and innovative solutions in our communities, through meaningful collaborative opportunities between our partners, faculty and students.

Get Started

Are you looking to get started on a research idea at Sheridan? For more information visit the pages below or email Sheridan Research.

Success Stories

Sheridans Research and Incubation Centres Yield Diverse CuttingEdge Projects

Research that provides relevant and innovative solutions in our communities with the expertise of faculty and their students is the formula that’s led to Sheridan’s numerous successful collaborations across its six Research and Incubation Centres. Sheridan’s research potential is diverse and its impact far-reaching.

Sheridan and community partners develop toolkit to support older immigrant adults

To mark Seniors’ Month in Ontario this June, the Sheridan Centre for Elder Research is excited to launch the Building Connected Communities: Social Isolation and Loneliness Toolkit.

Constructing a Clinic of the Future

A doctor puts on a Microsoft HoloLens headset and uses voice commands to call up a patient’s chart. Vital signs – captured in real-time – project around their hospital bed using mixed reality. With a simple hand movement, CT and MRI scans slide into view.

Sheridan Team Designs NewPneu, a Cost-Effective System for Diagnosing Childhood Pneumonia in Low-Resource Settings

A device designed by a team of faculty and student researchers at Sheridan’s Centre for Mobile Innovation (CMI) has the potential to impact the diagnosis of community-acquired pneumonia - a significant cause of death for children worldwide, according to the World Health Organization.

News and Events

Federal Investment for Research

Sheridan has received a major Canada Foundation for Innovation grant to assist in advancing pioneering work related to the creation of believable and engaging virtual characters.

Museum Exhibit in Quebec City Exploring the Digital Revolution Features the Work of Sheridan Students

The Musée de la civilisation officially opens a new exhibition called Head in the Cloud on Nov. 28, 2019 in Quebec City, featuring an installation designed and programmed with the help of an interdisciplinary team at Sheridan.

Annual Report

Sheridan Research's 2018-19 Annual Report is now available. Find out more about our research successes and external grants received over the last year.

Innovate with the Centre for Advanced Manufacturing and Design Technologies

The Centre for Advanced Manufacturing and Design Technologies (CAMDT) connects industry, curriculum and applied research. The Centre provides innovation support to their industry partners, fostering collaboration.

Research Ethics Board

The Sheridan Research Ethics Board ensures that research affiliated with Sheridan involving human participants meets the highest ethical standards.

About Us

Sheridan Research is here to help support our faculty, students, staff and industry/community partners through all aspects of the research journey.