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Research Processes

Please see the following charts for a detailed explanation of our core processes: 
  • Industry/community partnership process flowchart:  For industry partners wishing to initiate projects with Sheridan, this form also outlines the various approval steps and responsibilities throughout the process.
  • Faculty engagement process map: Outlines the process and faculty responsibilities for working with the Sheridan Research office through the partnership matching and internal approval processes, funding applications and project set-up.
  • Sheridan Research legal process map: Intended for both faculty and external research partners, this map outlines the various legal considerations and documentation required throughout the life of the project including non-disclosure and intellectual property management. 
  • Student research process map: Outlines the steps for students involved in funded applied research projects, and the administrative student tasks throughout the life of the project.
  • Sheridan research ethics process map: For Sheridan Professors wishing to initiate a research project involving human participants. 

To read the full Sheridan Research Process Guide, please click here.