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September 22, 2017
Canadian Excellence

Research Finance


Jeanette Uri
Manager, Research Finance  extension 4983

Jessica Kuik
Research Finance Accountant

Anne Linkletter 
Finance Compliance Officer extension 2326

Rene Soto  
Research Finance Administrator  extension 2695

Reporting to Financial Resources, Research Finance supports the financial management and administration of research grants and contracts awarded to WLU and its research community as facilitated by the Office of Research Services. 

Our team is involved in a wide range of functions including financial reporting, compliance oversight, monitoring of expenditures, invoicing and inter-institutional transfers.  Working collaboratively with researchers, departments, faculties and the Office of Research Services, we ensure funding is administered in adherence with university policy, granting agency requirements and contract stipulations. 

Should you have any questions regarding the administration of your research account, please do not hesitate to contact us.

2016 Laurier Expense Reimbursement HandbookSummary of Changes

Tri-Agency Financial Administration Guide (SSHRC, NSERC, CIHR)

Account Codes for Research-Related Activities

Recommended Student Stipend Amounts 

Determining how to hire: Guided questions(interactive tool)

Determining how to hire: Non-Student(flowchart)Student(flowchart)

Research Finance Workshops

Faculty members opening a new type of research grant or a first time grant-holder are required to attend one-on-one Research Finance training before the account is opened. Any researchers interested in refreshing their understanding of Research Finance requirements are welcome to request training. Please contact Jeanette Urijuri@wlu.cato schedule an appointment.