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Karen Mossman

A message from the Vice-President, Research

At McMaster, our research strength is one of our most prized assets. We’re home to some of the best minds and laboratories in the country, with research income and output rivalling those of universities more than twice our size.

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Research for a Brighter World
Strategic Plan for Research 2018-2023

Research for a Brighter World lays out a vision and plan to bolster McMaster’s research mission and take our institution’s research excellence to an even higher level.

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December 09, 2019

Secret behind diabetes drug’s benefits revealed

Researchers at McMaster University have unlocked one of the secrets behind the many benefits of metformin. One of the most...

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December 06, 2019

McMaster helps solve world shortage of cancer-treatment isotopes

The unexpected shutdown of a nuclear reactor halfway around the world has left McMaster University as the world’s only supplier...

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