Dr. Janet Werker’s Canada Research Chair Renewal

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Janet Werker, UBC Professor of Psychology, whose Canada Research Chair appointment was renewed for a second time! Dr. Werker has been a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair since 2001; her CRC profile can be viewed here.

On April 10, 2015, UBC research received $23.2 million in support of 23 Canada Research Chairs working in medicine, psychology, engineering, biology and more. The Canada Research Chairs program is part of a national strategy to attract and retain some of the world’s most accomplished researchers. More information about the Canada Research Chair program can be found here.