Faculty members are asked to notify the Sheridan Undergraduate Research before beginning any applied research project (including capstones), so that we may be a resource to you throughout the process.
For a full guide to research and processes at Sheridan, download our Process Guide
Please see each chart for an explanation of our core processes, including steps & tasks for faculty, students, external clients :
Industry/community partnership process flowchart: For industry partners wishing to initiate projects with Sheridan who do not have a particular faculty partner in mind. This form also outlines the various approval steps and the research industry partner’s responsibilities throughout the process.
Faculty engagement process map: Outlines the process and faculty responsibilities for working with the Sheridan Undergraduate Research 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 becoming involved in funded applied research projects, and the major administrative student tasks throughout the life of the project.
Sheridan Research Ethics Board Application Process Map: for Professors wishing to initiate a research project at Sheridan involving human participants.