Brandon University Research Committee (BURC)
The Brandon University Research Committee (BURC) holds an annual competition to award internal research funds to BU faculty members. BURC is chaired by the Vice-President (Academic & Provost) and is composed of two members elected by and from each of the Faculties of Arts, Science, Education, Health Studies, and School of Music; one member elected by and from members in Student Services, Campus Manitoba, and the Library; and two Deans/Directors or members appointed by the President.
BURC establishes its own procedures and develops processes for the administration of the funds.
Applications are to be submitted via e-mail to Kerry Murkin (email@example.com).
BURC Applications and Report Form
The PSAC CA should be referred to when hiring student research assistants. The Agreement outlines pay rates and employment responsibilities.