In September 2010, York University opens the Sherman Health Sciences Research Centre, which has transformed a former hockey arena into a state-of-the-art research facility that is the class of its field in Canada. It brings scientists studying the brain and vision, biomechanics, virtual reality and robotics together under one roof.World-Class Leaders
From Canada Research Chairs and York Research Chairs to Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada, York's researchers include many pioneers and leaders in their respective fields. Their innovative and important research is helping us to better understand the world while responding to the most pressing health and medical, scientific, social and creative challenges facing Canada and the world.
Learn more about the awards and honours held by our faculty.