Applied Research & Innovation

Mission: To position Red Deer College as a leader in applied research and innovation in Alberta through the involvement of industry, faculty and students in leading-edge projects, partnerships, and scholarly activity in our areas of expertise.

Applied Research and Innovation focuses on the areas of Innovation in Manufacturing, Environment and Ecology, Faculty and Student Research and Innovation, and Health Research.  Please select an image below to learn more about these areas of research.

Centre for Innovation in Manufacturing
Environment and Ecology
Faculty and Student Research and Innovation
Health Research Collaborative


Whether you find yourself inspired by a new innovative design concept, are seeking to make an impact in the health sector of Alberta, want to work on a collaborative research team, or would like to 3D print a prototype, the department of Applied Research and Innovation will assist you. Please see our Applied Research and Innovation brochure for information on some past projects we've worked on.

Please explore our website for more details on our projects, services, funding, and engagement opportunities.