NOTE: The information on this page refers to the Business Information Technology, Business Technology Management and Information Security programs.

Members of our faculty within the Applied Computer Education (ACE) department are involved in leading-edge research projects at the college and with our partners providing oversight and expert advice to students and industry professionals.

Through funding agencies including Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC), Mitacs, and Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP), ACE faculty members are able to supervise industry-related post-doctoral research. Recent PhD graduates who are interested should contact Randal Peters ( or Jon Ziprick ( to inquire about potential funding and project ideas.

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been established between the ACE department at RRC Polytech and the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Chitkara University, which was recently awarded the ‘Best University in Northern India 2018’ by the Centre for Education Growth and Research. Graduate students from Chitkara University who are interested in being co-advised by an RRC Polytech faculty member should contact Randal Peters ( or Jon Ziprick ( In addition, we are currently developing our collaboration with Chitkara University to enable undergraduates and RRC Polytech students to work together on applied research through the ACE Project Space. More details to come.

List of Researchers