Institutional research transforms data into knowledge through innovative and ethical analysis to improve and facilitate knowledge transfer, planning, evaluation and decision-making for Red River College and external organizations.
To provide research and data based planning leadership to position Red River College Polytechnic for the achievement of its vision and mission by:
To co-ordinate the preparation of the College’s major Annual Reports (Academic Annual Report and Graduate Employment Report.)
To design, co-ordinate, implement and prepare studies and reports on a variety of special research and planning projects related to pressing internal requirements, system-wide initiatives, external issue management, or other urgent matters.
To initiate, develop and implement systems to capture, document, forecast and transmit critical economic, social, technological and market trends affecting the College.
To initiate and conduct qualitative and quantitative studies of external policies and initiatives impacting the College.
To manage the research involving human subjects review process.
To research, develop and implement a knowledge management system for the College in order to systematically leverage knowledge about students, programs, processes, technologies, competitors, etc, to transform RRC Polytech’s ability to amass and apply knowledge to improve performance.
RRC Polytech campuses are located on the lands of Anishinaabe, Ininiwak, Anishininew, Dakota, and Dené, and the National Homeland of the Red River Métis.
We recognize and honour Treaty 3 Territory Shoal Lake 40 First Nation, the source of Winnipeg’s clean drinking water. In addition, we acknowledge Treaty Territories which provide us with access to electricity we use in both our personal and professional lives.