January 28, 2015 1:17 PM ET

Diversified Consumer Services

Company Overview of McMaster University

Company Overview

McMaster University is headquartered in Hamilton, Canada.

1280 Main Street West

Hamilton, ON L8S4L8

Canada

Phone:

905-525-9140

Fax:

905-540-8443

Key Executives for McMaster University

President
Director of School for Engineering Practice
Dean of Engineering
Adjunct Professor - Michael G. DeGroote School of Business
Vice President of Research & International Affairs
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

McMaster University Key Developments

ChroMedX Corp. Reaches an Agreement with McMaster University on Collaborative Project

ChroMedX Corp. announced that it has reached an agreement with McMaster University on a collaborative project. The collaborative project led by ChroMedX Technical Advisory Board member Dr. Cynthia Balion will provide the necessary laboratory space for ChroMedX to handle and treat blood samples in the development of key algorithms for the HemoPalm spectroscopic analyser. In addition ChroMedX will be developing a device capable of measuring common preanalytical interferences in blood samples which will be of great value to the Canadian Institutes of Health Research's Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA).

Mcmaster University Names Glen Grunwald as Director of Athletics and Recreation

Former Toronto Raptor and New York Knicks General Manager Glen Grunwald has been named the Director of Athletics and Recreation at McMaster University. In addition to working as an executive in the National Basketballl Association, Grunwald was also president of the Toronto Board of Trade. He replaces Jeff Giles, a former president of the Canadian Football League. Giles left the university in April.

Mcmaster University and Cisco Collaborate to Further Bioinformatics Research and Build Institutional Research Cloud

McMaster University and Cisco Systems Canada Co. announced they have established a long-term relationship which will see the university increase research activities in Integrated Health Biosystems and Bioinformatics. McMaster and Cisco will also establish a university-wide research cloud computing environment and infrastructure. This partnership will see McMaster build on its renowned research successes and strengthen its links with national and international partners from academia, government and industry. As part of the agreement, Cisco is providing a $2.1 million contribution to McMaster. The contribution includes $1.6 million over eight years to establish a Professorship in Integrated Health Biosystems, as well as $500,000 over five years to establish a Research Chair in Bioinformatics. The Research Chair in Bioinformatics will collaborate on a program in Integrated Health Biosystems, the aim of which will be to bridge the existing gulf between data-intensive areas of biomedical research and healthcare by integrating diverse biological datasets with clinical and environmental data.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
WeirFoulds LLP Americas
PURE Laser Americas
First Choice Haircutters Ltd. Americas
Celebris Memorial Services, Inc. Americas
Petroleum Institute for Continuing Education Inc. Americas

Recent Private Companies Transactions

Type
Date
Target
No transactions available in the past 12 months.
 

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
NYC2012, Inc. United States
Rush University United States
Citizens Budget Commission United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact McMaster University, please visit www.mcmaster.ca. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.