Sandra Schillo focuses her research on improved methodologies relating to the measurement of innovation, entrepreneurship and their impact.
Dr. Schillo has research and professional experience in the areas of science and technology, research and innovation management and entrepreneurship. Her professional work experience includes work completed for Industry Canada and many science based departments and agencies of the Canadian federal government.
Dr. Schillo completed her doctoral studies at the Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, University of Kiel, Germany. She obtained her Masters' degree in Engineering Management from the University of Karlsruhe, Germany, majoring in corporate strategy and specializing in innovation management and technology transfer.
|2021-2023||PIC Supercluster||Food Convergence and Integrity Canada||R||G||Co-I||$ 2,600,000|
|2021-2022||eCampus Ontario||Weaving Indigenous perspectives and educational approaches into an online entrepreneurship course||R||F||PI||$ 75,000|
|2020-2021||MITACS||Food Convergence and Integrity Canada; partners: PIC Supercluster, Bivizio, CTAQ||R||O||PI||$ 240,000|
|2020-2021||MITACS||Small and Medium Enterprises in a Covid19 context: Ecosystem business intelligence for increased resilience; partner: Bivizio||R||G||PI||$ 45,000|
|2020-2021||SSHRC - Knowledge Synthesis Grant||Living Within the Earth’s Carrying Capacity: What are the knowledge gaps for evaluating the social impacts and effectiveness of "Living Labs" focused on environmental and agricultural sustainability?||R||C||Co-I||$ 50,000|
|2018-2023||SSHRC Partnership Grant||Partnership for the Organization of Innovation and New Technologies (4POINT0)||R||C||Co-I||$ 2,499,723|
|2017-2021||SSHRC Insight Grant||Assessing the Readiness of Canadian Small- and Medium- Sized Enterprises to Leverage Big Data Analytics||R||C||Co-I||$ 119,000|
|2017-2018||SSHRC – Synthesis Grant||Big Data Analytics: Accelerating Innovation and Value Creation||R||C||Co-I||$ 25,000|
|2017||Kauffman Foundation||Measuring Women's Leadership in Venture Capital Fund Portfolios||R||F||Co-PI||$ 91,800|
|2017||Agriculture and AGRI-Food Canada||Options for S&T collaboration metrics||R||G||PI||$ 11,500|
|2017||SSHRC - Knowledge Synthesis Grant||Big Data Analytics (BDA): Accelerating Innovation and Value Creation||R||C||Co-PI||$ 25,000|
|2016-2018||SSHRC Insight Development Grant||New innovation indicators - integrating survey methodology with web-based data analytics||R||C||PI||$ 67,050|
|2016||Kauffman Foundation||Measuring Women's Leadership in Venture Capital Fund Portfolios||R||F||Co-I||$ 27,000|
|2013-2015||Telfer-Sprott Research Fund||Applying QFD to Science, Technology and Innovation Policy||R||I||Co-PI||$ 10,000|
|2012-2015||BioFuelNet Canada||Knowledge translation - Positioning biofuel R&D for enhanced use in policy, regulation, practice and commercialization (with Prof. Pries, U Guelph)||R||C||Co-PI||$ 75,000|
C: Contract (R and D) | E: Equipment Grant | R: Research Grant | S: Support Award | P: Pedagogical Grant | O: Other, U: Unknown
C: Granting Councils | G: Government | F: Foundations | I: UO Internal Funding | O: Other | U: Unknown
PI = Principal Investigator | Co-I = Co-Investigator | Co-PI = Co-Principal Investigator