The Tri-agency Institutional Programs Secretariat (TIPS) is responsible for the day-to-day administration of the Canada Excellence Research Chairs Program.
TIPS reports to the following steering committee, which is responsible for providing strategic direction for the program and is the body that approves funding recommendations by the selection board.
Ted Hewitt (Chair)
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council
Canadian Institutes of Health Research
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council
Gilles Patry (observer)
President and CEO
Canada Foundation for Innovation