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Athabasca University

Research Professional at AU

Research Professional is an online platform that allows researchers to search for and identify potential sources of government, industry and other funding in Canada, the US and beyond, specific to their research focus.

With an intuititve interface, which makes browsing for funding as simple as checking email, this powerful search tool can help find the funding opportunities and news articles that interest you.

Accessing Research Professional

AU Faculty are registered users and have been provided with a password from *Research Professional.

To login with your Research Professional account, go to the Research Professional Login Page, enter your AU email address as your username and the password provided to you.

**If you need to reset your password, please click on "Forgot Password" and a temporary password will be emailed to you by *Research Professional (* Please ensure this sender is on your "Allow List" in Precisemail.


For login support, or other questions, please email

*Research Professional is best accessed by Firefox or Google Chrome

Updated May 27 2016 by Student & Academic Services

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