Total CDN$8,979,803


Whiteley, Louise; Benard, Adam; Hird, M.J. et.al. ‘Microbes on the Mind: Public Perceptions of the Implications of Microbiome Research for Mental Illness’, Velux Foundation, 2017-2021, 5,962,777kr/$1,194,730.

Hird, M.J. (PI). ‘Canada's Northern Waste Future: Colonial Legacies, Contemporary Development, and Future Opportunties’. SSHRC Insight Development Grant, 2015-2020. $73,592. (The highest SSHRC award throughout Canada for the year 2015).


Åsberg, C., Hedrén, J., Neimanis, A. (Hird, M.J., Collaborator) ‘Environmental Humanities Collaboratory’. The Swedish Foundation for Strategic Environmental Research, and Formas, 2015-2019. $6,448,000.


Hird, M.J. (PI), Rowe, R.K. and van Wyck, P. ‘Canada’s Waste Future’, SSHRC Insight Grant, 2013-2021. $344,960. (The highest SSHRC Insight award at Queen’s University).

Hird, M.J. Queen’s University Special Research Award, 2012-, $100,000.