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.
|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||Research grant contract currently under negotiation||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|
|2014||Telfer School of Management Research Fund (SMRF)||Telfer-Fraunhofer Joint Research Meeting - R&D Efficiency||R||I||PI||$ 3,000|
|2013-2015||Telfer-Sprott Research Fund||Applying QFD to Science, Technology and Innovation Policy||R||I||Co-PI||$ 10,000|
|2013-2014||Telfer School of Management Research Fund (SMRF)||Fraunhofer-Telfer Workshop - The Science Systems in Canada and Germany: Structures, Policies and Changes||R||I||PI||$ 2,000|
|2013-2014||Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP)||Development of spin-off companies from publicly funded research organizations (UROP 2013 - Filipus Tjong)||R||I||PI||$ 500|
|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|
|2012-2013||Telfer School of Management Research Fund (SMRF)||Methodological limitations of measuring innovation impact in the literature||R||I||PI||$ 1,980|
*Purpose = C: Contract (R and D), E: Equipment Grant, R: Research Grant, S: Support Award, P: Pedagogical Grant, O: Other, U: Unknown
**Type= C: Granting Councils, G: Government, F: Foundations, I: UO Internal Funding, O: Other, U: Unknown
Role: PI = Principal Investigator, Co-I = Co-Investigator, Co-PI = Co-Principal Investigator