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TRIUMF is organized to meet its objectives while maintaining accountability, quality, and effectiveness.

A top-level organizational chart of TRIUMF’s structure can be found here (updated April 10, 2024). 

Directorate & Leadership Team

The Directorate implements TRIUMFs strategic vision and leads the delivery of the laboratory’s goals and objectives. This group is comprised of the leaders of TRIUMF's Divisions.

The TRIUMF Leadership Team is composed of the members of the Directorate and the President & CEO of TRIUMF Innovations. 



The Accelerator Division has operational responsibility for all accelerator facilities on site The Division also has responsibility for the design, construction, and commissioning of future accelerators on-site, and it provides support for external accelerator projects.

Physical Sciences

Physical Sciences is responsible for scheduling experiments approved by its respective Experimental Evaluation Committees (EEC). The Division is also responsible for the design, installation, operation, and maintenance of components and systems required for all experimental operations on site, as well as coordination of infrastructure support for external programs.

Life Sciences

Life Sciences is responsible for the support of projects approved by the Life Science Projects Evaluation Committee (LSPEC) and provides support for collaborations with the University of British Columbia, BC Cancer, BWXT Medical and other university faculties relying on radio-tracers from TRIUMF for their research. This Division is also responsible for the design, installation, operation and maintenance of components and systems required for radioisotope production and processing facilities for tracers to be used in research projects both at TRIUMF and at other laboratories.

Projects and Infrastructure

The Project and Infrastructure Division provides mission critical operational support for project delivery and infrastructure support. It includes the following Departments: Design and Fabrication; Engineering Services; Facilities; and Project Management.

Finance and Supply Chain

The Finance and Supply Chain Division provides fiscal leadership and logistical support for the laboratory. The Division is composed of the following departments: Finance; Supply Chain; and Planning. 

Communications and Engagement

The Communications and Engagement Division provides cross-laboratory support in a number of key areas. The departmental groups under this Division are Academic Engagement; Communications; Education; and Stakeholder Engagement.

Core Services

The Core Services Division is responsible for critical enterprise functions across the laboratory. The departments under this portfolio include: Environment, Health and Safety; Human Resources; Information Services and Technology; Quality; and Research Services. 

TRIUMF Innovations

While a separate entity, TRIUMF Innovations serves as the interface bridging TRIUMF with the business world. TRIUMF Innovations link cutting-edge science and technology to tangible business opportunities. Visit the TRIUMF Innovations website for more information.