Our research chairs

Celebrating over 20 research chairs across our five departments


Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

Steven Bryant

Dr. Steven Bryant

Canada Excellence Research Chair in Materials Engineering for Unconventional Oil Reservoirs

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Joule Bergerson

Dr. Joule Bergerson

Tier II Canada Research Chair in Energy Technology Assessment

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John Chen

Dr. Zhangxing (John) Chen

NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Reservoir Simulation

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Nader Mahinpey

Dr. Nader Mahinpey

NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Novel CO2 Capture Technologies for Oil Sands Operations

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Brij Maini

Dr. Brij Maini

NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Advanced In-Situ Recovery Processes for Oil Sands

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Harvey Yarronton

Dr. Harvey Yarranton

NSERC Industrial Research Chair in Heavy Oil Properties and Processing 

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Civil Engineering

Andrew Tay

Dr. Joo Hwa (Andrew) Tay

NSERC/City of Calgary Industrial Research Chair in Advanced Technologies for Wastewater Treatment

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Lina Kattan

Dr. Lina Kattan

Urban Alliance Professorship in Transportation Systems Optimization

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Dr. Martin Jasso

Dr. Martin Jasso

John Lau - Husky Endowed Chair in Bituminous Materials

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Dr. Jeffrey Priest

Dr. Jeffrey Priest

Tier II Canada Research Chair in Gas Hydrates

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Electrical and Computer Engineering

Portrait - Fadhel Ghannouchi

Dr. Fahdel Ghannouchi

Tier I Canada Research Chair/iCORE Professor in Intelligent RF Radio Technology

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Portrait - Leo Belostotski

Dr. Leonid Belostotski

Tier II Canada Research Chair in High Sensitivity Radiometers and Receivers

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Orly Yadid-Pecht

Dr. Orly Yadid-Pecht

iCORE Chair in Integrated Sensors and Intelligent Systems

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Dr. Andy Knight

Dr. Andy Knight

Transmission Electric Industry Chair

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Geomatics Engineering

Dr. Mike Barry

Dr. Mike Barry

Research Chair in Land Tenure and Cadastral Studies

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Dr. Naser El-Sheimy

Dr. Naser El-Sheimy

Tier I Canada Research Chair in Geomatics Multi-Sensor Systems

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Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Sam Kim

Dr. Seonghwan (Sam) Kim

Tier II Canada Research Chair in Nano Sensing Systems

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David Wood

Dr. David Wood

Schulich Endowment

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Dr. Robert Brennan and Dr. Simon Li

Dr. Robert Brennan and Dr. Simon Li

NSERC Co-Chairs in Design Engineering

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Dr. Janet Ronsky

Dr. Janet Ronsky

AITF Tier I Strategic Chair in Advanced Diagnostics and Devices for Assessing and Monitoring Joint Health and Dynamic Function

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Dr. Amir Sanati Nezhad

Dr. Amir Sanati Nezhad

Tier II Canada Research Chair in Bio-Microelectromechanical Systems (BioMEMS)

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Dr. Ron Hugo

Dr. Ron Hugo

Chair in Engineering Education Innovation

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