NRC Research Centre Advisory Boards

 

NRC Research Centre Advisory Boards provide strategic and independent advice to the directors general and vice-presidents responsible for NRC research centres. Comprised of individuals appointed by the vice-presidents from among the research centres' stakeholder communities, the Research Centre Advisory Boards provide perspectives and advice on overall strategic direction and priorities of the research centres while helping to ensure alignment with the NRC's objectives of supporting business innovation and advancing scientific knowledge.

Advanced Electronics and Photonics Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • Carla Miner (Chair)
  • Christine Jones Harris
  • Karen Kavanagh
  • Michael Liehr
  • Cyril McKelvie
  • Irene Sterian
  • Marie-Josée Turgeon

Aerospace Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • John Jastremski (Chair)
  • Brigadier-General Colin Keiver
  • Laura Petrescue
  • Nicholas Robinson
  • Peter Rosenthal
  • Stephanie Tanton
  • Jean Thomassin
  • David Zingg

Aquatic and Crop Resource Development Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • Alice Aiken
  • Colleen Christensen
  • David Courtemanche
  • Rory Francis
  • Bill Greuel
  • Jean Hamel
  • AJ (Sandy) Marshall

(Chair selection process currently underway)

Automotive and Surface Transportation Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • Jonathon Azzopardi
  • Judy Farvolden
  • Cynthia Handler
  • Sarah Houde
  • John Laughlin
  • Jim Lothrop
  • Corina Moore
  • Maria Negulescu
  • Wendy Reuter
  • Stephen Veldhuis
  • Agostino Zucco

(Chair selection process currently underway)

Construction Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • Nick Xenos (Chair)
  • Peter Beaulieu
  • Rose Fierimonte
  • Steve Fleck
  • Keith Maracle
  • Mary Van Buren
  • Oliver Winkler

Digital Technologies Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • Eli Fathi (Chair)
  • Cristina Conati
  • Benoît Dupont
  • George Foster
  • Yuhong Guo
  • Godwin Liu
  • Vanessa Thomas

Energy, Mining and Environment Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • Carl Weatherell (Chair)
  • Isabelle Demers
  • Monica Gattinger
  • Louise Grondin
  • Dean Haslip
  • Xianguo Li
  • Yu Qing
  • Kalev Ruberg

Herzberg Astronomy and Astrophysics Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • Stefi Baum (Chair)
  • Adam Bolton
  • Malcolm Butler
  • Sara Ellison
  • Victoria Kaspi
  • Gilles Leclerc
  • Ue Li Pen
  • Neil Rowlands
  • Lynn Sutherland

Human Health Therapeutics Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • Guy Sauvageau (Chair)
  • Mounia Azzi
  • Luis Barreto
  • John Bell
  • Julie Ducharme
  • Anne-Claude Gingras
  • Jacki Jenuth
  • Paul McVeigh
  • Karen Mossman
  • James Piret
  • Guillaume Poliquin
  • Primal Silva

Medical Devices Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • Brian Lewis (Chair)
  • Nicole Buckley
  • Alexandre Chagnon
  • Edna Chosack
  • Giovanni Facciponte
  • Kendall Ho
  • Kelly Holman
  • Geneviève Lavertu
  • Anne McKinney
  • Andre Ruzycky
  • Mary Zacour

Metrology Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • Andrew Adams (Chair)
  • Diane Allan
  • Marie D'Iorio
  • James Farrell
  • Deborah Moir
  • James Olthoff
  • Lonnie Spires
  • Ingrid Ulrich

Nanotechnology Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • Carolyn Moorlag (Chair)
  • Gianluigi Botton
  • Neil Branda
  • Adam Gilmore
  • Shana Kelley
  • Joëlle Margot
  • Yuebin Ning

Ocean, Coastal and River Engineering Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • Janet King (Chair)
  • Dave Finn
  • Mike Fitzpratrick
  • Jim Hanlon
  • Maia Hoberechts
  • David Scott

Security and Disruptive Technologies Research Centre Advisory Board

Members

  • Jacques Beauvais (Chair)
  • Heather Ito
  • Eugenia Kumacheva
  • Frederic Larouche
  • Mark Ritter
  • Clara Santato
  • Christoph Simon
  • Stephanie Simmons