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uOttawa graduate appointed Vice-Provost, Faculty Affairs at Ryerson University
Saeed Zolfaghari holds a PhD in mechanical engineering from uOttawa and was an adjunct professor from 2000 to 2012. He has been at Ryerson University for more than 15 years and has an impressive experience in academic administration and is now the new Vice-Provost, Faculty Affairs. Congratulations to professor Zolfaghari. Read the article.
Jennifer Brunet receives one of the 2014 John Charles Polanyi prizes
Assistant professor at the School of Human Kinetics, Dr. Jennifer Brunet receives the 2014 John Polanyi prize in the Physiology/Medicine category for her research into the ways physical activity can not only have a positive effect on treatment of cancer and recovery, but can also prevent the deadly disease. Read the COU media release and Dr. Brunet's profile.