Person: Claude Morasse

Dr Digvir Jayas

Dr Digvir Jayas has been appointed VP research at the Univ of Manitoba, replacing Dr Joanne Keselman who becomes VP academic and provost. Jayas moves to the VP position after serving for eight years as associate VP research. He holds the Canada Research Chair in stored-grain ecosystems and has conducted research in the areas of…

Dr Kamiel Gabriel

Dr Kamiel Gabriel has been appointed assistant DM and science adviser for Ontario’s Ministry of Research and Innovation (MRI). Gabriel is on secondment from the Univ of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) where he was associate provost research. With MRI, he will be responsible for delivery of its research programs including the Ontario Research Fund…

Claude Morasse

Claude Morasse has been appointed director of the Federal Partners in Technology Transfer Program (FPTT) replacing Morna Paterson. Morasse comes to FPTT from Industry Canada where he was Quebec Innovation director responsible for the regional delivery of the Technology Partnerships Canada program and coordination of the industry sector group. Previously he was an industrial technology…