Person: Dr John Fallavollita

Dr John Fallavollita

Dr John Fallavollita has been appointed director of Applied Research and Innovation Services (ARIS) at SAIT Polytechnic. Fallavollita will be responsible for the office’s overall direction and greater engagement with large industry players for longer-term applied research projects with students. Since its formation ARIS has undertaken more than 200 projects and produced more than 280…

Dr Ward Wilson

Dr Ward Wilson has been named chairholder of the new NSERC/COSIA Senior Industrial Research Chair in Oil Sands Tailings Geotechnique. Wilson is a professor with the Univ of Alberta’s department of civil and environmental engineering and principal investigator at the Oil Sands Tailings Research Facility (OSTRF) located in Devon AB. The chair is supported for…

Darren Gilmour

Darren Gilmour has left his position as executive director at the Royal Society of Canada, prompting the striking of a search committee to secure a replacement. Gilmour joined the RSC in 2008 and oversaw the implementation of a new strategic plan, including an institutional members program, the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists and…

Dr John Fallavollita

Dr John Fallavollita has been appointed director of Applied Research and Innovation Services (ARIS) at SAIT Polytechnic. Fallavollita will be responsible for the office’s overall direction and greater engagement with large industry players for longer-term applied research projects with students. Since its formation ARIS has undertaken more than 200 projects and produced more than 280…

Dr Ward Wilson

Dr Ward Wilson has been named chairholder of the new NSERC/COSIA Senior Industrial Research Chair in Oil Sands Tailings Geotechnique. Wilson is a professor with the Univ of Alberta’s department of civil and environmental engineering and principal investigator at the Oil Sands Tailings Research Facility (OSTRF) located in Devon AB. The chair is supported for…

Darren Gilmour

Darren Gilmour has left his position as executive director at the Royal Society of Canada, prompting the striking of a search committee to secure a replacement. Gilmour joined the RSC in 2008 and oversaw the implementation of a new strategic plan, including an institutional members program, the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists and…