PIR National Awards

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Nominations Descriptions   Nomination Form    2019 Award Recipients     Past Award Recipients 

2020 PIR National Award Recipients:

Young Ambassador Award – Dr. Andrew Spring – Wilfrid Laurier University

Technology and Engineering Ambassador Award – Dr. Winnie ye – Carleton University

Science Ambassador Award – Dr. Imogen Coe – Ryerson University

Ronald G. Calhoun Science Ambassador Award – Beverly Pomeroy – BC Support Unit – SPOR

Dr. Jonathan Borwein Mathematics Ambassador Award – Dr. Gila Hanna – University of Toronto (OISIE)

Biomedical Science Ambassador Award – Dr. Susan Kutz – University of Calgary

2019 PIR National Award Recipients:

Biomedical Science Ambassador Award: Dr. Oyedeji Ayonrinde, Queens University

Science Ambassador Award: Dr. Philip Currie, University of Alberta

Technology & Engineering Ambassador Award: Dr. Catherine Mavriplis, University of Ottawa

Dr. Jonathan Borwein Mathematics Ambassador Award: Dr. Rina Zazkis, Simon Fraser University

Ronald G. Calhoun Science Ambassador Award: Dr. Sandeep Raha, McMaster University

Young Researcher Ambassador Award: Ms.Andrea Reid, Carleton University


Past PIR National Award Recipients

Biomedical Science Ambassador Award

Ronald G. Calhoun Science Ambassador Award

Science Ambassador Award

Technology and Engineering Ambassador Award

  • 2018: Dr. Kumanan Wilson, University of Ottawa and The Ottawa Hospital
  • 2017: Dr. Hanan Anis, University of Ottawa (Engineering)
  • 2017: Dr. Audrey Girouard, Carleton University (Technology)
  • 2016: Dr. Banu Örmeci, Professor and Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in Wastewater Treatment Engineering, Carleton University (Engineering)
  • 2016: Dr. David P. WilkinsonProfessor and Associate Head , Canadian Research Chair in Clean Energy Fuel Cell Technology, UBC (Technology)
  • 2015: Dr. Digvir Jayas, Vice-President (Research and International) & Distinguished Professor, University of Manitoba (Engineering)
  • 2015: Dr. Clément Gosselin, Professor and Canada Research Chair, Université Laval (Technology)
  • 2014: Dr. Hoda ElMaraghy, Professor of Industrial & Manufacturing Systems Engineering, University of Windsor (Engineering)
  • 2014: Dr. Alex Ferworn, Professor, Ryerson University (Technology)
  • 2013: Dr. Ronald Deibert, Professor of Political Science and Director of the Canada Centre for Global Security Studies and the Citizen Lab at the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto (Technology)

Dr. Jonathan Borwein Mathematics Ambassador Award

Young Researcher Ambassador Award

VROC Participation Award


For more information please contact: awards@pirweb.org