• Our goal is to foster multidisciplinary networking and collaboration, while providing unique education and research opportunities for students and faculty. 

Main duties:

  • Planning and organization of 2 to 3 events related to bioengineering and/or biotechnology (e.g. panel talks, career info sessions, student networking sessions, etc.) held over a 12 month period aimed at engaging other student members
  • Representing the Centre for Bioengineering and Biotechnology at such events
  • Providing an ongoing exchange of outreach efforts to the CBB team
  • Attend and participate in the operations committee meetings, once a term


  • Networking with CBB’s team and research members
  • Liaising between researchers and student members
  • Contributes to CBB’s growth and influence as a research centre

For any questions/inquiries, contact

Student Members - CBBSAT 2019

EsmatEsmat Sheydaeian
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering

Joseph VargaJoseph Varga
Ph.D. Student
Department of Biology

KitharaKithara Manawadu
Biomedical Engineering
Department of Systems Design Engineering

NikhilNikhil A. George
Ph.D. Student
Environmental Microbiology