Eline Boghaert


Contact InformationEline Boghaert

Phone: 519-888-4567 x30183
Location: E6 5020


Biography Summary

Eline Boghaert is a Lecturer in the Chemical Engineering Department at the University of Waterloo. Her current research interests focus on engineering education and studying how students learn, to improve teaching and learning at the University of Waterloo.


  • 2014, Doctorate, Chemical Engineering, Princeton University
  • 2010, Master of Arts, Chemical Engineering, Princeton University
  • 2008, Bachelor's, Chemical Engineering, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art


  • BME 285 - Engineering Biology
    • Taught in 2019
  • CHE 102 - Chemistry for Engineers
    • Taught in 2019, 2021
  • CHE 200 - Equilibrium Stage Operations
    • Taught in 2022
  • CHE 312 - Mathematics of Heat and Mass Transfer
    • Taught in 2022
* Only courses taught in the past 5 years are displayed.

Selected/Recent Publications

  • Boghaert, E., Radisky, D.C. and Nelson, C.M., Lattice-based model of ductal carcinoma in situ suggests rules for breast cancer progression to an invasive state, PLoS computational biology, 10(12), 2014
  • Gjorevski, N., Boghaert, E. and Nelson, C.M., Regulation of epithelial-mesenchymal transition by transmission of mechanical stress through epithelial tissues, Cancer Microenvironment, 5(1), 2012, 29 - 38
  • Boghaert, E., Gleghorn, J.P., Lee, K., Gjorevski, N., Radisky, D.C. and Nelson, C.M., Host epithelial geometry regulates breast cancer cell invasiveness, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109(48), 2012, 19632 - 19637
  • Pavlovich, A.L., Boghaert, E. and Nelson, C.M., Mammary branch initiation and extension are inhibited by separate pathways downstream of TGFβ in culture, Experimental cell research, 317(13), 2011, 1872 - 1884
  • Lee, K., Gjorevski, N., Boghaert, E., Radisky, D.C. and Nelson, C.M., Snail1, Snail2, and E47 promote mammary epithelial branching morphogenesis, The EMBO journal, 30(13), 2011, 2662 - 2674

In the News