December 5, 2017
Dr. Baiyu Zhang has been appointed Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) in Coastal Environmental Engineering. The Canada Research Chairs Program stands at the centre of a national strategy to make Canada one of the world's top countries in research and development. Tier 2 chairs are five-year positions worth $100,000 each year with the possibility of one five-year renewal. Dr. Zhang received her PhD degree at IEESC in 2006 and is currently an associate professor in the Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, at Memorial University of Newfoundland.