Department Head 

Kuzak, S., BEng, MEng (McGill), PhD (Dalhousie), PEng 

Graduate Coordinator 

Budge, S., BSc (Acadia), PhD (Memorial). Marine lipids, trophic studies, fish nutrition, lipid oxidation 

Graduate Secretary 

Colicchio, P. 

Professors Emeriti 

Caley, W. F., BSc (Eng), MSc (Eng) (Queen's), PhD (Toronto), PEng. Ceramic and metal matrix composites, pyrometallurgy, slag/refractory reactions in steelmaking, nickel and aluminum powder metallurgy 
Gill, T. A., BSc, MSc (Guelph), PhD (UBC). Food proteins and enzymes, seafood quality, safety, preservation, antimicrobial peptides and marine toxins
Paulson, A. T., BSc (Agr), MSc, PhD (UBC). Food chemistry, physico-chemical properties, polymers, emulsions and gels, dielectric methods, fermentation technology


Amyotte, P. R., BEng (RMC), MSc (Eng) (Queen’s), PhD (TUNS), PEng. Industrial safety and loss management, dust explosions
Brooks, M. S., BTech (Hons) (Massey), PhD (Cambridge), PEng. Bioprocess engineering, biochemical engineering, biotechnology, drug delivery, pharmaceutical processing, food engineering, waste utilization 
Budge, S., BSc (Acadia), PhD (Memorial). Marine lipids, trophic studies, lipid oxidation
Donaldson, A., BASc, PhD (Ottawa), PEng. Multifluid process design, multiphase flow, computational fluid dynamics, oscillating reactor technology
Pegg, M. J., BSc, PhD (Leeds), PEng. Combustion, safety and loss prevention
Speers, R. A., BSc (Agr), MSc, PhD (UBC). 

Associate Professors 

Ghanem, A., BSc (UNB), PhD (Cornell), PEng. Tissue engineering, drug delivery, bioprocessing, toxicology 
Haelssig, J., BASc, PhD (Ottawa), PEng. Multiphase CFD, process intensification, multicomponent phase change, hybrid separation processes, biofuels 
Kermanshahi-pour, A., BSc (Mashhad), MSc (Western), PhD (McGill), PDF (Yale), PEng. Microalgae integrated biorefinery, carbon dioxide sequestration, Bioenergy, Biofuel, Biodegradation pathway of contaminants, Bioremediation of contaminants
Kuzak, S., BEng, MEng (McGill), PhD (Dalhousie), PEng 
Mazzanti, G., BEng (America), MASc, PhD (Guelph). Food processing, food engineering, crystallization of lipids under shear flow, synchrotron x-ray diffraction, NMR, thermal and dehydration 

Assistant Professors

Koleilat, G., BASc (Concordia), MASc, PhD (Toronto). Nanomaterials for energy conversion and sensing
Scott, A., BASc, MASc, PhD (Waterloo).  Polymerization kinetics, structure/property relationships, design of polymeric materials, multi-component polymers (copolymers, terpolymers, etc.), enhanced oil recovery
Sokolenko, S., BASc, PhD (Waterloo). Cell culture, process monitoring, metabolomics, nuclear magnetic resonance 


Hastie, M., BSc (Ottawa), MASc (Ottawa), PEng.
Hadavand, M., BSc (Yazd), MSc (Shiraz), PhD (UNB), PEng.

Cross Appointments

Freund, M., BSc (Florida Atlantic University), PhD (Florida).  Electrochemistry, conjugated polymers, solar fuels, artificial photosynthesis, organic electronics, machine olfaction, surface science


Al Taweel, A. M., BSc (Alexandria), MSc, PhD (Colorado), PEng. Mixing and separation, multi-phase CFD pollution prevention
Armenta, R., BEng (Sonora Institute of Technology), MSc, PhD (Autonomous Metropolitan Univ). Microbial oils and high-value products through fermentation with algae, including work on fermentation optimization, downstream processing and genetics 
Blouin, S., BASc (Laval), MASc (Ecole Polytechniques), PhD (Queen’s)
Khan, F., BSc (Aligarh Muslim Univ), MSc (Univ of Roorkee), PhD (Pondicherry Univ) 
Miadonye, A., BSc (Univ of Southbank), PhD (Loughborough Univ) 
Sullivan-Ritter, J., BSc, PhD (Dalhousie)