Dean's Advisory Board - Member Profile

Christine ErmarkaryanChristine Ermarkaryan

Christine received her Bachelors of Chemical Engineering and Management from McMaster in 1990. She would return to McMaster, and received her MBA in 1995. She has been a member of the Professional Engineers of Ontario since 1993.

Christine has held the position of Vice-President with Global R&D since 2000 and is also a Senior SR&ED Consultant with Braithwaite Technology Consultants. During this tenure, she has gained experience with research and experimentation claims in a variety of industries; such as: water treatment, steel, textiles, software, plastics, chemical supply, automotive, tool and dye manufacturing, lighting systems and food processing.

Christine has over 15 years of experience in industry. Prior to joining Global R&D, Christine was a Project Manager with the Industrial Division at Zenon Environmental (now known as GE Water), a global leader in water treatment equipment and membrane design. Prior to this, Christine was a Project Engineer at Ecodyne Limited, focusing mainly on water treatment, but she also developed an IT system for the company. Christine also has several years of experience as a Technical Writer for Ontario Hydro, where she wrote for both the water treatment industry and the power generation industry.