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 Consider a Career in Research & Development (R&D): Alumni Tell All!

Consider a Career in Research & Development (R&D): Alumni Tell All!

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Contemplating where research can take you? Ask McMaster Alumni about the impact research has had on their career and professional life. Learn about their journey from undergraduate research assistant to R&D professional.


Our Faculty of Engineering alumni will be sharing:

  • Stories from their time as undergraduate research assistants
  • Career advice and the lessons they learned in the lab
  • The important skills (non-technical and technical) that they brought with them into the working world

Panelists include:

Anjali Abraham, Chemical Engineering Co-op '19, Process Engineering Specialist at Hydrogenics

Dimpy Modi, B.Tech Biotechnology '19, Research Assistant at Sunnybrook

Olivia Paserin, Electrical and Biomedical Engineering '16, MASc in Biomedical Engineering at UBC ‘18, Research Engineer at Defence Research and Development Canada

Melina Ralph, Materials Engineering '19, Minor in Sustainability, Research Management Associate at Stelco

Darren Yip, B.Tech Biotechnology '18, M.Eng in Biomedical Engineering at U of T ‘20, Research And Development Engineer at LeNano Diagnostics Inc.

Surinder Gill, Software Engineering Co-op '17, R&D Design Engineer at Evertz