Experience

Work Experience

  • National Research Council Canada | Program Director | 2019 – Present
  • CMC Research Institutes | Member of the Board of Directors | 2019- Present
  • Carbon XPRIZE | Co-founder & Finalist | 2016 – 2019
  • Toyota Research Institute | Research Scientist| 2018
  • UC Berkeley |Visiting Scholar | 2017
  • IBM TJ Watson Research Institute |Research Scientist| 2016

Education

  • PhD Materials Science & Engineering | University of Toronto | 2015 – 2018
  • MSc Chemistry | University of Ottawa | 2013 – 2015
  • BSc Chemistry | University of Windsor | 2009 – 2013

Awards & Distinctions

  • Forbes Best of Canada Top 30 Innovators | 2019
  • Forbes Top 30 Under 30 – Energy | 2019
  • GreenBiz Top 30 Under 30 | 2019
  • Governor General’s Gold Medal | 2019
  • NSERC Canada Graduate Scholar | 2016
  • Creative Destruction Lab Energy Venture | 2018
  • Next36 Entrepreneur | 2018
  • Massey College Junior Fellow | 2016 – 2018
  • CIFAR Graduate Fellow | 2015 – 2018