The FRC (Faculty Representative to the GSA Council) is a special position on the EGS Council. In total, 2 people from the Council are to be appointed to represent the Council and all Engineering graduate students to the general Graduate Student Association (GSA).
These students engage with the Faculty of Engineering through direct contact with the Associate Dean of Graduate Studies, Dr. Michael Thompson, and the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Dr. Ishwar K. Puri.
Visit their website: http://gsa.mcmaster.ca/engineering-frc-page.html
Visit Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/Eng.frc.mcmaster/
Contact them to firstname.lastname@example.org
Naby Nikookaran received his B.Sc. And M.Sc. from Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran; and now, he is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Electrical and Computer Engineering. He is currently the Graduate Student Representative at the University Planning Committee (UPC) as well as the International Graduate Student Representative in the International Graduate Student Advisory Group (IGSAG).
Darko Ljubic, Ph.D. candidate at Dr. Zhu’s Research Group, Department of Chemical Engineering, McMaster University. Darko joined McMaster University in September 2013.
FRC 2013 – 2014:
Carla is a Chilean Ph.D. Candidate in Chemical Engineering working for Dr. Robert Pelton in new approaches to Nickel Processing. As a current FRC, Carla has been focusing on: 1) the formation of a recognized graduate student body for Engineering, and 2) improving the communication to her colleagues by augmenting the Engineering FRC page in the GSA website and the FRC Facebook group.
Adhithya Ravichandran (Adhi), is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering. Adhi has been at Mac for 5 years now and is currently one of the Engineering FRCs.
Learn more about the Engineering FRC in the presentation below: