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Research Opportunities: MASc and PhD positions

Date: August 8, 2017
NAME professor Jasmin Jelovica is currently looking to recruit a Master of Applied Science (MASc) and PhD Research Assistant. Please find information about the two positions below. MASc on optimization of marine structures Optimization of complex structures is of paramount importance in marine, civil and other industries. It enables automatic search for optimum (cost, weight, […]


Robert Allan Ltd., the Company that Launched 1000 Ships

Date: July 12, 2017
Robert Allan Ltd., Canada’s most senior consulting naval architectural firm, and a member of NAME’s Industry Advisory Board, recently announced that it has designed over 1000 tugboats. Due to continual interest in the company’s history, a search was begun in late 2016 to review company archives to discover just how many tugboats had been designed […]


NAME welcomes Jasmin Jelovica, Seaspan Shipyards Chair in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Date: July 6, 2017
The NAME program is proud to welcome Jasmin Jelovica, our newest member to the team and our first Seaspan Shipyards Chair. Jelovica joins us from Aalto University, Finland where he received his Doctor of Science and went on to become a lecturer in ship design. He is also a member of International Ships and Offshore […]


Pete Ostafichuk honoured with the national Wighton Fellowship

Date: June 19, 2017
On June 6, 2017, Dr. Peter Ostafichuk was named the 32nd Wighton Fellow. Awarded by the the National Council of Deans of Engineering and Applied Science (NCDEAS) and the Sandford Fleming Foundation, the Wighton Fellowship is a national award to recognize excellence in the development and teaching of laboratory-based courses in Canadian undergraduate engineering programs. […]


Marine Log Features NAME’s MEng and MEL Programs

Date: June 14, 2017
In their April edition, Marine Log featured NAME’s MEng and MEL programs in an article highlighting marine industry training and education programs. The article gives a brief description of both of the programs and includes several quotes from Co-Program Director Chris McKesson about how our program ensures students are set up for success. You can […]