Professor Amir Fam Named CAE Fellow

Posted on June 18, 2018


Dr Amir Fam, Professor, Donald and Sarah Munro Chair in Engineering and Applied Science, and Associate Dean (Research and Graduate Studies) of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen’s University, has been named a Fellow of The Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE).

The CAE comprises many of Canada’s most accomplished engineers, who have expressed their dedication to the application of science and engineering principles in the interests of the country and its enterprises. It is an independent, self-governing and non-profit organization established in 1987 to serve the nation in matters of engineering concern. The CAE is an active member of the International Council of Academies of Engineering and Technological Sciences (CAETS), which involves 26 leading countries.

Fellows of the Academy are nominated and elected by their peers, in view of their distinguished achievements and career-long service to the engineering profession. Fellows work closely with the other national engineering associations in Canada, and with the other Canadian academies that comprise the Council of Canadian Academies.

Dr Fam will be inducted at a ceremony at the CAE annual general meeting in Calgary on June 18.

 

Amir Fam

Professor Amir Fam.