Profs. Chris Lawson and Jay Werber Among Nine U of T Engineering Projects to Receive CFI JELF Funding

Newly arrived ChemE Professors Chris Lawson and Jay Werber are among nine U of T Engineering professors who have received support from the Canada Foundation for Innovation’s John R. Evans Leaders Fund (CFI JELF), announced today:

  • The Microbiome Engineering Laboratory for Resource Recovery — Professor Christopher Lawson (ChemE) 
  • The Advanced Membranes (AM) Laboratory for Sustainable Water Management and Resource Recovery — Professor Jay Werber (ChemE) 

“We are very proud of the research programs being put together by our faculty members, especially those at the beginning of their careers,” says Ramin Farnood, U of T Engineering’s Vice-Dean of Research. “This research support will help them continue to make positive, vital contributions to our society and the economy.”

For more on the nine U of T Engineering projects to received CFI JELF funding click here.