Delphine Périé-Curnier

Director of Graduate Studies

Conducts research into tools for detecting changes in heart tissue at an early stage

Annie Ross

Associate Director, Academic and Research Directorate

Studies  the challenges related to dynamics, vibrations and acoustics in high-tech sectors

Clara Santato

Conducts research into the properties of organic semiconductors

Michèle Thibodeau-deGuire

Principal and Chair of the Board of Directors

Polytechnique’s first-ever woman graduate in Civil Engineering (Class of 1963)

Professor Catherine Morency

Holder of the MOBILITÉ Chair

Specializes in challenges relating to travel and traffic and sustainable transportation

Women and Engineering
Polytechnique educates, encourages and supports women who are changing the world with their talents, skills and new ideas
Polytechnique takes multiple initiatives to promote leadership by women in engineering
Role models for emerging female engineers! Today, women professors make up 13% of the faculty at Polytechnique
They paved the way for women in engineering! Polytechnique proudly pays tribute to
Rio Tinto, committed alongside Polytechnique Montréal to promoting engineering to young women and girls
Actions by the Amies de Polytechnique Montréal for the future of women at Polytechnique and in the engineering world

Press Review

Table ronde sur la place des femmes en science
February 10, 2019, Radio-Canada, Table ronde sur la place des femmes en science, À l'occasion de la Journée internationale des femmes et des filles de science, quatre scientifiques de quatre générations différentes, dont Catherine Morency, professeure titulaire au Département des génies civil, géologique et des mines de Polytechnique Montréal, discutent et témoignent de la place des femmes dans les domaines scientifiques.
RDI Économie - Entrevue avec Tegan Maharaj et Therence Bois
January 28, 2019, Radio-Canada, RDI Économie - Entrevue avec Tegan Maharaj et Therence Bois, Jeunes leaders de l'intelligence artificielle -: entrevue de Tegan Maharaj, étudiante au doctorat à Polytechnique Montréal, et de Therence Bois, un des fondateurs de InVivo AI (00:31).
Le 15-18 - Rencontre avec Viviane Aubin, lauréate de l'Ordre de la rose blanche
December 28, 2018, Radio-Canada, Le 15-18 - Rencontre avec Viviane Aubin, lauréate de l'Ordre de la rose blanche, Entrevue de Viviane Aubin, étudiante à la maîtrise en génie énergétique à Polytechnique Montréal et quatrième lauréate de l'Ordre de la rose blanche.

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On the 25th anniversary of the tragic events of December 6, 1989, Polytechnique Montréal introduced the Week of the White Rose. This annual fundraiser to benefit Polytechnique Montréal’s science camp Folie Technique, is aimed at giving girls from disadvantaged communities the opportunity to take part in science awareness activities, through the sale of virtual white roses.

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