Employer Recognition Awards

Science Co-op Top Employers

Congratulations to all of our outstanding companies and supervisors! Thank you for your continued support of the program.

 

For information on the awards and award nomination, please click here.

2020 Award Recipients

2020 Award Recipients - Employer Awards
  • ATB Financial – Grow
  • Chinook Therapeutics
  • East Side Games
  • Herzberg Astronomy and Astrophysics Research Centre
  • NRC Nanotechnology Research Centre
  • Royal Bank of Canada
  • UBC Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
  • Zymeworks
2020 Award Recipients - Supervisor Awards
  • Adam Monahan, University of Victoria
  • Alannah Hallas, Stewart Blusson Quantum Matter Institute
  • Alexander Wyatt, Vancouver Prostate Centre
  • Amanda Tee, MetaOptima
  • Andrew Sharon, Osborne Lab
  • Andy Leung, Aquanow
  • Andy Yang, SAP
  • Angelica Leon, BC Children's Hospital
  • Angelyne Rivera, BC Children's Hospital
  • Anjum Mutakabbir, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Anne-Laure Dufour, Vega
  • Avery King, STEMCELL Technologies Inc.
  • Bernie Shizgal, UBC Department of Chemistry
  • Blake Rablah, General Fusion
  • Candice Wiedman, BC Children's Hospital Research Institute
  • Cara Mirabelli, BC Children's Hospital
  • Carsten Abraham, University of Victoria
  • Casimiro Gerarduzzi, Centre de Recherche de l'Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont
  • Christina Michalski, BC Children's Hospital Research Institute
  • Christine Klaray, UBC Land and Food Systems Student Services
  • Courtney Pollock, G.F. Strong Rehabilitation Centre
  • Dawn Cochrane, OVCARE (Huntsman Lab)
  • Dayue Shang, Environment and Climate Change Canada
  • Dennis Jess, BC Ministry of Agriculture
  • Dylan Kirkby, Alloy
  • Edmund Seow, UBC Land and Food Systems - the Learning Centre
  • Edward Conway, The Centre For Blood Research
  • Edward Ning, Telus
  • Elton Pao, Maths - No Problem!
  • Emilie Geneau, Anandia Labs
  • Emily Schaeffer, BC Children's Hospital
  • Erin Lim, Aquatic Informatics Inc.
  • Eugenia Socías, British Columbia Centre on Substance Use
  • Falene Chai, Innovative Targeting Solutions
  • Florian Kuchenbauer, BC Cancer Research Centre
  • Fontayne Wong, BC Children's Hospital
  • Fraser Berkhout, Lifco Hydraulics
  • Gennady Bortnikov, Rentmoola
  • Graydon Oshiro, Bench Accounting
  • Hanna McGregor, Rostrum Medical Innovations Inc.
  • Horacio Bach, UBC Faculty of Medicine
  • Jacqueline Cornejo-Davila, Vega
  • James Johnson, UBC Johnson Lab
  • James Lloyd, SAP
  • Jelena Premovic, Absolute Software
  • John Chen, Copperleaf Technologies Inc
  • Jon Jeffery, Clir Renewables
  • Jon Loree, BC Cancer Agency
  • Jonathan Tsang, UBC Enrolment Services
  • Joshua Etsenake, Clio
  • Joyce Wu, Chinook Therapeutics
  • Jude Fernandes, Avigilon Corporation
  • Judy Kwan, Environment and Climate Change Canada
  • Julia Hill, adMare BioInnovations
  • Karine Houde, Health Canada
  • Kate Turner, BC Ministry of Agriculture
  • Keith Murray, Telus
  • Kelly Mcnichols-O'Rourke, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Kishore Mulpuri , BC Children's Hospital
  • Laurence Madera, Zymeworks
  • Lee Sutton, Keela
  • Leona Shum, UBC Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Lisa Osborne, Osborne Lab
  • Mark Ellens, Dometic
  • Martin Stahl, STEMCELL Technologies Inc.
  • Matthew Tandy, Xenon Pharmaceuticals
  • Michael Stark, Vidyard
  • Min Jun, The George Institute of Global Health
  • Nate Elkan, Samsung
  • Navjit Sodhi, Lynn Valley Optometry
  • Nobuhiko Tokuriki, Michael Smith Laboratories
  • Pietro Giampa, TRIUMF
  • Pritesh Tailor, SAP
  • Rainbow Bai, SignalChem
  • Renee Mosi, Alectos Therapeutics
  • Sam Yee, Incognito Software Systems Inc.
  • Sascha Epp, Max Planck Institute for the Structure and Dynamics of Matter
  • Sébastien Lalancette, Google
  • Shahin Rabbani, Ubisoft
  • Shireen Jozi, iProgen Biotech Inc.
  • Stefanie Mak, UBC Centre for Blood Research
  • Syam Somasekharan, Vancouver Prostate Centre
  • Tara Caffrey, Wellington Lab
  • Tasha Acaster, Daiya Foods
  • Thilini Leitan, UBC Land and Food Systems Student Services
  • Thomas Rowe, Nano One Materials Corporation
  • Travis Worthing, Atomic47 Labs
  • Zachari Turgeon, Renaissance Bioscience

Past Award Recipients

2019 Award Recipients - Employer Awards
  • AppNeta
  • Bayer AG
  • Bayer U.S.
  • BC Cancer Research Centre
  • BC Children's Hospital Research Institute
  • BGC Engineering Inc.
  • Demonware Inc.
  • Electronic Arts Inc.
  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • NetApp
  • Ping Identity
  • Terramera
2019 Award Recipients - Supervisor Awards
  • Adam Anonuevo, Stemcell Technologies
  • Adi Sharma, Royal Bank of Canada
  • Alejandro Erickson, Copperleaf Technologies Inc.
  • Angelique Mallari, Applied Biological Materials Inc.
  • Ankur Sharma, Genome Institute of Singapore
  • Avtar Sidhu, Lonza
  • Baljit Singh, University of Calgary - Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
  • Brooke Haile-Mariam, Google
  • Chris Laver, Visucyte Therapeutics Inc.
  • Christoph Sielmann, Schneider Electric
  • Damian Duffy, Office of Pediatric Surgical Evaluation and Innovation
  • Dawn Cochrane, BC Cancer Research Centre
  • Elizabeth Pang, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids)
  • Florian Kuchenbauer, Terry Fox Labs
  • Fuad Arafa, Machobear
  • Ginn Kuchinka, TELUS
  • Harvey Richer, UBC Faculty of Physics and Astronomy
  • Jeffery Wong, British Columbia Liquor Distribution Branch
  • Justin Franchetto, Magnet Forensics
  • Kenny Chan, British Columbia Liquor Distribution Branch
  • Kerry Pippy, Environment and Climate Change Canada
  • Kimberly Snyder, STEMCELL Technologies Inc.
  • Laure Millet, Critical Systems Labs
  • Laurent Volpon, Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer (IRIC)
  • LeAnn Howe, UBC Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Leanna Yee, adMare Bioinnovations/CDRD
  • Leonardo Turchi, European Space Agency
  • Linda Horianopoulos, UBC Michael Smith Laboratories
  • Maria Aristizabal, BCCHRI - Centre for Molecular Medicine and Theraputics
  • Mariana Walther, The Nature Conservancy
  • Mathieu Crupi, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute
  • Matthew Berlinic, Apex Automation
  • Matthew Zeglinski, UBC iCORD
  • Michael Guite, BC Hydro
  • Nada Lallous, Vancouver Prostate Cancer Centre
  • Navjit Sodhi, Lynn Valley Optometry
  • Pawandeep Kaur, Absolute Software
  • Periyasamy Giridharan, Genome Institute of Singapore
  • Robert Clifford, Calico Logic
  • Robert Gene, Zymeworks
  • Robert Hetzler, SAP Canada Inc
  • Seonaid Nolan, British Columbia Centre on Substance Use
  • Shubhayan Sanatani, BC Children's Hospital
  • Shunsuke Takenaka, Amgen British Columbia Inc
  • Simon Diemert, Critical Systems Labs
  • Sonia Franciosi, BC Children's Hospital
  • Stephane Morichere-Matte, Microsoft
  • Takashi Matsumoto, Black Lab - Vancouver Prostate Centre
  • Tanja Stockmann, Interior Health Authority
  • Tatiana Maroilley, University of Calgary
  • Tim McKenzie, Salesforce
  • Tom Modrovcic, TELUS
  • Yemin Wang, OvCaRe
  • Yi-Chun Chen, BC Children's Hospital Research Institute
  • Ying Zhang, TELUS
2018 Award Recipients - Employer Awards
  • Centre for Drug Research and Development 
  • Copperleaf Technologies Inc.
  • Daiya Foods
  • Environment and Climate Change Canada 
  • Factors Group of Nutritional Companies Inc.
  • Genome Institute of Singapore
  • INTEL of Canada Ltd.
  • Laser Zentrum Hannover
  • Realtor.com
  • Statistics Canada, Methodology Branch
  • Terry Fox Laboratories
  • University of Wurzburg
  • Visier
2018 Award Recipients - Supervisor Awards
  • Abdelali Bennis, Robert Bosch GmbH
  • Akira Konaka, TRIUMF
  • Amal El-Naggar, BC Cancer Research Centre
  • Angela Aquino, UBC Psychiatry
  • Benjamin Loosley, UBC Risk Management Services
  • Catherine Sutter, Kinexus Bioinformatics Corporation
  • Chris Murawsky, Amgen British Columbia Inc.
  • Cottalango Leon, Sony Pictures Imageworks
  • Craig Pigott, Innovative Targeting Solutions Inc.
  • David Chan, Hootsuite'
  • David Shin, The Centre for Drug Research and Development
  • Elise Olson, UBC Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
  • Eric Cruz, Centre for Drug Research and Development (CDRD)
  • Eugenia Socias, BC Centre on Substance Use
  • Fan Zhang, Vancouver Prostate Centre
  • Gary Hinshaw, UBC Physics & Astronomy
  • Glen Mulcahy, For the Love of the Game, Inc. / PARADIGM Sports
  • Hezhao Ji, Public Health Agency of Canada
  • Ian McLachlan, BC Ministry of Agriculture
  • Ivan Beschastnikh, UBC Computer Science
  • Jerome Robert, Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health
  • Maggie Meng, Visier Inc.
  • Martin Pelletier, Centre de recherche du CHU de Québec-Université Laval
  • Matthew Wong, STEMCELL Technologies Inc.
  • Matthieu Vivier, The French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA)
  • Michael Wach, Willis Towers Watson
  • Navjit Sodhi, Lynn Valley Optometry
  • Nina Chen, LinkedIn
  • Noureddine Elouazizi, Noureddine Elouazizi, UBC SKYLIGHT: Science Centre for Learning and Teaching, and Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT)
  • Rachel Edgar, UBC Centre for Molecular Medicine & Therapeutics (CMMT)
  • Rob Lee, SAP
  • Rohit Jain, Sony Pictures Imageworks
  • Ryan Ogg, D2L
  • Sanja Frketich, SAP
  • Sascha Epp, Max Planck Institute for the Structure and Dynamics of Matter
  • Sonya Cressman, BC Cancer Research Centre
  • Sophie Spiridonoff, UBC Faculty of Applied Science
  • Stuart Ashman, PAI Health
  • Vanyl Chou, SAP
  • Vincent Wong, UBC Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Wai Hang Cheng, Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health
  • Wayne Mah, Kardium Inc.
  • Zack Snyder, Twitter
2017 Award Recipients - Employer Awards
  • Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
  • Amazon
  • Applied Biological Materials Inc.
  • BC Children's Hospital
  • Hootsuite
  • Max Planck Institutes
  • Safe Software
  • SAP
  • Stemcell Technologies
  • Tesla Inc.
  • The Office of Pediatric Surgical Evaluation and Innovation
  • TRIUMF
  • ​Two Tall Totems
  • UBC Physics & Astronomy
2017 Award Recipients - Supervisor Awards
  • Alan Saw, Trulioo
  • Alireza Abghari, Pacific Blends Ltd.
  • Andreas Reisner, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Physics of Solids
  • Andrew Hegle, Cannevert Therapeutics Ltd.
  • Ann Pederson, BC Women's Hospital and Healthcare
  • Anna Von Rossum, The Centre for Drug Research and Development
  • Ardy Malihi, BuildDirect
  • Carlos Torres-Cros, Ubisoft
  • Cheyenne Johnson, BC Centre for Excellence in HIV
  • Chris Murawsky, Amgen British Columbia Inc.
  • Christian Ast, Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research
  • Christine Voss, BC Children's Hospital
  • Christos Boutopoulos, Centre de recherche de l'Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont
  • Cong Ly, Hootsuite
  • Curtis Andrus, MPC
  • Elise Olson, UBC Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
  • Erin Green, UBC Science Student Engagement Office
  • Faezeh Khabbaz, Royal Bank of Canada
  • Flavio Mattos, Hyperwaller Systems
  • Gary Hinshaw, UBC Physics & Astronomy
  • Gaurav Jain, SAP
  • Haley Roberts, Stemcell Technologies Inc
  • Heather Denroche, Integrated Nanotherapeutics Inc.
  • Heidi Wolfmeier, UBC Hancock Lab
  • Janessa Li, Centre for Drug Research and Development
  • Jason Plemel, University of Calgary
  • Jesse MacDonald, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
  • Jessica Budge, Nexen Energy Ltd.
  • Kalan Macrow, Hootsuite
  • Lawrence Ying, Google.com
  • Lee Moshurchak, E-One Moli Energy (Canada) Ltd.
  • Leena Chau, UBC Centre for Health Services and Policy Research
  • Ling Guo, Sun Life Financial
  • Lisa Osborne, UBC Microbiology & Immunology Department
  • Manjur Khan, Broadcom Corporation
  • Marc Semkow, Tantalus Systems
  • Maria Fernandes, CHU de Québec Research Center
  • Mark Miller, Datrend Systems Inc.
  • Matteo Duca, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique
  • Monika Stachura, TRIUMF
  • Paul Roche, Cisco Systems Co.
  • Paulina Cholango, TestAmerica
  • Raymond Yu, Intuitive Surgical, Inc.
  • Sabine Mai, Manitoba Institute of Cell Biology
  • Serena Zhang, SAP
  • Steven Jones, Canada's Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre
  • Ty Miller, SAP