MetSoc Executive Board of Directors

The MetSoc Executive Board of Directors is composed of the President, Past President, four Vice-Presidents, Treasurer and Secretary.


Stephen Corbin

NSERC/Pratt and Whitney Canada Industrial Research Chair
Professor of Materials Engineering at Dalhousie University

Immediate Past President

Mansoor Barati

Ph.D. in Metallurgy Engineering
Professor at The University of Toronto

Ist Vice-President

Janice Zinck

Director – Green Mining Innovation, base/precious metals, and critical minerals

  • Conference Chair for 2022 Conference of Metallurgists
2nd Vice-President

Roki Fukuzawa

Specialist at Hatch

  • Conference Chair for 2023 Conference of Metallurgists
3rd Vice-President

Erin Bobicki

University of Alberta

  • Conference Chair for 2024 Conference of Metallurgists
4th Vice-President

Julie Lévesque

Centre demétallurgiedu Québec

  • Conference Chair for 2025 Conference of Metallurgists

Greg Richards

Teck Metals, Retired


Dimitrios Filippou

Rio Tinto


METSOC is a constituent society of the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM).
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