MetSoc Student Chapters

The MetSoc Chapters are groups of students assembled to organize activities related to the fields of mineral extraction, metallurgy and materials science.

All students are welcome to join their university’s chapter. Contact the chapter directly to start participating!

Learn what a MetSoc Student Chapter can do for you!

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Student Chapter Listing

The list below contains the faculty advisor, the student president, social media accounts and contact information of each Chapter.

University of British Columbia

Metals and Materials Engineering UBC Chapter – Joint Student Chapter (JSC)
Faculty Advisor: Edouard Asselin
Chapter President 2021-2022: Mohammadali (Mo) Shahsavari
Facebook page: @JSC.Mtrl.Grads.UBC
Instagram: @jsc.ubc
Twitter: JscMtrlUBC
Youtube channel: MTRL UBC Joint Student Chapter (JSC)

Université Laval

Le Chapitre Étudiant de l’Université Laval
Département des mines et de la métallurgie, Faculté des sciences et de génie
Faculty Advisor: Anne Rousseau
Chapter President 2021-2022: Guillaume Bérubé

Laval Student Chapter visits the Alcoa aluminum smelter in Deschambault

Laurentian University

School of Engineering
Faculty Advisor: Eduard Guerra
President: Kolter Weaver

Laurentian University group photo

The annual Laurentian University CIM MetSoc social night

McGill University

Mining and Metallurgical Engineering
Faculty Advisor: Mathieu Brochu
Chapter President 2022-2023: Bruno Noronha Castilho
Facebook page: metsocmcgill
LinkedIn: Materials Engineering Undergraduate Society of McGill
Youtube Channel: Metflix 

McGill Student Chapter

McMaster University

McMaster Materials Student Technical Society
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Faculty Advisor: Andre Phillion
Chapter President 2021-2022: Cal Siemens
Facebook page: McMaster Materials Student Technical Society (MSTS)
Instagram: msts_mcmaster
LinkedIn: mcmaster-materials-student-technical-society

Memorial University

Faculty Advisor: Stephen D. Butt
Chapter President: Shafaet Jamil
LinkedIn: CIM-MetSoC MUN Student Chapter
Facebook: CIMMetSocMUN

MUN Chapter

Queen’s University

QU-MetSoc Student Chapter
Faculty Advisors: Christopher Pickles and Ahmad Ghahreman
Chapter President: Sarah Glaspell-Elser / Aishat Usman
Facebook page: QU-MetSoc
Instagram: qumetsoc

University of Toronto

Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Faculty Advisor: Kinnor Chattopadhyay
Chapter President: Olayemi Biaou
Contact the Chapter to join!
Facebook: mic.uoft


CIM Student Chapters

These groups of students assemble to organize activities related to the fields of underground mining and geology.

Go to the CIM website for further details.

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