- Last Updated: Monday, 06 February 2017 02:42
President - Damya Souami, PhD
With a PhD in Astronomy and specialising in Celestial Mechanics, Dr. Damya Souami is a well-respected scientist whose research is well cited by the scientific community. She has worked in Belgium, Canada, France and Japan, as well as studied in France and in the U.K.
She also holds a University Lecturer Certificate from the French Ministry of Higher Education.
Damya believes strongly that the sharing of scientific knowledge with the public is an important mandate that scientists must adhere to. As such, she has participated in several public outreach activities as a lead teacher, a university lecturer, and an education supervisor.
Damya has been an active member of the Canadian Space Society since 2014, as co-Chair of the Toronto Chapter, Astronomy Chair and on the Board of Directors in 2016.
Damya is also a Sessional Lecturer at the University of Toronto (Department of Physics). She is also a part-time Professor at George Brown College where she teaches Astronomy