New CIA Manager of Research

The CIA is pleased to welcome Shlomit Jacobson, PhD, MBA, as manager of research. Shlomit will work with the Research Executive Committee (REC), the Experience Study Research Subcommittee, and the Academic Research Subcommittee, providing project management support, facilitating strategic plan development and implementation, and representing the REC to other research organizations, researchers, and vendors.

Shlomit has worked as a research facilitator at the University of Ottawa’s Brain and Mind Research Institute and as a senior research project manager at Carleton University’s Institute of Neuroscience. She earned her MBA from the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa and her PhD in neurobiology and ethology at Haifa University.

Shlomit’s skills and expertise will make her a valuable member of the CIA’s operations department. Welcome, Shlomit!

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