Shahryar Rahnamayan

Dr. Shahryar Rahnamayan

BSc, MSc, PhD (Waterloo), PEng, SMIEEE

Department Chair and Associate Professor

Director of Nature Inspired Computational Intelligence (NICI) Lab


  • Member, Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEng)
  • Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Computational Intelligence Society, and Industrial Electronic Society (SMIEEE)
  • Faculty Member, BEACON Center for the Study of Evolution in Action
  • Professional Member, Association for Computing Machinery and Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Society
  • Expert Member, Mitacs College of Reviewers
  • Member, American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)
  • Member, Canadian Engineering Education Association (CEEA)