Our team is growing!

Four students from McGill University have joined our team at CIRM to design and implement its communications strategy.

This is the next step which the CIRM is taking to bring light to its activities to a larger public. 

Victoria Svaikovsky                                                                    

Coordinator of the McConnell Foundation Professor of Practice Program 

Victoria recently completed her bachelor's degree in French literature and linguistics, where she worked in data mining in a laboratory of cultural analysis and specialized in the interaction between social media and English learning in Quebec. If she is not in the office, she is likely trying bring her plants back to life.

victoria.svaikosvky [at] mail.mcgill.ca (Email)

Juliette Ryan-Lortie​

Community Manager

Juliette Ryan-Lortie is completing a bachelors in cognitive sciences at McGill. She is interested in human psychology and on the biology of human behaviour, as well as international politics and the model of the United Nations. Relating to her studies, she recently took part in the organization of the National Integrative Research Conference as Director of Logistics. 

juliette.ryan-lortie [at] mail.mcgill.ca (Email)

Olivier Séguin-Brault
Community Manager

Olivier is completing an honours degree at the Département de langue et littérature françaises of McGill University. He is particularly interested in the reception of architectural and progymnasmata treaties in the work of François Rabelais - in the intersecting paths in the history of architecture, literary studies, and classics. 

olivier.seguin-brault [at] mail.mcgill.ca (Email)

Elli Slavitch
Media Strategist

Elli is presently completing her bachelor's degree in cultural studies (the relation between consumers and media products) and marketing (the functioning of the media industry). She is especially interested in the nuanced relation between the intentions of media producers and consumer reactions. Further, she has a strong passion for communication, design, and branding.

elli.slavitch [at] mail.mcgill.ca (Email)