I am Erfan Azadehfar. I am incredibly honored to serve as the President of the Graduate Student Association (GSA) for the 2023-2024 academic year at Laurentian University.
My academic journey has led me to pursue a Ph.D. with a research focus titled “computer modeling and simulations of microscopic biofluidic systems.” I started this journey in Iran, where I completed both my bachelor’s and master’s degrees. As the GSA President, I am enthusiastic about the opportunity to lead and represent our vibrant graduate student community. I believe that together, we can make this academic year a truly remarkable one for all graduate students at LU.
Whether you have questions, suggestions, or ideas, please do not hesitate to reach out. Your feedback and active participation are essential in shaping our year ahead. Let’s work together to create a memorable and enriching experience for all.
I look forward to connecting with each and every one of you as we embark on this exciting journey together.
Md Tareq Mahmud Khan
Hello Everyone, I am Md Tareq Mahmud Khan. Currently I am studying my Masters of Computational Science at Laurentian University. It is my immense pleasure and I feel highly honoured to get elected as a VP Administration of the Graduate Student Association (GSA) for the 2023-2024 academic year at Laurentian University.I did my Bachelors of Computer Science & Engineering from North South University and I am originally from Bangladesh. I have more than six years of work experience in the IT industry from both Local and multinational companies. I have specialization in New IT Business, Project Management, Product Management, Business Analysis, E-Commerce, Software Support analyst, Corporate Strategy and Innovation. If you need any kind of help regarding GSA or any suggestions, ideas, Please feel free to reach out to me anytime in-personal or on social Media.
Vice-President of Administration
Ratan Islam Mamun
Hello! I’m Ratan Islam Mamun, pursuing a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and proudly serving as the Vice President of Communication for the Graduate Student Association (GSA) at Laurentian University. With a background deeply rooted in business administration, I bring a wealth of knowledge and a passion for effective communication to my role.
Within my academic journey at Laurentian, I understand the unique challenges and aspirations of our graduate student community. My mission is to bridge the gap between students and the university, fostering an environment of inclusivity, transparency, and engagement. Through open channels of communication, I aim to amplify the voices of our fellow students, ensuring their concerns and ideas are heard and acted upon. Together with the incredible team at GSA, My motive to creating a vibrant and supportive university experience for all graduate students.
Samanta Saif Kristy
I’m Samanta, your Vice President of Events, and I’m dedicated to making our community come alive with exciting and inclusive events. My goal is to create memorable experiences that foster connections and personal growth. Whether it’s dynamic career seminars or vibrant cultural celebrations, we’re in for an amazing journey together. Lets unite, learn, and make lasting memories.
With dual MBA degrees and an unyielding penchant for research, I epitomize the fusion of academic prowess and insatiable curiosity. Armed with two Master of Business Administration degrees, my expertise spans the intersection of business strategy, innovation, and market dynamics. My relentless pursuit of knowledge has been a driving force since my early academic years, leading me to unravel the complexities of various industries.
Hello, I’m a second-year Computational Science master’s student, and I’m honored to have been reelected as the GSA VP of Finance for the academic year 2023-2024. In this role, I oversee the finances and internal operations of the GSA, collaborating closely with the finance department of Laurentian University and the GSA team. This includes maintaining financial records, monitoring income and expenditures, and coordinating the operation of the GSA Commons. Due to my extensive work experience in this role over the past year and my background in the industry, along with my familiarity with financial affairs, I hope to be a good representative for you. I look forward to hearing from you and assisting you with any GSA financial questions you may have.