Science-Metrix is pleased to announce the promotion of Christian Lefebvre to the position of Assistant Director. Since starting as a senior analyst and assisting Science-Metrix with its R&D strategy, Christian has gradually become more involved in project management, advancing to the role of R&D coordinator. His experience in dealing with R&D programs and project financing has brought him to play a more and more important role in the strategic development of the company.
Christian possesses a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering from École Polytechnique de Montréal, a certificate in writing with an orientation in science, and a minor in classical studies. With this background, Christian has developed solid communication skills and has been equally comfortable in both the natural sciences and the social sciences. Christian has been an Environmental Advisor for Hydro-Quebec and has performed technological evaluations for companies involved in R&D for more than 12 years, assisting them to get financial help for their technical innovations. This experience has allowed Christian to expand his knowledge in S&T.
As the Assistant Director, Christian will be working in close collaboration with President Éric Archambault, assisting in strategic planning, fine tuning the operational aspects of the company and supporting the search for financial solutions to support Science-Metrix’s growth. Christian will also be assisting Vice-President Grégoire Côté in planning and writing proposals, as well as planning and monitoring bibliometric projects.