Zaineb Al-Faesly

Richard L’abbé Makerspace

Zaineb Al-Faesly is a University of Ottawa Civil Engineering alumna, STEM enthusiast, and serious coffee lover. She currently manages the Richard L’Abbé Makerspace at the Centre for Engineering and Entrepreneurship Design at the Faculty of Engineering. She is also pursuing her a master’s degree in structural engineering and is interested in conducting research in sustainable design and construction.

Involved with her engineering community and the general community at large, Zaineb has been awarded the Vale Undergraduate Engineering Ambassador Award from the Canadian Engineering Memorial Foundation in partnership with Vale and was the Recipient of the 21st Annual Strength Through Diversity Award from RBC Spirit of the Capital Youth Awards.