New Chair in Design Engineering at York University Markham, Ontario
September 23, 2014
NSERC, the Lassonde School of Engineering at York University and Quanser inaugurated the new NSERC Chair in Design Engineering for Innovation in Markham, Ontario. This design innovation partnership between the Lassonde School of Engineering and Quanser will give students and researchers the opportunity to develop design-focused solutions to emerging global challenges. The Chair is held by Professor Alex Czekanski who brings extensive experience at the intersection of industrial and academic research.
New Grants and Scholarships Will Drive Scientific Discovery London, Ontario
June 26, 2014
The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology) announced 3,796 research awards that will further discoveries in a full range of fields in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. He was joined by Janet Walden, Chief Operating Officer, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).