ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH APPOINTMENTS

UNIVERSITY OF TOKYO

TOKYO, JAPAN

2017   Project Professor, Institute of Industrial Science (IIS), University of Tokyo, Integrated Research Center for Sustainable Energy and Materials, Building Fw 403, Tokyo, Japan

UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO

WATERLOO, ONTARIO, CANADA

2017-   Adjunct Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics

UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN

SASKATOON, CANADA

2017-   Professor Emeritus, Chemical and Biological Engineering
2013-2016   Dean, College of Engineering
2013-2016   Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering

DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA, CANADA

2013-   Adjunct Professor, Mechanical Engineering
2000-2013   Director, Minerals Engineering Centre
2000-2005   Assistant Dean, Faculty of Engineering
2002-2003   Visiting Professor, Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials, Tohoku University, 1,1 Katahira, 2-Chome, Aobaku, Sendai 980-8577, Japan
1998-2001   Faculty Consultant, Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan.
1997-2000   Vice-Chair, Dalhousie University Senate.

TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF NOVA SCOTIA

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA, CANADA (AMALGAMATED WITH DALHOUISE UNIVERSITY)

1994-2000   Professor and Head, Department of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering
1995-1996   Faculty Consultant, Corporate Magnesium Center, General Motors Research and Development Center, Warren, Michigan 48090, U.S.A.
1990-1994   Chair, Metallurgical Engineering Program
1989-1994   Associate Professor, Department of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering
1993   Visiting Professor, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Norwegian Institute of Technology, University of Trondheim, Trondheim, Norway
1993   Visiting Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering & Institute of Chemical Engineering and High-Temperature Chemical Processes, University of Patras, Patras, Greece

GENERAL MOTORS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER

WARREN, MICHIGAN, USA

1985-1989   Senior Research Scientist, Department of Physical Chemistry

MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (MIT)

CAMBRIDGE, MA, USA

1982-1985   Postdoctoral Research Associate (with Dr. Donald R. Sadoway), Department of Materials Science and Engineering

PYRKAL LTD.

ATHENS, GREECE

1972-1974   Acting Head, Bureau of Studies, Permanent Committee for Receiving Ammunition, Greek Armed Forces at PYRKAL Ltd., Athens, Greece