Positions Held

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

Present        Adjunct Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics

 

UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN, SASKATOON, CANADA

Professor Emeritus

2013-2016   Dean, College of Engineering

2013-2016   Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering


DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY, HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA, CANADA

 Adjunct Professor

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