Category Archives: Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre

A new Advanced Manufacturing Scientist, Saeed Assarzadeh, joins the R&I team

Saeed Assarzedeh, PhD

Research & Innovation (R&I) is pleased to welcome Saeed Assarzadeh, PhD, to the Niagara College team. He is the new Advanced Manufacturing Scientist, Product Innovation and Manufacturing Research, for the Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre (WAMIC). Saeed will be leading and supporting our technical team in the various applied research projects and technical services through which we enable industry innovation. Saeed is a mechanical engineer … Continue reading A new Advanced Manufacturing Scientist, Saeed Assarzadeh, joins the R&I team »

NOW HIRING: Research Program Manager position available with our Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre team

NC-InnovationWAMIC

Applications are invited for the position of Research Program Manager, Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre (WAMIC), located at our Welland Campus, in the Division of Research and Innovation. Reporting to the Director, Research and Innovation, the Research Program Manager will be responsible for managing a wide range of applied research projects and related activities.  The Research Program Manager will manage outreach activities with business and … Continue reading NOW HIRING: Research Program Manager position available with our Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre team »

R&I welcomes SONAMI Communications Lead

Elina Ojanen, SONAMI Communications Lead

We are pleased to welcome Elina Ojanen to Niagara College in the position of Communications Lead with SONAMI. As the Communication Lead, Elina heads a full range of communications services for the Southern Ontario Network for Advanced Manufacturing Innovation (SONAMI), within the Research & Innovation (R&I) division at Niagara College, and implements communication plans to support projects, events, publications, and media relations. Elina’s role is … Continue reading R&I welcomes SONAMI Communications Lead »

WAMIC helps fill 3D printing gap for Bluicity

WAMIC and Bluicity collaboration

Food insecurity and 3D printing don’t seem to have a natural connection to one another at first thought. But if we examine a recent project that came out of the Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre (WAMIC) working with a company called Bluicity, you might just see that one fits with the other. Sam Alesio is the senior vice-president at Bluicity, a company whose goal is … Continue reading WAMIC helps fill 3D printing gap for Bluicity »

NOW HIRING: Electronics Research Assistant with our WAMIC Team

Electronics Engineering Research Assistant, Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre (WAMIC) The Electronics Engineering Technology Research Assistant will have a comprehensive skill set to work with Research Leads, Research Project Manager, and Industry Partners in the development of electronic systems. The Research Assistant will report to the Research Project Manager. Some duties will include assisting in the design, building and testing of electronics systems, troubleshooting and … Continue reading NOW HIRING: Electronics Research Assistant with our WAMIC Team »

NOW HIRING: Software Developer Research Associate with our WAMIC team

Software Developer Research Associate, Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre team The successful candidate will work with the Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre team. Work includes programming, testing and troubleshooting of interface software for product development of advanced manufacturing research projects. The position could involve development of web/cloud/IoT services, and helping to develop cloud technology. You will work with senior team members in Advanced Manufacturing developing … Continue reading NOW HIRING: Software Developer Research Associate with our WAMIC team »