Industry partner, Niagara College work together toward continuous improvement in lean manufacturing

LeanSuite app and WAMIC collaboration

Meet Angad and Prabhpahul Singh, co-founders and the brains behind LeanSuite, a software development company that offers lean manufacturing and process improvement solutions for manufacturers and companies in other sectors. The Brampton, Ont.-based company was created to specifically fulfill the needs of small businesses in terms of operations management and productivity improvement. To support this, …Continue reading »

POSITION AVAILABLE: Research Finance Officer with our R&I team

Applications are invited for the position of Research Finance Officer in the Research & Innovation Division, located at the Welland Campus. Reporting to the Manager, Finance Operations & Compliance, the successful candidate provides support to the Research & Innovation division and its Innovation Centres.  The Research Finance Officer will facilitate activities in the Research & …Continue reading »

Research & Innovation receives $3.25M boost for applied research

Niagara College will enhance its applied research outputs for the benefit of businesses in the region, and augment the educational opportunities for students, thanks to a $3.25 million investment of federal funding. On October 14, the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, announced more than $85 million for 76 grants through the College …Continue reading »

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


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 …Continue reading »

R&I projects double in 2021-22

The Research & Innovation division of Niagara College provides real-world solutions for business, key industry sectors and the community through applied research and knowledge transfer activities. We have grown both in resources, capabilities and therefore, outcomes for industry, during the past two decades of operation. In fact, last year (fiscal year 2021-22), we leveraged $34,648,976 in …Continue reading »