UW appoints new Executive Director of the Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN)

UW hires former AVP Research as new Executive Director of the Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN)

The University of Waterloo conducted a global search with the help of Odgers Berndtson to appoint the next Executive Director for the Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN). WIN is happy to announce that Professor Sushanta Mitra has taken up the role of the Executive Director of WIN. A mechanical engineer by training and an alumnus of the University of Waterloo, Mitra’s research interests are in the fundamental understanding of fluid transport in micro and nano-scale confinements with applications in energy, water, and bio-systems. He was previously the Kaneff Professor in Micro & Nanotechnology for Social Innovation and the Associate Vice-President Research at York University.