Professor Molly Shoichet named as Senior Advisor on Science and Engineering Engagement

From President Meric S. Gertler:
I am delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Molly Shoichet as Senior Advisor on Science and Engineering Engagement for a three-year term.  In this role, Professor Shoichet will build partnerships and implement strategies to promote the University of Toronto’s remarkable strengths in science and engineering research.  She will seek out innovative opportunities for engagement among U of T scientists, external organizations, and the public.  Professor Shoichet will work closely with colleagues and the community to demonstrate the impact that U of T researchers are having on many facets of life, including key determinants of our future—health, environment, and energy, among others. (full announcement)

Read Professor Shoichet’s greeting message and learn more about Science and Engineering Engagement

Check out the Events page for information about upcoming Science and Engineering activities at U of T and in the community.

The Science and Engineering Engagement (S.E.E.) initiative facilitates efforts by U of T scientists to engage with the community by:

  • Sharing the excitement of their new discoveries and the challenges of the scientific process
  • Inspiring kids to engage in science and engineering, and
  • Encouraging innovation

Our website is being re-developed to better connect the University to the wider Toronto community, please stay tuned for updates.