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TISED Endowed Chair in Sustainable Engineering and Design

The Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design (TISED) at the McGill University Faculty of Engineering invites applications for the TISED Chair in Sustainable Engineering and Design. The successful candidate will play a vital role in leading an internationally recognized research program in sustainable engineering and design and contribute to the growth of interdisciplinary research and teaching through TISED.

Current TISED Members

TISED members are tenured or tenure-track professors in McGill's Faculty of Engineering who share TISED’s vision for a critical role for engineering and design in integrated approaches towards achieving greater sustainability in our environment, economy and society.


Research area(s)

Research Keywords

Badami, Madhav

Engineering our prosperity: Sustainable cities and industries in the 21st century

Centre Mont-Royal Symposia Theatre, 1000, rue Sherbrooke O., Montréal, CA
Symposium: Engineering our prosperity: sustainable cities and industries in the

This is the First annual Trottier Symposium on Sustainable Engineering, Energy and Design.

Membership Information

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Current TISED Associate Members

Name Position General areas of interest Keywords



Adamowski, Jan

Membership Information

Please visit our TISED Members and Associate Members lists on the left bar.

TISED Members have a website section available only to them. Members, login to see the link to the “Members sign-in section” on the left-hand menu.



TISED will involve many stakeholders in its governance - in consultative and advisory roles as well as management, governance, and direction-setting. More information on our committees, working groups, and volunteer opportunities is forthcoming so keep checking back in with us.


Our 2015-2016 thematic priorities include:

  • Sustainable Infrastructure and Urban Development
  • Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency
  • Sustainable Industrial Processes and Manufacturing

Mission & Goals


TISED's mission is to produce innovative engineering and design solutions and intellectual capacity that enables us to protect and nurture Earth and its’ inhabitants to meet the needs of current and future generations.


Our overarching goals are: