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Denis Godin

Program Deputy DirectorNetworks of Centres of Excellence
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Biographical Info

Denis Godin is currently Program Deputy Director with the Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) Secretariat, responsible for the Centres of Excellence and Commercialization of Research (CECR) and Business-Led Networks of Centres of Excellence (BL-NCE) programs.

Previously, over a span of 10 years within NSERC, his portfolio has included assignments in the Manufacturing, Communications and Technologies Division in Research Partnerships as well as the Corporate and Regional Development Division, supporting the deployment of NSERC’s Regional Offices.

Denis earned both a MSc and a PhD from Université Laval in Experimental Medicine and worked for three years for the joint Emory University – Georgia Tech Cardiology & Biomedical Engineering Program in Atlanta, GA. Leaving the medical world behind, Denis then pursued his career managing R&D and product development activities in the bio/chemical sensing and defense industries before joining NSERC.

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