John Sinnott is the Industry and Technology Advisor to FuzeHub and is the Program Manager for the Industrial Partnerships Program, which is part of the Cornell Center for Materials Research (CCMR).
In this role he promotes active cooperation between Cornell and industry to foster technology transfer and supports economic development in NYS. Sinnott joined the CCMR Industrial Partnerships Program in April of 2009.
He has over 25 years of experience working on university-based research projects in physics, engineering, and materials science. Prior to joining the Industrial Partnerships Program, Sinnott managed the CCMR materials preparation and testing facilities, helping numerous companies with technical challenges.
Sinnott worked at Yale University for 12 years prior to coming to Cornell in 1998. He is a graduate of the Bridgeport Engineering Institute and he was a Mechanical Engineering major at the University of New Haven. Sinnott has served as a key technical and matching resource to SMEs from the early beginnings of FuzeHub; he has worked with NY MEP and many organizations throughout his career at Cornell.