IMR welcomes new program assistant Laurie Coyne

mhuson General, IMR Staff

The Institute for Materials Research (IMR) welcomes Laurie Coyne as its new program assistant. In the position, she will support the administrative operations of the institute and Nanotech West Laboratory on West Campus.


Coyne brings to the institute more than 17 years of administrative support experience. Prior to joining IMR, she worked as an office administrative assistant at the College of Dentistry. Before coming to Ohio State, Coyne held positions in industry, including several years at a multinational engineering corporation.


At IMR, Coyne will provide high-level administrative assistant support to the director of innovation and innovation manager. Along with a myriad of other duties, she will also be collaborating with IMR leadership, operations and facilities staff and department administrators to ensure efficient operations.


Coyne earned her Associate Degree in Business Management from Columbus State Community College.


Apart from work, she enjoys running, exploring new hiking trails, traveling with her husband and spending time with their two sons.


Story by Mike Huson, Communications Coordinator for the Institute for Materials Research and IIT Bombay-Ohio State Frontier Science and Engineering Research Center


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