Currently a Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department and, the Director of the Centre for Biocomposites and Biomaterials Processing, Mohini was the former Dean of the Faculty of Forestry at The University of Toronto. Also a fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry UK and Canadian Academy of Engineers, he specializes in advanced bionanotechnology, functional biocomposites and nature-inspired advanced devices at the University of Toronto. He holds adjunct appointment with Lulea University Sweden and is Honorary Professor of Technical University of Bratislava.
Mohini holds tens of patents and is world-renowned for his expertise in transforming research ideas into commercialization. He has founded several companies that are spin-offs from his research findings. A few examples are Greencore Composites Inc., Natures Affinity Inc., and GreenNano Technologies Inc.