People

Professor
Expertise

Cell biology, genetics, model systems, development of the nervous system, glia, barriers in the body

phone: 6048221977
Professor
Expertise

neural regeneration; neural degeneration; neural stem cells; spinal cord regeneration;epigenetics; sensory loss; developmental brain disorders; multiple sclerosis; Alzheimer’s disease; brain tumours

phone: 6048275080
phone: 6048275082
Associate Professor
Canada Research Chair in Translational Psychiatric Genomics
Expertise

Genetics, genomics, genetic counseling, psychiatric illness, mental illness, mental health, psychiatry, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, postpartum depression, perinatal mental health

phone: 6048752000
Professor
Fields
Expertise

Fungi, pathogens, genomics, molecular genetics

phone: 6048224732
Associate Professor
Expertise

bioinformatics,
computational biology,
genomics,
transcriptome analysis,
sequence assembly,
next generation sequencing,
cancer

phone: 6047075900
Professor
Expertise

molecular biology, molecular biology as it relates to disease; developing new theraputics for cancer; how brain cells (neurons)make connections, therapeutics for cancer; molecular genetics and cancer; medical research, cancer, inflammatory diseases, cariovascular diseases

phone: 6048755655
Assistant Professor
Expertise

methanogenesis, methane oxidation, methyl coenzyme M reductase, metagenomics, environmental microbiology, genomics, proteomics, microbial ecology, systems biology, archaea, energy, bioinformatics

phone: 6048273420
Assistant Professor, Centre for Forest Conservation Genetics
Research Associate, Dept. of Forest and Conservation Sciences
Expertise

climate models, climate change adaptation, ecosystem climate projection, species range projection, assistant migratoin

phone: 6048221845
Professor of Medical Genetics
Senior Scientist, Brain Research Centre
Expertise

Parkinson disease, parkinsonism, movement disorders, genetics, neuroscience, brain, neuron, biology, bioinformatics, neurodegeneration, neurology, parkinsons

phone: 6048227753
phone: 6048220322
Professor of Opthalmology & Visual Sciences
Expertise

eye diseases; glaucoma; dyslexia; stroke; neurotrauma; memory; vision; learning disabilities; hearing development; recovery after brain damage; ischemia; gene therapy

phone:
Associate Professor
Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Scholar
Fields
Expertise

genetic testing, experiences of hereditary risk, social and ethical implications of genetics, interpersonal and family communication, qualitative research, narrative and story

phone: 6048220536
Assistant Professor
Expertise

Infectious disease, genomics, science documentary television, epidemiology, Phylogenetics and molecular evolution, Tuberculosis, Metagenomics, Information visualization, Microbiology

phone: 6047072488
Associate Professor
Director of Engineering Physics
Expertise

Teaching methods,
pedagogy,
Robotics in education,
Nanotechnology,
Engineering Physics,
Genomics

phone: 6048225489
phone: 6048224514
Professor, Dept. of Medical Genetics
Canada Research Chair in Regenerative Medicine
Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Fellow
Expertise

Stem Cell
Regenerative Medicine
blood

phone: 6048227138