Faculty

Dr. Kyle Anderson BSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Technology-assisted learning, Active pedagogy, Student engagement


Dr. Peter Bretscher Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Mechanisms responsible for self-nonself discrimination and immune class determination , Immune responses in autoimmunity, to tumours, and in chronic infectious diseases, and strategies of vaccination


Dr. Harold Bull Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Student Learning , Implementation of active learning strategies to promote student engagement


Dr. Linda Chelico Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): HIV restriction factors, DNA deaminases, Mutagenesis, Enzyme mechanisms


Dr. Miroslaw Cygler MSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Host-Pathogen interactions, Synthesis and degradation of glycosaminoglycans


Dr. Jo-Anne Dillon PhD, FCAHS FRSC Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Antimicrobial resistance, Cell division, Sexually transmitted infections, International health, Molecular technologies for microbial diagnostics


Dr. Oleg Dmitriev MSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Interactions between proteins and small molecules, mapping contacts between drugs and their protein targets, Regulating enzymes for possible therapeutic use


Dr. Troy Harkness PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Regulation of replication-independent chromatin assembly in yeast


Dr. Calliopi Havele Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Quantitative and qualitative analysis of the cellular and molecular interactions leading to the activation and differentiation of distinct T cell subsets.


Dr. Sidney Hayes Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Small RNA Silencing of Replication and Gene Expression; Phage Display Development


Dr. S. Peter Howard Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Molecular biology of toxin secretion by Gram-negative bacteria , Structure, function and biogenesis of the outer membrane


Dr. Ramji Khandelwal BSc, MSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Diabetes, Kinases/phosphatases, Glycogen metabolism, Insulin, Tumor necrosis factor-alpha


Dr. Kerri Kobryn BSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Biochemistry and molecular biological studies of the Lyme Disease spirochete Borrelia Burgdorferi.


Dr. Kerry Lavender PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Viral Immunology, HIV-1, Humanized mice, Interferon-alpha


Dr. Scot Leary BSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Molecular genetic regulation of cellular copper homeostasis


Dr. Jeremy Lee BSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Intrinsically disordered proteins, Alpha-synuclein, Parkinson’s Disease.


Dr. Erique Lukong BSc, MSc, PhD, BA Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Breast tumor kinase (BRK) and two other BRK family members, FRK and SRMS


Dr. Yu Luo BSc, MSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Structure, function and inhibitory studies on key proteins involved in DNA repair and in D-alanylation of teichoic acids in Gram-positive bacteria.


Dr. Stanley Moore BSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): The flagellum secretion system in Helicobacter pylori, and chromatin modifying systems in higher eukaryotes.


Dr. Scott Napper BSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Vaccine development, Prion diseases, Kinome analysis, Infectious disease


Dr. Bill Roesler BSc, PhD Department Head, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Transcription, Nuclear speckles, TCERG1, C/EBPalpha, Gene expression, Nuclear compartmentation


Dr. Scot Stone BSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Acyltransferase, Triglyceride, Lipid droplet, Obesity, Diabetes


Dr. Sylvia van den Hurk BSc, MSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): DNA vaccines , Bovine herpesvirus-1 (BHV-1) , Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) , Hepatitis C virus (HCV)


Dr. Hong Wang BSc, MSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Plant cell cycle regulation


Dr. Joyce Wilson Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): HCV interaction with the host miRNA machinery


Dr. Yuliang Wu BSc, MSc, PhD Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Cancer, Genome stability, DNA repair, Helicase


Dr. Wei Xiao Faculty, Biochemistry, Microbiology & Immunology

Research Area(s): Molecular mechanisms of DNA repair and mutagenesis , Signal transduction through K63 ubiquitination , Genetic toxicology and carcinogenesis