Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Dr. Jayesh Kulkarni is one of two inaugural recipients of the NanoMedicines Innovation Network Postdoctoral Award in Targeted Gene Therapy. His work focuses on the biophysical aspects of lipid nanoparticle design, which can be used to create new tools for gene therapy.
Guillaume Peterson St-Laurent
Forest Resources Management
2019 Killam Postdoctoral Fellow Research Prize recipient Guillaume Peterson St-Laurent is evaluating the ecological, economic and social implications of innovative forest management strategies aimed at climate change adaptation in Canada’s forests
2017-2018 Banting Postdoctoral Fellow Kenjiro Shirane, using using mouse genetics and state-of-the-art sequencing technology, is researching the molecular basis of several human overgrowth syndromes, which will potentially lead to new avenues for treatment of these diseases.