Biology Experts

Andrew Park

Associate Professor

Department:

Biology

Areas of Expertise:

  • Adaptation of Forests to Climate Change
  • Carbon storage
  • Forest Ecology
  • Forest Succession and Disturbance Dynamics

Alan McGreevy

Instructor

Department:

Biology

Areas of Expertise:

  • Bioterrorism
  • Dual-Use Research of Concern
  • Polio and Non-Polio Enteroviruses
  • Representations of Science and Disease in Pop Culture

Caleb Hasler

Assistant Professor

Department:

Biology

Areas of Expertise:

  • Environmental impacts on aquatic biology
  • Fish biology,
  • Fisheries biology

Germán Avila Sakar

Associate Professor

Department:

Biology

Areas of Expertise:

  • Defence in Plants
  • Herbivory
  • Plant-Animal Interactions
  • Plant Reproduction
  • Plant Sexual Systems
  • Pollination
  • Resource Allocation

Jean-Pierre Desforges

Assistant Professor

Department:

Environmental Studies and Sciences

Areas of Expertise:

  • Ecological modeling
  • Environmental pollution
  • Marine mammals
  • Wildlife health
  • Wildlife toxicology

Jens Franck

Associate Professor

Department:

Biology

Areas of Expertise:

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Molecular Genetics

Renée Douville

Associate Professor

Department:

Biology

Areas of Expertise:

  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
  • Endogenous retroviruses
  • Schizophrenia

Sanoji Wijenayake

Assistant Professor

Department:

Biology

Areas of Expertise:

  • Maternal obesity
  • Maternal nutrient stress
  • Cellular stress
  • Epigenetics (Nurture vs Nature)
  • Early childhood development
  • Neurodevelopment
  • Neuroinflammation
  • Mammalian milk
  • Bioactive components of milk
  • Milk and it's role in development
  • Biological nanovesicles
  • Extracellular vesicles
  • Hypoxia/ischemia

Yannick Molgat-Seon

Associate Professor

Department:

Kinesiology and Applied Health

Areas of Expertise:

  • Exercise Physiology
  • Pulmonary Function
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Respiratory Physiology