Research and Teaching Experience


Research Experience:

Principal Investigator
2001-present: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston ON Canada

Post Doctoral Fellow
1997-2001:  Department of Biology, UCSC, Santa Cruz, CA. Supervisor: Dr. Andrew D. Chisholm

PhD Graduate Student
1991-1997: Department of Molecular and Medical Genetics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON Canada. Supervisor: Dr. Andrew M. Spence

Rotation Student
Oct.-Dec., 1991: Mount Sinai Research Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada. Supervisor: Dr. John Roder

Research Technician 
May-Aug., 1990 (work-term):  Allelix Biopharmaceuticals Inc., Mississauga, ON, Canada (Now NPS Pharmaceuticals) Supervisor:  George Z. Xu


Teaching Experience:

Sept.-Dec. 2017: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON Course: BIOL205 Mendelian and Molecular Genetics Lecturer/Course

Sept.-Dec. 2016: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON Course: BIOL205 Mendelian and Molecular Genetics Lecturer/Course coordinator and double lecture (6 lectures/week for 12 weeks)

Jan.-April 2016: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 430 Molecular Genetics of Development. Lecturer/ Course coordinator

Sept.-Dec. 2015: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON Course: BIOL205 Mendelian and Molecular Genetics Lecturer/Course coordinator

Sept.-Dec. 2014: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 956 Advanced Studies in Molecular and Genetics (Graduate Course) Leccurer/ Course coordinator

Sept.-Dec. 2014: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL205 Mendelian and Molecular Genetics Lecturer/Course coordinator

Jan.-April 2014: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 956 Advanced Studies in Molecular and Genetics (Graduate Course) Lecturer/ Course coordinator

Jan.-April 2014: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 430 Molecular Genetics of Development. Lecturer/ Course coordinator


Sept.-Dec. 2013: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL205 Mendelian and Molecular Genetics 

Lecturer/Course coordinator

Jan.-April 2013: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 430 Molecular Genetics of Development


Sept.-Dec. 2012: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL205 Mendelian and Molecular Genetics 

Lecturer

Jan.-April 2012: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 430 Molecular Genetics of Development

Lecturer/ Course coordinator

Jan.-April 2012: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 532 Molecular Principles of Animal Development

Lecturer/ Course coordinator

Jan.-April 2012: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 955 Molecular Neurodevelopment (Graduate Course) 

Lecturer/ Course coordinator

Sept.-Dec. 2011: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL205 Mendelian and Molecular Genetics 

Lecturer/Course coordinator

Jan.-April 2011: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 430 Molecular Genetics of Development

Lecturer/ Course coordinator

Sept.-Dec. 2010: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL205 Mendelian and Molecular Genetics 

Lecturer/Course 

Jan. April 2010: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 430 Molecular Genetics of Development

Lecturer/ Course coordinator

Sept.-Dec. 2009: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 532 Molecular Principles of Animal Development

Lecturer/ Course coordinator

Sept.-Dec. 2009: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 955 Molecular Neurodevelopment (Graduate Course) 

Lecturer/ Course coordinator

Jan. April 2009: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 430 Molecular Genetics of Development

Lecturer/ Course coordinator

Jan.-April 2007: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 430 Molecular Genetics of Development

Lecturer/ Course coordinator

Jan.-April 2006: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 430 Molecular Genetics of Development

Lecture/ Course coordinator

Jan.-April 2005: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 430 Molecular Genetics of Development

Lecturer/ Course coordinator

Biology DSC Nominated for “Best Prof.” Award 2005.

Jan.-April 2004: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 430 Molecular Genetics of Development

Lecturer / Course coordinator

Jan.–April 2003: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 430 Molecular Genetics of Development

Lecturer / Course coordinator

Jan.-Apr. 2002: Department of Biology, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON

Course: BIOL 430 Cell Biology II

Lecturer / Course coordinator

Sept.-Dec., 1999: Department of Biology, UCSC, Santa Cruz CA

Course: BIO 105L   Bacterial Genetics Lab

Teaching Assistant

Course coordinator: Dr. Mike Dalbey


Sept.-Dec., 1995:  Department of Molecular Genetics and Molecular Biology, University of Toronto, ON

Course: MGB430H Laboratory in Molecular Genetics

Teaching Assistant

Course coordinator: Dr. M. Gold


Sept.-Dec., 1994:  Department of Molecular Genetics and Molecular Biology, University of Toronto, ON

Course: MGB430H Laboratory in Molecular Genetics

Teaching Assistant

Course coordinator: Dr. M. Gold


May-Aug., 1990:  Department of Biology, University of Waterloo, ON

Course: BIOL273 Introductory Human Physiology

Teaching Assistant

Course coordinator: Norm Scott

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