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Faculty members




  • Shimon Amir
    Professor, Psychology
    Director, Center for Studies in Behavioral Neurobiology (CSBN)
    Professor (Cross Appointment), Biology
    Professor (Cross Appointment), Chemistry and Biochemistry

    Behavioral and molecular neuroscience of circadian rhythms
  • Andreas Bergdahl
    Associate Professor in Cardiovascular Physiology, Department of Health, Kinesiology & Applied Physiology

    cardiovascular disease, heart failure, atherosclerosis, hypertension, vascular complications of diabetes, mitochondria, bioenergetics
  • Peter Darlington
    Associate Professor, Health, Kinesiology and Applied Physiology

    Immunology and autonomic nervous system
  • Ann English
    Distinguished Professor Emerita and Honorary Concordia University Research Chair in Bioinorganic Chemistry, Chemistry and Biochemistry

    Bioinorganic, analytical and biophysical chemistry, oxidative stress, nitric oxide biochemistry, proteomics, mass spectrometry.
  • Brandon Findlay
    Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry

    Drug discovery, natural products, directed evolution, biochemistry.
  • Jochen A. G. Jaeger
    Associate Professor, Geography, Planning and Environment

    Landscape ecology, including road ecology, Quantification and assessment of landscape structure and landscape change, Urban sprawl, Ecological modelling, Impact assessment.
  • Paul Joyce
    Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
    Associate Dean, Academic Programs, Dean of Arts & Science (Office)

    Biochemistry, Genomics, Proteomics, Molecular/Cell Biology.
  • Laszlo Kalman
    Associate Professor, Physics
    Fellow, Science College
    Undergraduate Program Director, Physics

  • Peter Pawelek
    Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry

    Bacterial iron uptake, molecular mechanisms of bacterial pathogenesis, protein-protein interactions, membrane proteins, biophysical chemistry, protein chemistry, phage display, X-ray crystallography.
  • James G. Pfaus
    Professor, Psychology
    Concordia University Research Fellow
    Cross-appointment (Graduate Program), Biology
    Cross-appointment (Graduate Program), Chemistry and Biochemistry
    Cross-appointment (Graduate Program), Health, Kinesiology and Applied Physiology

    Neurochemical and molecular events that subserve sexual behavior and neuroendocrine functions
  • Steve Shih
    Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

    microfluidics, synthetic biology, automation, energy, health

Catherine Bachewich

Affiliate Associate Professor, Concordia University 
catherine.bachewich@concordia.ca

  • Regulation of the cell cycle, development and virulence in fungi
Tonia De Bellis

Professor, Program Coordinator of Environmental Science, Dawson College 
tdebellis@place.dawsoncollege.qc.ca

  • Community ecology; invasion biology of plants; role of soil fungi in the invasion of Norway Maples in temperate forests in Quebec
Chiara Gamberi

Visiting scholar, Universite de Montreal 
chiara.gamberi@concordia.ca

  • Developmental biology; use of the fruit fly Drosophilia as a model organism to study gene regulation (e.g. translation) of specific developmental events including formation and maintenance of malpighian tubules. Polycystic Kidney Disease.

Research Scientist, Environment Canada (Aquatic Animal Ecology) 
david.marcogliese@ec.gc.ca

  • Use of parasites as indicators of pollution and biodiversity; Interactions between parasites and pollution; Life cycle and transmission dynamics of aquatic parasites; Environmental biology of aquatic ecosystems; Studies on the distribution and abundance of parasites; Evolution and biogeography of parasites of fishes; Community structure of marine and freshwater organisms
Patrick Pare

Director, Research and Conservation, Zoo de Granby 
ppare@zoodegranby.com

  • Conservation and welfare of captive wildlife; animal enrichment programs; biodiversity preservation
Anne-Helene Prieur-Richard

Global Hub Director, Future Earth 
anne-helene.prieur-richard@futureearth.org

  • Ecology; environmental change and the sustainable use of natural resources; plant biodiversity and biological invasions
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