Women in Science

Tue, 05 Sep 2017

The Faculty of Science is pleased to host a special homecoming event, Women in Science Luncheon, on Tuesday, September 12 at Marshall McLuhan Hall. Featuring presentations from seven female scientists at the U of M, the primary goal is to showcase breakthroughs in science, but a discussion about gender inequality…


Going With Her Gut: Dr. Emma Allen-Vercoe Explains Why Microbes Aren’t the Enemy

Fri, 14 Jul 2017

If her chosen field of research is any indication, then there’s a special place for unsung heroes in Professor Emma Allen-Vercoe’s heart. Normal human gut microbiota are currently one of the least understood parts of the human body, having been previously virtually ignored by the research community. This is unfortunate,…


Graduate Student Research Position – Mark Lab

Thu, 13 Jul 2017

A graduate student position at the M.Sc. or Ph.D. level is currently available in the Dr. Brian Mark Lab, to study mechanisms of viral immune evasion. Please click here for a PDF of the posting. Related stories: UM Today: Fighting back: Researchers develop new approach to weaken the ability of…