Dr. Daniel Doucet (Natural Resources Canada, Sault Ste. Marie Government of Canada)
Active collaboration on cloning and heterologous expression of caterpillar voltage-gated ion channels in insect cell lines.
Dr. Mark Rheault (University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus)
Colleague and collaborator. Accomplished insect physiologists studying organic cation transport and nicotinoid detoxification in lepidopteran larvae
Dr. Michael J. O'Donnell (McMaster University, Canada)
Current interests include cellular mechanisms of epithelial ion transport. Control of ion transport by peptides and intracellular second messengers. Esteemed electrophysiologist.
Dr. Andrew Donini (York University, Canada)
Accomplished insect physiologist studying ion transport mechanisms in aquatic invertebrates using a wide variety of cutting edge (molecular, electrophysiological, bioassay, etc.) methods. Best mentor an ECR can wish for!
Dr. Rosa da Silva (McMaster University)
Life-saver, idea bouncer, sharp biologist, wonderful human being! Current co-lead on curricular mapping project in the Department of Biology at McMaster University. Active collaboration - nitric oxide signalling in Malpighian tubules of caterpillars.
Dr. Jean-Paul Paluzzi (York University, Canada)
Specialist on neuroendocrine systems regulating physiological processes in arthropod vectors of human and animal diseases. Active collaboration on endocrine regulation of ion transport in the larval Trichoplusia ni.
Dr. Scott P. Kelly (York University, Canada)
Internationally-recognized expert on the role of the paracellular pathway of ion transport in epithelia of vertebrates and invertebrates. Past PhD supervisor.
Dr. Tamara L. Kelly (York University, Canada)
Educator at York University, biggest advocate of evidence-based pedagogical practices. Introduced me into the world of teaching and learning and mentored me on my teaching abilities.