TheWood Lab

Lab Members

Group 

Photos


July 2012
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Dec. 2008

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Reunion 05

Feb. 2004

June 2003

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Winter 2002

Aug. 2001


Current Lab Members

 

Janet M. Wood, Professor, jwood@uoguelph.ca

B.Sc. (Biochemistry), University of Victoria

Ph.D. (Biochemistry), University of Edinburgh

Chelsea Coumoundouros, Research Assistant, coumounc@uoguelph.ca
B.Sc. Candidate (Biochemistry), University of Guelph
 

Marisa Cressatti, Research Assistant, cressatm@uoguelph.ca

B.Sc. Candidate (Biochemistry), University of Guelph

Doreen E. Culham, Research Assistant, dculham@uoguelph.ca

B.Sc. & M.Sc. (Molecular Biology), University of Guelph

Craig Kerr, Research Assistant, kerrc@uoguelph.ca
B.Sc. (Microbiology), University of Guelph

Shenhui Lang, Postdoctoral Fellow, shenhuil@uoguelph.ca

B.S. (Chemistry), Nankai University, Tianjin, China

M.S. (Organic Chemistry), Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry,

Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China

Ph.D. (Biochemistry), University of Waterloo

David Marom, Ph.D. Candidate, dmarom@uoguelph.ca

B.Sc. (Life Science), Bar Ilan University, Israel

M.Sc. (Biotechnology), Bar Ilan University, Israel

 

Lindsay Murdock, Research Assistant, murdockl@uoguelph.ca

Diploma (Biotechnology), Canadore College

Naheda Sahtout, M.Sc. Candidate, nsahtout@uoguelph.ca

B.Sc. (Biology), University of Waterloo

Joanna Yee, Research Assistant, yeej@uoguelph.ca

B.Sc. Candidate (Biomedical Science), University of Guelph

 

 

 


Lab Alumni  

Postdoctoral Fellows

Ph.D. Candidates

M.Sc. and Diplom Candidates
Undergraduates and High School Students
Research Assistants
Visiting Scientists


Postdoctoral Fellows  

Name

Years

Currently

Shenhui Lang  2011-   
Vinod Jyothikumar  2010   
Tatyana Romantsov  2007-2010 Research Associate, University of Waterloo

Alexander P. Hillar

2002-2004

Research Associate, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto , ON

Kathleen Racher

1997-2000

Manager, Water Resources Division, Renewable Resources and Environment, Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, Yellowknife , NT

Joerg Kunte

1996-1997

Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM), Berlin, Germany

Ralf Voegele

1993-1996

Research Associate, University of Konstanz, Germany

Michael Ling

1992-1994

Biotechnology Consultant, Toronto, ON

Katherine Emmerson

1991-1992

Unknown

Alejandro Marangoni

1990-1991

Professor, University of Guelph, ON

Eugenia Banks

1990

Pathologist, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Guelph , ON

Renu Kerpal (Joshi)

1989

Chief Microbiologist, York-Durham Regional Environmental Laboratory, Markham , ON ; Assessor, Canadian Association For Environmental Analytical Laboratories

Leslie Cass

1989

Risk Reduction and Minor Use Research Coordinator, Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada

Richard Krogsrud

1984-1985

President, Antibodies Incorporated, Davis , CA


Ph.D. Candidates  

Name

Years

Degree

Currently

David Marom  2012-  Molecular and Cellular Biology  

Michelle Smith

2004-2009

Microbiology

Homemaker 

Rebecca Crane

1997-2004

Microbiology

JD, Intellectual Property Law, Ogilvy Renault

Emmalee Marshall

1992-1996

Biochemistry

MD, Psychiatrist, Sault Area Hospital

Eric Brown

1989-1992

Biochemistry

Professor, Department of Biochemistry, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON

Jocelyn Milner

1984-1988

Biochemistry

Director, Academic Planning and Analysis, Office of the Provost, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI


M.Sc. and Diplom Candidates  

Name

Years

Degree

Currently

Naheda Sahtout  2011-  Molecular and Cellular Biology   

Yonit Tsatskis

2003-2004

Microbiology

Research Assistant, Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute and Department of Medical Genetics and Microbiology, University of Toronto  

Jumana Khambati

2001-2003

Biochemistry

Small Business Owner/Operator

Michael Herrmann, Ph.D.

1999-2000

Biology ( Konstanz )

Lab Leader, Gastroenterology, ALTANA Pharma AG, Konstanz , Germany

Susan MacMillan

1995-1998

Biochemistry

Homemaker

Alexandra Kriegel

1996

Biology ( Konstanz )

Unknown

Gisele White

1993-1996

Biochemistry

Computer Systems Specialist, Orangeville , ON

Cheryl Dalgado

1994-1997

Microbiology

Manager, Microbiology, Apotex Inc., Richmond Hill , ON

Daniel Mamelak, Ph.D.

1991-1994

Microbiology

Director, custombiologics

Cathy Bayliss, Ph.D.

1991-1993

Biochemistry

Unknown

Anne Ertel (Falla)

1989-1991

Biochemistry

BEd, Science Teacher

Rob van Nues, Ph.D.

1989

Molecular Biology ( Amsterdam )

Research Associate, School of Cell and Molecular Biosciences, University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, UK

David Mitchell

1985-1988

Biochemistry

Unknown

Bernadette Vink

1984-1988

Biochemistry

Unknown

Suzanne Grothe

1981-1984

Biochemistry

Technical Officer, Receptors, Signaling and Proteomics, Biotechnology Research Institute, Montreal, PQ

Gregg Vickell

1981-1982

Biochemistry

Unknown

Mary Stalmach

1979-1981

Biochemistry

Unknown

Richard Anderson

1977-1980

Biochemistry

Unknown


Undergraduates and High School Students  

Marlene Johnson

 

Sarah Smith

 

Annie Lu MD, Family Medicine, Mount Forest, ON

 

Geordie Wright, BSc Candidiate, University of Guelph

Serge Lacelle PhD, Professor, Departement of Chemistry, University of Sherbrooke, QC

 

Mike Bluett

 

Sarah Sanowar PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Washington, Seattle

 

Adam Zuiani, PhD Candidate, George Washington University, St. Louis

Dan Gietz PhD, Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics, University of Manitoba , MB

 

Julie Lorinc

 

David Wan MD, Postgraduate Medical Education, McMaster University, ON

 

Eric To, BSc Candidate,        University of Guelph 

Inga Brazus

 

Catherine McVittie

 

Monica Pearson

 

Tom Keeling, MSc Candidate, University of Guelph

Sean White, MSc Candidate, University of Guelph

Esther Zueblin

 

Maria Gyuro

 

Petra Bochtler

 

Samantha Plater, BSc Candidate, University of Guelph 

Brian Sullivan

 

Heather Goulding

 

Michelle Smith, PhD Candidate, University of Guelph ON

 

Lindsay Murdock, BSc Candidate, University of Guelph 

Paul Galatsis PhD, Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Pfizer Global Research & Development

 

Paula Sheppard BEd, Teacher

 

Craig Campbell MSc, PhD Candidate, University of Guelph, ON

 

Marisa Cressati, BSc Candidate, University of Guelph 

Maureen Clancy

 

Deborah Richmond BEd, Teacher

 

Steve Bourgeois, Deceased

 

Chelsea Coumoundouros, BSc Candidate, University of Guelph 

John Abrahamson MD, Medical Triage Clinic, Toronto East General Hospital ON

 

Todd Fell

 

Michael Meinecke PhD, Research Group Leader, University of Goettingen

 

 

Heather Blair

 

Lisa Birse BEd, Teacher

 

Ryan White

 

 

Gail (Baker) Otulakowski PhD, Research Associate, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto ON

 

Helen Chan

 

Martina Dobson BEd, Teacher

 

 

Sandra (Korycan) Walters, MSc, Technician, Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Guelph ON

 

Brian Steer PhD, Verenium

 

Chad Gill, Filmmaker and Research Assistant, Health Canada, ON

 

 

Susan (Bishop) Graham MD, Family Medicine, Delhi ON

 

Evelyn Voura

 

Anna Potthof, Unknown

 

 

Derrick Rancourt, PhD, Professor, Departments of Oncology and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Calgary , AB

 

Adam Reilly

 

Natalia Tschowri, PhD Candidate, Free University of Berlin

 

 

Jill Tham

 

Shawn McLellan PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Cornell University , NY

 

Adam Haesler, MSc Candidate, Simon Fraser University

 

 

Joanne Meng MD, Radiation Oncology, Ottawa, ON

 

Heike Diekmann PhD, Summit LTD, Cambridge UK

 

Leanne Stalker, PhD Candidate, McMaster University

 

 

Kathy Nemis

 

Kristina Davison

 

Stephan Helbig, Diplom Candidate, University of Konstanz

 

 

Gregg Lawrie (Retail Solution Engineer, SAP America, Inc)

 

Stefan Gotterman

 

Divya Viswanathan MSc

 

 

Dwayne Barber PhD, Professor, Ontario Cancer Institute, Toronto, ON

 

Stephen Moore, Coordinator, Southern Sudan Programme, The Malaria Consortium

 

Elisabeth Becker, PhD Candidate, University of Osnabruck

 

 

Peter Alexander

 

Shannon Pelletier

 

Laura Langille, MSc Candidate, University of Toronto

 

 

Laura McLaren

 

Anne-Marie Pelletier, Pharmacist

 

Patrick Soo, MSc Candidate, University of Toronto

 

 

Tammy Smith

 

Jamie Kramer PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, The Netherlands

 

Karsten Brandt, MSc Candidate, University of Osnabruck

 

 


Research Assistants  

Name

Dates

Currently

Craig Kerr  2011-   

Doreen Culham

1989-

 

Anh Ly

2001-2003

Unknown

James Henderson

2000-2001

Research Assistant, University of Western Ontario , ON

Denis Rochon

1997-1998

Senior Evaluation Officer, Microbial and Pheromone Evaluation Section,
Health Evaluation Division, Pest Management Regulatory Agency Health Canada, Ottawa, ON

David Alexander

1996-1997

PhD, Unknown

Gisele White

1996-1998

Computer System Specialist, Orangeville , ON

Liz Bent

1990-1995

PhD, EPSCOR Postdoctoral Scholar, Institute of Arctic Biology, University of Alaska, Fairbanks AK

Alex Hillar

1993-1994

PhD, Research Associate, Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto , ON  

Bonnie Lasby

1988-1992

Liaison Officer, University of Guelph , ON

Maria Gyuro

1988-1990

Unknown

Denise McClellan

1984-1986

Undergraduate Laboratory Demonstrator / Course Coordinator, University of Guelph , ON

Kim Taylor

1985-1986

Technical Pool, Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, Guelph , ON

Barbara Cantwell

1982-1983

Professional Practice Advisor, College of Dietitians of Ontario 

Tom Redelmeier

1981, 1983

President and CEO, Northern Lipids, Inc.

Jim Stephenson

1980-1981

DVM, Veterinarian

Karen Madill

1979-1980

Unknown

David Zadworny

1977-1980

Associate Professor, McGill University, Montreal , PQ

Kathy Peycha (Pilon)

1977

Unknown


Visiting Scientists (since 2000)

Name

Date

Affiliation (at time of visit)

Xiu-Ping Gao  2011  Dryland Agricultural Research Centre, Shanxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences 

Charles Deutch

2008-2009

Department of Integrated Natural Sciences, Arizona State University

Roy D. Sleator

2002

Department of Microbiology, Biosciences Institute, University College , Cork , Ireland

Katrin Gramman

2001

Institute for Microbiology and Biotechnology, University of Bonn , Bonn , Germany

Bent Roldgaard

2001

Institute of Food Safety and Toxicology, Danish Veterinary and Food Administration, 

Copenhagen , Denmark (currently Department for Microbiological Food Safety, Danish Institute for FOod and Veterinary Research, Soborg, DK)

Donald F. Becker & 
Elizabeth A. Thomas

2000

Department of Chemistry, University of Missouri--St. Louis, Missouri, USA (currently Don Becker is at the Department of Biochemistry, Redox Biology Center, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NB, USA)


Updated June 2012