People

Principal Investigator

William Mohn

Professor

Room 4501, 2350 Health Sciences Mall,

Life Sciences Centre,

University of British Columbia,

Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6T 1Z3

Phone: 604-822-4285

Fax: 604-822-6041

wmohn[at]mail.ubc.ca

 

Ph.D., Microbiology, Michigan State University (1990)

B.A., Biology, Colgate University (1983)

 

Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, University of British Columbia (since 1993)

Co-founder and Co-Chief Scientific Officer, Microbiome Insights Inc. (since 2015)

Faculty & Steering Committee, Life Sciences Institute, University of British Columbia (since 2005)

Murray Award for Career Achievement, Canadian Society of Microbiologists (2016)

Board of Directors, International Society for Microbial Ecology (2009-2014)

Editorial Board, Applied & Environmental Microbiology (2003-2012)

Editorial Board, Microbial Ecology (2000-2009)

Adjunct Professor, Chem. & Chem. Eng., Royal Military College (1998-2006)

Sabbatical, Centro Nacional de Biotechnologia CSIC, Madrid, Spain (2002-2003)

Killam Research Prize (2002)

Section Editor, Canadian Journal of Microbiology (1997-2002)

Visiting Scientist, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa (1992-1993)

Research Associate, National Research Council Canada, Ottawa (1990-1992)

Non-academic interests: soccer, skiing, kayaking, fishing, gardening

 

 

Current Lab Personnel

 

• Gordon Stewart - Lab Manager

• Alissa Cait - Graduate Student

• Nelly Amenyogbe - Graduate Student

• Roland Wilhelm - Graduate Student

• Erick Cardenas Poire - Post-Doctoral Fellow

• Pedro Dimitriu - Post-Doctoral Fellow

• Johannes Holert - Post-Doctoral Fellow

• Colleen Kellogg - Post-Doctoral Fellow

• David Levy-Booth - Post-Doctoral Fellow

• Hilary Leung - Technician

 

Lab Alumni

• Kendra Mitchell - Postdoctoral Fellow

• Songhua Zhu - Postdoctoral Fellow

• Martin Hartmann - Postdoctoral Fellow

• Somalinga Vijayakumar - Postdoctoral Fellow

• Mahbuba Rahman - Postdoctoral Fellow

• Daisuke Miyazawa - Postdoctoral Fellow

• Dominic Frigon - Postdoctoral Fellow

• Hirofumi Hara - Postdoctoral Fellow

• Edmilson Goncalves - Postdoctoral Fellow

• Zhongtang Yu - Postdoctoral Fellow

• Justin LeBlanc - Graduate Student

• Dave VanInsberghe - Graduate Student

• Kendra Swain - Graduate Student

• Julie Deslippe (Co-Supervised) - Graduate Student

• Kathy Bahadoorsingh (Co-Supervised) - Graduate Student

• Daryl Smith - Graduate Student

• Nancy Smith - Graduate Student

• KellyAnn Ross - Graduate Student

• Claire Stilwell - Graduate Student

• Mari Winkler - Graduate Student

• Pat Ekpanyaskun - Graduate Student

• Josh Neufeld - Graduate Student

• Eric Thomassin-Lacroix - Graduate Student

• Emma Master - Graduate Student

• Annette Muttray - Graduate Student

• Bianca Kuipers (Co-Supervised) - Graduate Student

• Vincent Martin - Graduate Student

• Ann Wilson - Graduate Student

• Tai Man Louie - Graduate Student

 

Long-Term Visitors

• Martin Hernandez, PhD project, University of Patagonia San Juan Bosco, Argentina

• Jacques Mathieu, PhD project, Rice University, USA

• Susan Weening, MSc project, Leiden University, Netherlands

• Chris Sales, PhD project, University of California Berkeley, USA

• Josh Sharp, PhD project, University of California Berkeley, USA

• Mari Winkler, MSc project, University Essen-Duisburg, Germany

• Manuela Trummer, Diplomarbeit project, University of Applied Science, Emden, Germany

• Maria Navarro Llorens, Sabbatical, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain

• Jong-Ok Ka, Sabbatical, Seoul National University, Korea

• Mikael Eriksson, PhD student, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden

• Karolina Westerberg, fil. Mag. project, Uppsala University, Sweden

 

Mohn Lab Photos