Welcome from the Chair!

A Warm Welcome From Dr. Tim Hughes

We invite you to explore our website and learn more about the Department of Molecular Genetics, which holds a leadership position in Canada and internationally as a premier venue for biomedical and life sciences research and education. We are an engaged and collaborative community that fosters exceptional innovation and discovery. Our faculty, fellows, and students are highly acclaimed for pioneering phenomenal advances in some of the most exciting areas of modern science with a profound impact on human health.

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Institutional Strategic Initiatives

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The Department’s priorities are establishing endowed chairs for several of our leading faculty members; supporting our outstanding graduate students and postdoctoral research fellows; supporting our international partnerships; providing seed grants for innovative, novel research areas; and renewal of our core research infrastructure.