Supporting Excellence at UTM

14 Jan 2016 - 12:01pm
CPS Professor Marc Laflamme

This month the Office of the Vice-Principal, Research, has awarded U of T Mississauga researchers 14 grants through the Research and Scholarly Activity Fund (RSAF) and 6 for the Outreach, Conference and Colloquia Fund (OCCF).

Chemistry Award for U of T Mississauga researcher

18 Dec 2015 - 1:26pm
Professor Patrick Gunning

Gunning, a professor in UTM’s Department of Chemical & Physical Sciences, is a medicinal chemist who investigates small molecules that bind to target proteins in efforts to develop more effective therapeutics for the treatment of several types of cancer including breast cancer, leukemia and brain cancer.

Golding Opportunity

14 Dec 2015 - 3:30pm
Professor Liza Blake

Initially Professor Liza Blake had ambitions to be Agent Dana Scully from the X-files. However an intro Biology class during the first year of her undergrad program at The George Washington University in DC had her questioning if this path was the right fit.

Her other passion was for reading, particularly science fiction, but a degree in English was not especially appealing when she was contemplating her academic future.

Distinguished Lecturer Series: Dr. Lina Mercado

2 Dec 2015 - 1:45pm
Dr. Lina Mercado

Dr. Lina Mercado will be at U of T Mississauga on December 8 to deliver her talk, “Impacts of thermal acclimation of photosynthesis and aerosols on land carbon storage.”

Fishing for Answers

28 Nov 2015 - 10:06am
Zebrafish in alcohol

What can zebrafish tell us about alcoholism and alcohol abuse? “Not much,” says Professor Robert Gerlai from the Department of Psychology. “But we are trying to get more information as we delve further into our research.”