Congratulations to 2013 NSERC award recipients

Faculty of Graduate Studies

Congratulations to 2013 NSERC award recipients

NSERC Postgraduate Scholarships — Doctoral

Matthew Green, Psychology
“Social stress in adolescence alters the mesocorticolimbic dopamine system and the rewarding properties of social behaviour in adulthood”

Michelle Przedborski, Physics
“Static and dynamical properties of domain walls in unconventional superconductors”

NSERC CGS Scholarship — Doctoral

Yue Wu, Biotechnology
“Purification and characterization of copper chaperone involved in SA perception”

NSERC Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplement — Doctoral

Drew Marquardt, Physics
“Examining alpha-tocopherol’s location, dynamics and antioxidant properties in model membranes”


NSERC Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarships — Master’s

Kevin Mulvihill, Psychology
“Pharmacologically induced 50 kHz vocalizations in the rat: Acoustic analysis”

Justin Laing, Applied Health Sciences
“Examining the influence of cognitive resources on compensatory arm reactions in response to a loss of balance”

Leslie Nash, Biotechnology/Applied Health Sciences
“The production of a ‘green’ catalyst for silica processing via mutagenesis”

Jeffery Scull, Applied Health Sciences
“Intervention with beetroot on nitric oxide signaling and bone metabolism in ovariectomized rats”

Martin Zaback, Applied Health Sciences
“The effect of fear on conscious control of balance”