Professor and Concordia Research Chair

Director, Centre for Biological Applications of Mass Spectrometry

NSERC Postdoctoral Fellow, Caltech
PhD (Chemistry), McGill University
BSc, University College Dublin

Research interests

  • Metal-catalyzed redox processes of biological importance
  • Peroxidases and redox signaling
  • Bioinorganic chemistry of nitric oxide and related compounds
  • Metalloprotein structure-function relationships
  • Development of mass spectrometric techniques to probe cellular communication


Congratulations to Dr. Qadir Timerghazin for winning an Alberta Ingenuity Fellowship!

Qadir won 1 of only 10 fellowships awarded in 2006 for Science and Engineering research in Alberta.

Congratulations Jiang on the successful defense of your PhD thesis!

Read the abstract to Jiang's thesis "Probing the Physiological Roles of Saccharomyces cerevisiae Cytochrome c Peroxidase Using Biochemical and Proteomics Approaches"

Congratulations Michelle on your 2006 IUPAC Award!

Read Michelle's winning essay "Photochemical, Photophysical, and Photobiological Studies of Zeolite Guest-Host Complexes" on the IUPAC website


Concordia University

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry

Centre for Research in Molecular Modeling

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