Research Opportunities

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We are always looking for qualified and motivated individuals join our dynamic team. Undergraduate students who are interested in working in our lab may register in an experiential learning course offered by your home department, or may conduct an honours thesis project with departmental approval. We welcome students from basic sciences and engineering. If you are interested please contact Dr. Leung to learn more.

Graduate student seeking Master’s (MASc) or Doctorate (PhD) positions in the School of Biomedical Engineering are encouraged to contact Dr. Leung with you CV, transcript and a brief description of your research interests. For on-going research topics in the lab, please visit our current projects page. Prospective applicants should have completed a 4-yr BSc. or BASc. program with prior research experience. Suitable background of studies includes biological sciences (cellular & molecular biology, microbiology, immunology, computational biology), chemistry (polymers, biomaterials) and engineering (chemical, mechanical, material sciences). Students who are interested in the general areas of tissue engineering, biomaterials and microfabrication are encouraged to apply. Students with other scientific and engineering backgrounds who are interested in our research should also apply.

Brendan M. Leung, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Department of Applied Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry
School of Biomedical Engineering (cross-appointment)
Dalhousie University, 5981 University Ave., Rm 5193
(Office): 902-494-8813
(Email): bleung@dal.ca
(Web): dal-leunglab.com