Postdoctoral fellows and research associates 

Binyam Negussie Desta

Mahmood Gohari 

Irene Lambraki 

Melissa MacKinnon 


Patience John

Binyam Negussie Desta

Melanie Maryanne Cousins 

Kenneth Diplock

Cynthia Weijs (U of Guelph)


Antonela Ilic

Danielle Tuori

Nicholas Brandon

Sarah Courtney

Kelsey Speed 

Undergraduate theses

Melissa Sipley

  • Thesis title: Associations between cooking frequencies and handwashing behaviours among Ontario high school students
  • Year completed: 2022

Matthew Vanderheyden 

  • Thesis title: A scoping review on antibiotic-resistant bacteria in organic and anti-microbial-free meat products and their effect on humans
  • Year completed: 2022

Sarah Courtney

  • Thesis title: Food safety knowledge among undergraduate students at the University of Waterloo

  • Year completed: 2015


Bryn Crandles (Analyst)

Zhikang (Ben) Chen (Analyst)

Jenna Dixon (Project manager)

Co-op projects

Matthew Vanderheyden

Xenia Kwan

Kimberly D'Mello