RESEARCH GROUP STEWART

James Bruce Stewart

Group Leader

Nationality
Canadian

Scientific Career

2014- presentMax Planck Research Group Leader, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne, Germany.
2009-2014Senior Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne, Germany.
2005-2009Postdoctoral Fellow Karolinska Institutet, Division of Metabolic Diseases Stockholm, Sweden.

Education 

2006PhD. Simon Fraser University, British Columbia, Canada. Thesis "The evolution of mitochondrial genome structure and function in insects".
2001MSc. Simon Fraser University, British Columbia, Canada. Thesis "The Complete Mitochondrial DNA Sequence of the Spotted Asparagus Beetle, Crioceris duodecimpunctata".
1997BSc (Hons). Biology w/ Chemistry minor. University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Awards 

2013Chairman's Award. United Mitochondria Disease Foundation award for the highest-ranked grant proposal
2008Wenner-Gren Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers. The Wenner-Gren Foundation, Stockholm, Sweden
2007Wenner-Gren Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers. The Wenner-Gren Foundation, Stockholm, Sweden