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Dr. Milena Petrova Mechkarska Senior Lecturer - Biochemistry Life Sciences Innate immunity and infections: role of naturally-occurring peptides , Biological activity of novel compounds and development of therapeutic agents , Alternative methods for detection of infectious pathogens , Interfaces between ecology and virology , Amphibians: response to infections and climate change , natural and laboratory-induced hybridization between frog species Contact U.W.I
Dr. Nigel Kevin Jalsa Lecturer - Biological Chemistry Chemistry Development of catalysts with improved regio- and stereo-selectivity for various functional group transfor-mations , Synthesis of non-natural oligosaccharide analogues and evaluation of their utility as probes , and prophylactic medical therapies employing the principles of Metabolic Oligosaccharide Engineering , Design and deployment of novel protecting groups which are regioselective, directing , robust to common synthetic transformation, but easily chemoselectively deprotected , Synthesis of Peptide Nucleic Acids (PNAs) and the study of their unique physi-cal, chemical and biological properties , Synthesis of novel cyclodextrin derivatives and evaluation of their drug-delivery capabilities Contact U.W.I
Dr. Michelle Theresa McLeod FSS - Management Studies Tourism and Hospitality Management , Knowledge Management , Social Network Analysis , Social Networks , Marketing , Sustainable Development , Public Policy Contact U.W.I
Dr. Rene Janelle Jordan Lecturer Computing and Information Technology Caribbean Economic Development , Social Policy , Agent-Based Modelling , Geographic Information Systems (GIS) , cloud computing and IT jobs , Geography , Urban Planning , Urban Design Contact U.W.I
Dr. Karl Theodore Director Centre for Health Economics Economics , Health Economics for Developing Countries Contact U.W.I
Prof. Rajendra Ramlogan Lecturer Management Studies Judicial Review in the Commonwealth Caribbean and Sustainable Development , Definition through Judicial Activism Contact U.W.I
Prof. Christine Carrington Head, Department of Preclinical Sciences Pre-Clinical Sciences Virus Evolution , Molecular Genetics , Molecular Virology , Phylogenetics , Phylogeography , Emerging Viruses Contact U.W.I
Prof. Donald Trevor Simeon Director, Caribbean Centre for Health Systems Research and Development School of Medicine Nutritional Epidemiology , Human Nutrition , Community Nutrition , Non-Communicable Disease , Public Health , Epidemiology , Health System Research Contact U.W.I
Prof. Chanan Singh Syan Professor - Production Engineering & Management; Asset Management; Design & Manufacture; Operations & BCI Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Design Engineering , Product Design and Development , Artificial Intelligence , Design Optimization , Surface Engineering , Rapid Prototyping , Reverse Engineering , Asset Management , Manufacturing Systems , BCI Contact U.W.I
Mr. Lloyd L Lynch Research Fellow - Instrumentation Seismic Research Center Use of PC to remotely record and monitor seismic activity and the use of available computer networks to transmit recorded data and manage the remote systems in a cost effective manner Contact U.W.I
Mrs. Ceceile Minott Head, Caribbean Child Development Centre, and Director, Consortium for Social Development and Research Child and Youth Development , Counselling , Programme and Project Development , Curriculum Development , Proposal Writing , Research Contact U.W.I
Dr. Kameswara Subrahmanya Sastry Musti Lecturer - Computer Systems; Energy Systems Electrical and Computing Engineering Soft computing , Computer Applications in Power , Engineering Education Contact U.W.I
Dr. Sephra Rampersad Lecturer - Biochemistry Life Sciences Application of molecular ecology tools for studying population genetics and genetic diversity , The innovation, development and assessment of molecular approaches for pathogen characterization , The innovation and development of biochemical methods for bioactive compound screening , Characterization of plant diseases and pathogen profiling and identification of epidemic-associated factors affecting plant diseases Contact U.W.I
Dr. Adrian Michael Lennon Lecturer - Biochemistry Life Sciences Respiratory Complexes , Regulation of Flavonoid Biosynthesis in Anthurium , Molecular Basis of Resistance to Witches Broom Disease in Cacao Contact U.W.I
Dr. Sandeep Maharaj Lecturer - Pharmacy Administration; Associate Dean Distance Education, Planning and Projects School of Pharmacy Pharmacy Administration , Planetary Health , Health Sustainability Contact U.W.I
Dr. Rajini Rani Haraksingh Lecturer - Biotechnology Life Sciences Human Genetics , Genomics , Bioinformatics , Computational Biology Contact U.W.I
Prof. Indar Ramnarine Deputy Principal Office of the Campus Principal Evolutionary Biology , Zoology , Ecology , fish biology , aquaculture , fisheries management , fish behaviour , fish biodiversity Contact U.W.I
Dr. Sean Anthony Rocke Lecturer - Communications Systems Electrical and Computing Engineering Educational Technology , Biomedical Engineering , Communication Engineering , Information and Communication Technology , Computer Networking , Simulation and Modeling , Wireless Networks , Discrete Event Simulation , Parameter Estimation , Sensitivity Analysis Contact U.W.I
Dr. Sandra Ingrid Gift Senior Programme Officer - Office of the Board for Undergrad. Studies (OBUS) Comparative Religion , Curriculum Theory , Teacher Education Contact U.W.I
Prof. Beatrice Sylvie Boufoy-Bastick Professor - Language and Culture, Coordinator for the French Section Modern Languages and Linguistics Political Methodology , Foundations of Political Theory , Comparative Democratization Contact U.W.I