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Marc-André Langlois, PhD

Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology (BMI)

Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa

451 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K1H 8M5

Tel. 1 (613) 562-5800 ext. 7110     

email: langlois@uottawa.ca


 

PROFILE

·     Canada Research Chair in Molecular Virology and Intrinsic Immunity

·     Director of the University of Ottawa Flow Cytometry and Virometry Core Facility and the Bio-containment Facility.

·     Basic science researcher studying how HIV evades destruction by the immune system

·     Developing transformative research tools using Nanoscale Flow Cytometry/Flow Virometry

 

EDUCATION

PhD     Cellular and Molecular Biology, Laval University, 2003

                     Co-Supervisors: Dr. Jack Puymirat (Laval University) and Dr. John Rossi (Beckman Research Institute of the City of Hope) 

MSc     Microbiology and Immunology, Laval University, 2000

                     Supervisor:       Dr. Walid Mourad

BSc      Microbiology, Laval University, 1997

 

EMPLOYMENT

2016 –                 Associate Professor (Tenured), Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology. Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

2012 – 2016        Assistant Professor, Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

2009 – 2012       Assistant Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada

2008 – 2009       Adjunct Professor, Department of Biological Medicine Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Québec, Canada

2004 – 2009       Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Medical Research Council - Laboratory of Molecular Biology

                              Division of Protein and Nucleic Acid Chemistry, Cambridge, UK

                              Supervisor: Professor Michael S. Neuberger

 

ACADEMIC HONOURS

·        Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Molecular Virology and Intrinsic Immunity, 2nd term: 2015 – 2020

·        Early Researcher Award, Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation, 2010 – 2015

·        Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Molecular Virology and Intrinsic Immunity, 2010 – 2015

·        New Investigator Award, Canadian Institutes of Health Research, 2009 – 2010

·        Young Investigator Award: Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, 2009

·        Career Development Fellowship Award, Medical Research Council, UK, 2005 - 2009

·        Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, Canadian Institutes of Health Research, 2005 - 2008

·        Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, Fonds de la Recherche en Santé du Québec, 2004 - 2005

·        Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, 2003

·        Honour Roll for Excellence in Science: Academic merit and scientific achievement (Doctoral research, thesis, and defence), Laval University, 2003

·        Travel Grant Award (PhD), American Society for Gene Therapy, 2003

·        Doctoral Studentship Award, Canadian Institutes of Health Research, 2001 - 2003

·        Doctoral Studentship Award, Québec Association for Muscular Dystrophy, 2000 - 2001

·        Travel Grant Award (PhD), “L’Office Québec-Amériques pour la Jeunesse” (OQAJ)

·        First Prize, Poster Award by a MSc student. 14th Spring Meeting of the Canadian Society for Immunology, Bromont, Québec, Canada, 2000

 

UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA ADMINISTRATIVE FUNCTIONS

     2017 - Present Director, uOttawa Biocontainment Laboratory (CL2/CL3)

     2017 - Present Chair, uOttawa Biocontainment Laboratory, Facility Management Committee

     2015 - Present Director, University of Ottawa Flow Cytometry and Virometry Core Facility

     2014 - Present Microbiology and Immunology Graduate Studies Committee

     2013 - 2015      Common Equipment & Technical Core Committee (CETCC)

     2013 - 2014      Graduate Recruitment Day Organization Committee

     2011                  Committee Member for the Faculty of Medicine PDF Awards of Excellence

     2010 - 2011       Faculty of Medicine User’s Committee

     2009 - Present Biosafety Containment Level 3 Scientific Advisory Board member

     2009                Hiring committee member for the Emerging Pathogens Research Centre

     2009 - 2015     Flow Cytometry Core Expert Users’ Committee