Dr Steve Carr and Dr Dawn Marshall between them have almost
forty years experience in applied genetics, genomics, and biotechnology,
including ground-breaking applications of PCR, automated DNA Sequencing, and DNA
microarray technology. Their independent and joint research has been published in leading international peer-reviewed
journals, including Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Evolution, Genetics, Molecular
Biology & Evolution, Molecular Ecology, Genome, Forensic Science International, the Canadian
Journal of Fisheries & Aquatic Science, and the Canadian Journal of Zoology.
Dr Steven M Carr
Dr Carr received
his PhD in Genetics from the University of California, Berkeley, and did post-doctoral work in Wildlife Genetics at Texas
A&M. He is currently Professor of Biology, with a cross-appointment to the Faculty of Medicine, at Memorial University
of Newfoundland. He has taught courses in Genetics, Evolution, Mammalogy, Vertebrate Biology, Biotechnology, and Human Population
Genetics. He is on the Editorial Board of Mitochondrial DNA, and is a former Non-Government Member of the Committee
on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC), which makes scientific recommendations under Canada's Species-At-Risk
Act (SARA). He has more than 40 publications in genetics, genomics, and evolutionary biology of vertebrate species.
Dr H Dawn Marshall
President & Co-Founder
Dr Marshall received her PhD in Genetics from the Univerity of
Toronto, and did post-doctoral research at the University of British Columbia. She is currently Assistant Professor of Biology
at Memorial University of Newfoundland, where sheteaches courses in Biotechnology, Evolution, and Population Genetics.