Brief CURRICULUM VITAE of Lai-Wo Stan Leung


1978  PhD (Biophysics), University of California, Berkeley

1973  BS (Physics), California State University, Northridge, Summa cum laude


1994-  Professor, Department of Physiology & Pharmacology, University of Western Ontario (UWO)

2000-04  Director, Neuroscience Graduate Program, UWO

1994-98  Chair of Graduate Studies, Dept. Physiology, UWO

1980-94  Assistant and Associate Professor, UWO


Other Academic Activities

Faculty of 1000 Medicine (Anesthetic Mechanisms) member

Canadian Institutes of Health Research Behavioural Sciences A review panel, 2001, 2003-06, 2009

Ontario Graduate Scholarship Program Panel member, 2000-02, 2004

University Senate, 2001

National Institutes of Health (USA) Biopsychology Study Section member, 1987-91; ad hoc member, 1994-98, 2000, 2002

Reviewer for more than 50 Neuroscience related journals and 25 international and national granting agencies

Research supervisor of more than 20 graduate students (PhD and MSc) in Physiology and Neuroscience programs and 10 postdoctoral fellows

Advisory Committee of more than 20 PhD and 30 MSc students

External PhD examiner for more than 9 national and international universities


Grant Support:

Current: Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council

Previous: National Institutes of Health (USA), Human Frontiers Science Program, Hospital for Sick Children Foundation (Toronto), Academic Development Funds (UWO)

Trainees supported by Canadian Institutes of Health Research, London Health Sciences Centre, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, Ontario Mental Health Foundation, Savoy Foundation, Ontario Graduate Scholarship


PUBLICATIONS of more than 150 referred journal papers