Liisa Ann Margaret Galea

Professor

Research Classification

Hormones and Growth Factors
Depression
Neurogenesis and Gliogenesis
Cognition
Postpartum Depression
Drugs and Pregnancy / Breast Feeding
Aging Process
Alzheimer's Disease
Learning and Memory

Research Interests

hippocampus
Sex differences
neuroplasticity
estrogens
women's health

Relevant Degree Programs

 

Research Methodology

multiplex electrochemiluminescence
immunohistochemistry
behaviour
radioimmunoassay, ELISA
Microscopy
Surgery

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Master's students
Doctoral students
Postdoctoral Fellows
2018
2019
I support public scholarship, e.g. through the Public Scholars Initiative, and am available to supervise students and Postdocs interested in collaborating with external partners as part of their research.
I support experiential learning experiences, such as internships and work placements, for my graduate students and Postdocs.
I am open to hosting Visiting International Research Students (non-degree, up to 12 months).
I am interested in hiring Co-op students for research placements.

Great Supervisor Week Mentions

Each year graduate students are encouraged to give kudos to their supervisors through social media and our website as part of #GreatSupervisorWeek. Below are students who mentioned this supervisor since the initiative was started in 2017.

 

It is Supervisor Appreciation Week at #UBC, so I want to express my endless gratitude to my #greatsupervisor, the amazing @LiisaGalea, for her unwavering support and guidance. Her investment in our success as scientists and wellbeing as individuals is truly inspiring.

 

Graduate Student Supervision

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