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Scott

Isaac Anuj Katarina
Isaac        Anuj        Katarina

Gilian Sofia Lindsey
Gilian        Sofia        Lindsey

Mathias Kiera Atzin
Mathias        Kiera        Atzin

Rina Jigyasa Veronica
Rina        Jigyasa        Veronica

Darlene Harmen Wil
Darlene        Harmen        Wil


Associates

Greg F Joseph
Greg        Francisco        Joseph


Alumni

Serena Peter
Serena        Peter

Miller Alexa Michelle
Miller        Alexa        Michelle

Alan Parmissa Hayley
Alan        Parmissa        Hayley

Cherry Darien Jenny
Cherry        Darien        Jenny

Jaiya Meghan Elena
Jaiya        Meghan         Elena

Natalie Johanne Jie
Natalie       Johanne        Jie

 Jatin Lars
Eric        Jatin        Lars

Peter Jane Gordon
Peter        Jane        Gordon

Landon Kingsly Keyear
Landon        Kingsly        Keyear

 Farhana Apoorva
Rhonda        Farhana        Apoorva

Diego Hyewon Aiyden
Diego        Hyewon        Aiyden

Julio Florian James
Julio        Florian        James

Robin Amanda Andrew
Robin        Amanda        Andrew

Ayan Luke Bryony
Katie        Karlee        Bryony

 Steven Amelia
Jingwei        Steven        Amelia

anonymous Mark Tengfei
Zohrab        Mark        Tengfei

 Kristen  Tsuki        Kristen        Jessamyn

Yaneris Tony Zohrab
Yaneris     Tony     Rehan

 Krista Nikki
Christine     Krista      Nikki

 Cara 
Miles      Cara     Tyler

   
Jen     Danielle     Mike

  
Ali        Matt         Mike H.

  
Keri        Tracy        Toria

  
Nicky        Jakie        Sam

  
Erin        Evan        Chris

 
Orissa        Sarah

Current members

The current members of the McIndoe Group are listed below. Flags indicate countries where group members lived before joining us. The LinkedIn logo provides a link to that person's LinkedIn public profile, the Twitter to that person's Twitter account (the group uses Twitter to share literature using the hashtag #Mglitrev), and orcid to the person's ORCID id.

  • Scott McIndoe LinkedIn Twitter orcid (PI, August 2003-)
  • Isaac Omari Ghana Twitter orcid (PhD candidate, May 2016-)
  • Anuj Joshi India LinkedIn Twitter orcid (PhD candidate, September 2016-)
  • Katarina Laketic (399 project student, May-August 2018; 499 project student September 2018-April 2019, JCURA award winner; NSERC USRA, May-August 2019; 398 research volunteer, September 2019 - April 2020)
  • Gilian Thomas Gilian Twitter orcid (PhD candidate, September 2018-)
  • Sofia Donnecke Gilian Twitter orcid (co-supervised PhD student, September 2018-)
  • Lindsey Frederiksen Twitter (298 research volunteer, January-April 2019; 399 project student May-August 2019; 398 research volunteer, September-December 2019; 499 honours thesis student January-August 2020)
  • Dr Mathias Paul Twitter (postdoctoral fellow, January 2019-)
  • Atzin San Roman (398 research volunteer, January-April 2020)
  • Kiera Ronda (398 research volunteer, January-April 2020)
  • Rina Concepcion (399 research project, January-April 2020; 398 research volunteer, September-Decemeber 2018)
  • Jigyasa Sachdeva (398 research volunteer, January-April 2020)
  • Veronica Tse (398 research volunteer, January-April 2020)
  • Darlene Gitaari (398 research volunteer, January-April 2020)
  • Dr Harmen Zijlstra France Netherlands LinkedIn Twitter orcid (postdoctoral fellow, April 2016-August 2018 and Mitacs Accelerate postdoctoral fellow funded by Komplex Analytics April 2020-)
  • Wil Munro (298 research volunteer, January-April 2020) 

See below for alumni and old group photos. We also have photos of the group at various events, but since 2013, this page's function has been supplanted by our Twitter account.


Associates

Associates of and current visitors to the group.

  • Gregory Vandergrift (co-supervised PhD candidate based at the AERL, September 2016-)
  • Francisco Wanderson Moreira Ribeiro Brazil LinkedIn Twitter orcid (visiting PhD student from Instituto de Quamica, Universidade de Sao Paulo - Brasil, September 2019-)
  • Joseph Monaghan (co-supervised PhD student based at the AERL, September 2019-)

Alumni

Past members/affiliates of the McIndoe Group. Publication numbers correspond to those on this page.

  • Serena Chan (298 research volunteer, May-July 2019)
  • Peter Shin (298 research volunteer, May-July 2019)
  • Antonio Eduardo Miller Crotti Brazil Twitter orcid (sabbatical visitor from Universidade de Sao Paulo, July 2018-July 2019)
  • Alexa Fugina (298 research volunteer, January-July 2019)
  • Michelle Ting Twitter (MSc student, January 2017-April 2019)
    • Publications: [120]
  • Alan Wei Twitter (MSc student, September 2017-April 2019)
    • After: graduate student, Martin-Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
  • Parmissa Randhawa LinkedIn Twitter (398 research volunteer January-April 2018, 399 project May-August 2018, 499 honours project September 2018-April 2019)
    • After: graduate student, SFU
    • Publications: [122]
  • Hayley Parkin (398 research volunteer, January-April 2019)
  • Cherry Chen (298 project student, September-December 2018)
  • Darien Yeung LinkedIn Twitter orcid (MSc student, May 2016-February 2018)
    • Publications: [108, 120]
  • Jenny Yu Twitter (298 research volunteer, January-April 2018)
    • Publications: [122]
  • Jaiya Randhawa (298 research volunteer, May-August 2018)
    • Publications: [122]
  • Meghan Vieweg (399 project student, May-August 2018)
  • Elena Liles Twitter (399 project student then research assistant, September 2017-April 2018)
    • After: graduate student, UBC
  • Natalie Dean LinkedIn orcid (research assistant 2013, 499 project student 2014, MSc student 2015-2018)
    • After: student, Calgary
    • Publications: [102, 111, 114, 121]
  • Dr Johanne Penafiel Netherlands France Chile Peru LinkedIn orcid (postdoctoral fellow, March 2016-February 2018)
    • After: instructor, Langara College
    • Publications: [103]
  • Jie Liu China Twitter (MSc student September 2015-December 2017)
    • After: STEM teacher, China
  • Eric Janusson LinkedIn Twitter orcid (PhD candidate September 2012-August 2017)
    • After: Postdoctoral research fellow, University of Glasgow
    • Publications: [88, 92, 97, 99, 104, 107]
  • Jatinpreet Chauhan LinkedIn (298 project student, May-August 2017)
  • Lars Yunker LinkedIn Twitter orcid (PhD student, January 2013-April 2017)
    • After: Postdoctoral research fellow, Hein Group, University of British Columbia
    • Publications: [82, 95, 100, 117, 118, 120, 121]
  • Peter Nguyen LinkedIn Twitter (USRA summer student, 2016; 499 project student September 2016-April 2017, JCURA award winner)
    • After: Emergency Medical Responder, BC Ambulance Service
    • Publications: [104]
  • Haoxuan (Jane) Zhu China LinkedIn Twitter (MSc student September 2014-January 2017)
    • Now: Mass spectrometry technician, UBC
    • After: Analyst, ALS Environmental, Vancouver
    • Publications: [107, 116]
  • Gordon Chiang (298 volunteer student, summer 2016; 398 volunteer, Fall 2016)
  • Judith Stirn (DAAD exchange student, summer 2016)
  • Landon MacGillivray LinkedIn (298 project student 2014, research assistant 2015, 399 project student 2015, 499 joint with Hof group project student 2015/6)
    • After: medical school, UBC
    • Publications: [104, 121]
  • Yang (Kingsly) Wu China LinkedIn (MSc student September 2014 - August 2016)
    • After: PhD student, SFU
    • Publications: [100, 118]
  • Keyear Zhu LinkedIn (399 project student, summer 2016)
    • After: Lab technician, Bureau Veritas Minerals, Vancouver
  • Apoorva Dixit India LinkedIn (MITACS exchange student, summer 2016)
    • After: Business Analyst, Mastercard India
  • Rhonda Stoddard LinkedIn (MSc student 2011-2014, research associate/lab manager 2014-2016)
    • Now: Quality Assurance Manager, SGS AXYS
    • After: Analyst, Axys Analytical
    • Publications: [72, 82, 86, 93, 96, L, 97, 101, 121]
  • Farhana Islam Bangladesh LinkedIn (visiting MSc student December 2015-May 2016)
    • After: PhD student, University of Toronto
    • After: QC Laboratory Analyst at Neptune Bio-innovation Pty Ltd, Sydney, Australia
    • Publications: [99, 107]
  • Diego Martelino LinkedIn (399 project student 2016)
    • After: graduate student, SFU
  • Hyewon Ji LinkedIn (399 project student 2016)
    • After: PhD student, University of Lyon
    • Publication: [118]
  • Julio Martelino LinkedIn (399 project student 2015)
    • After: Research Chemist, LB Foster Rail Technologies, Vancouver
    • Publication: [104]
  • Aiyden Martindale LinkedIn (399 project student 2015)
    • After: Medical school, UBC
    • Publication: [117]
  • Florian Maass (DAAD exchange student, summer 2015)
    • After: Graduate student, Leipzig, Germany
  • James Piers LinkedIn (co-op student 2014, 398 student 2014, 499 student 2015)
    • Now: brewer, Backcountry Brewery, Squamish
    • After: apprentice, Howe Sound Brewing, Squamish
    • Publications: [107]
  • Robin Theron LinkedIn (MSc student, 2013-5)
    • Now: chemistry instructor, Qatar
    • After: analyst, Axys Analytical
    • Publications: [84, 87, 91, 100]
  • Amanda Ackroyd LinkedIn (research assistant 2014-5)
    • After: Graduate student, UBC
  • Karlee Bamford LinkedIn Twitter (298 project student 2013, 499 student joint with Burford group 2014-5, JCURA award winner)
    • Overall winner of HonoursFest 2015 (UVic poster competition, $2000 first prize)
    • After: NSERC CGS-M graduate student, University of Toronto.
    • Publications: [92, 96]
  • Katie Hatlelid (298 project student 2013, 499 student 2014-5)
    • After: Medical School, University of Queensland, Australia
    • Publications: [92]
  • Bryony McAllister LinkedIn Twitter (499 project student 2014-5)
    • After: NSERC CGS-M graduate student, University of Toronto.
  • Andrew Roberts (499 student joint with Hof group 2014-5)
    • After: Medical School, UBC (Island Medical Program)
  • Dr Jingwei Luo LinkedIn (PhD student 2009-2014)
    • Now: chief science officer, NH Resources
    • After: Temporary Senior Scientific Assistant, Mass Spectrometry, UVic.
    • Publications: [67, 69, 79, 86, 91, 94, 106, 107]
  • Amelia Hesketh LinkedIn Twitter (298 project student 2012, 398 project student 2013, research assistant 2014)
    • After: Graduate student, UBC. 2018 Vanier Scholar.
    • Winner of the national Award for Undergraduate Research in Inorganic Chemistry (AURIC), 2015
    • Publications: [92, 93, 100, 103]
  • Steven Nowicki (499 project student, 2013-2014).
    • After: BEng, UBC.
    • Publications: [93]
  • Mark McGinnis (298 project student 2014)
    • After: Pharmacy student, UBC.
  • Tengfei Li China (MITACS Globalink undergraduate project student, June-August 2013)
    • After: Graduate student, UBC.
    • Publication: [117]
  • Dr Zohrab Ahmadi LinkedIn (PhD student, 2009-2013)
    • After: Manager - Analytical Chemistry and Operation, Xaedra
    • After: Research Scientist at Argile Analytica, Calgary.
    • Publications: [65, 69, 75, 76, 81, 85, 95, 117]
  • Kristen Baxter LinkedIn (research associate, 498 project student 2013)
    • After: Lab manager, Fusion Technologies, Inc., Calgary, AB.
    • Publications: [93]
  • Sarah Ryoo LinkedIn (298 project student 2013).
    • After: Laboratory Technician at CARO Analytical Services, Vancouver
  • Jessamyn Logan (499 project student 2012, research associate 2013).
    • Now: Research Scientist, Fusion Technologies, Inc., Calgary, AB.
    • After: Graduate student, Calgary.
    • Won three poster prizes: in the Organic Division at the 2012 CSC, at the 2013 Faculty of Science Honours Fest, and at the 2013 Alberta/BC Inorganic Discussion Weekend.
    • Publication: [117]
  • Rehan Higgins (298 project student 2013).
    • After: graduate student, UBC.
    • Publications: [92]
  • Yaneris Mirabal cuba Chile LinkedIn (visiting PhD student on an ELAP Scholarship, 2012-2013)
    • After: continuing PhD in Talca, Chile.
  • Wu WenZhao (Tony) China LinkedIn orcid (MITACS Globalink undergraduate project student 2012)
    • Now: Advanced Researcher, Corporate Strategic Research, ExxonMobil, NJ, USA
    • After: graduate student, University of Wisconsin: Madison
    • Publication: [117]
  • Christine Rowan LinkedIn (398 project student 2012).
    • After: analyst, Axys Analytical
    • Publications: [99]
  • Tsuki Naka LinkedIn (498 project student 2012).
    • After: BC Research, Vancouver.
    • Publications: [80]
  • Dr Krista Vikse (now Kobylianskii) LinkedIn Twitter (PhD student, 2006-11).
    • Now: Assistant Professor, SFSU
    • After: NSERC Postdoctoral Fellow with Peter Chen, ETH Zurich
    • After: postdoctoral research fellow with Richard O'Hair, Melbourne, Australia.
    • Publications [59, 61, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 73, 80, 85, 88, 90]
  • Nicole van der Wal (NSERC USRA, 2011).
    • After: Undergraduate student, Dalhousie.
    • Publications [69, 86]
  • Dr Tyler Trefz (Postdoc, 2010-1 and 2018)
    • After: Research Scientist, MEA Research Group, Automotive Fuel Cell Corporation, Vancouver.
    • After: Senior Scientific Assistant, Mass Spectrometry, UVic.
    • Publications [74, 77, 89]
  • Cara Manning LinkedIn Twitter (498 student and research assistant, 2010-2011).
    • Now: Postdoctoral Research and Teaching Fellow, UBC
    • After: NSERC PhD student, MIT, MA, USA.
    • Publication [65]
  • Jenny Pape LinkedIn (MSc student, 2009-2011).
    • Now: BC Ministry of Environment
    • After: Project Manager, Axys Analytical, Sidney, BC.
    • Publications [64, 88]
  • Miles Wang LinkedIn (MSc student 2010-2011).
    • After: Student, Camosun College, Victoria.
    • Publications [74, 77]
  • Dr Danielle MacDonald (née Chisholm) LinkedIn (PhD student, 2004-2010).
    • Now: Research Assistant at National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health
    • After: Administration, Faculty of Science/Research Ethics Board, StFX, NS.
    • Publications [46, 51, 58, 60, 62, 63, 75, 83]
  • Michael Woods LinkedIn (499 student, 2009-2010).
    • After: Radiopharmaceutical Chemist, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC.
    • Publication [61]
  • Dr Ali Nozari (Postdoc, 2009-2010).
    • After: Financial Advisor, Edward Jones, Victoria, BC.
  • Dr Matthew Henderson LinkedIn (PhD student, 2004-9).
    • Now: Research scientist at Fusion Technologies, Inc., Calgary, AB.
    • After: Postdoctoral research fellow with Curtis Berlinguette and Thomas Baumgartner, Calgary
    • After: Research chemist at Carbon Engineering, Calgary, AB.
    • Publications [36, 42, 54, I, 59, 67, 74, 77, 78, 89, 98]
  • Mike Hamilton LinkedIn (Co-op Research Assistant, 2009).
    • Now: graduate student, SFU.
  • Keri McQuinn LinkedIn (MSc student, 2006-8, joint with the Hof group).
    • Now: Team Lead, Environmental Services, Calgary.
    • After: Remediation Project Manager, Vancouver.
    • Publications [48, 50, 53, 55, 64]
  • Tracy Lohr LinkedIn Twitter (499 project student, 2008).
  • Toria Piga (499 project student, 2007).
    • After: Pharmacy school, UBC.
    • Publication [56]
  • Dr Nicky Farrer LinkedIn Twitter (PhD student, 2003-7).
    • Now: Wellcome Trust Fellow, University of Oxford (UK)
    • After: postdoctoral research fellow with Peter Sadler, Warwick (UK).
    • Publications [43, E, 56, 68]
  • Jaclyn Thomson LinkedIn (499 project student, 2006/7).
    • After: graduate student with Laurel Schafer, UBC.
    • Publication [60]
  • Samantha Kwok (NSERC USRA, summers of 2005 and 2006).
    • After: Medical School, UBC.
    • Publications [54, 57, 70]
  • Erin Leitao LinkedIn (498 project student, Fall 2005).
    • Now: Assistant Professor, University of Auckland
    • After: NSERC graduate student with Warren Piers, Calgary.
    • After: postdoctoral research fellow with Ian Manners, Bristol, UK.
    • Publication [57]
  • Evan Crawford LinkedIn (USRA research assistant, summer 2005; 499 project student, 2004/5).
    • Now: veterinary surgeon
    • After: veterinary medicine in Saskatchewan.
    • After: MSc at UBC.
    • Publications [39, 44, 57]
  • Chris Bryan LinkedIn (499 student, 2004/5).
    • After: graduate student with Mark Lautens, Toronto.
  • Orissa Forest (research assistant, summer 2004).
    • After: continuing undergraduate at UVic.
    • Publication [36]
  • Sarah Luettgen LinkedIn (498 project student, 2004).
    • After: Researcher & Sales Manager.
    • Publication [34]

Previous group photos

2018

Group photo in UVic's Finnerty Gardens, May 2018. Scott, Darien, Harmen, Meghan, Isaac, Jaiya, Alan, Jenny, Anuj, Michelle, Tyler, Parmissa, Katarina.

Group photo + lab tour in video form, September 2017. Harmen, Anuj, Jie, Elena, Michelle, Darien, Natalie, Alan, Isaac, Darien.

September 2017
2017

Group photo outside Bob Wright Building, September 2017. Isaac, Scott, Alan, Anuj, Natalie, Elena, Darien, Michelle, Jie, Harmen. Missing: Johanne.

September 2017

Group photo + lab tour in video form, September 2017. Harmen, Anuj, Jie, Elena, Michelle, Darien, Natalie, Alan, Isaac, Darien

January 2017
2017

Group photo at holiday party, January 2017. Top: Scott, Lars, Anuj, Eric, Jie. Middle: Peter, Isaac, Michelle, Harmen, Natalie. Floor: Johanne, Jane. Missing: Darien.

January 2016

Group photo + lab tour in video form, January 2016. Rhonda, Landon, Eric, Julio, Lars, Natalie, Aiyden, Jane, Jie, Farhana, Kingsly, Hyewon. Missing: Diego.

December 2014
Group2014
The group looking unusually well-attired at the Christmas party, December 2014: Standing: Robin, Jingwei, Amanda, Amelia, Landon, Lars, Kingsly, Eric, Scott, Karlee. Front: James, Bryony, Katie, Jane, Natalie, Rhonda. Absent: Andy.

September 2014
2014
The group, September 2014: Back row: Scott, Lars, Natalie, Eric, Andrew, Landon, Kingsly.
Front row: Jingwei, Robin, Rhonda, James, Karlee, Bryony, Jane. Missing: Katie, Amanda.

December 2013
2013
The group, December 2013: Back row: Scott, Eric, Lars, Natalie, Steven.
Front row: Rhonda, Amelia, Jingwei, Robin.

April 2013
2013 group photo
The group, April 2013: Back row: Scott, Rhonda, Lars, Zohrab, Jingwei, Rehan.
Front row: Amelia, Karlee, Katie, Eric, Kristen, Jessamyn.

May 2013
group
The group, May 2013, at Quail's Gate winery on the way back from the Alberta/BC Inorganic Discussion Weekend. Jingwei, Rhonda, Natalie, Eric, Kristen, Scott, Lars.

Oct 2012
group
The group, October 2012, before a Victoria Royals hockey game (they came from 0-3 down to win 4-3 in overtime!): Lars, Yaneris, Tony, Rhonda, Jessamyn, Eric, Jingwei, Scott. Missing: Zohrab.

Wendy's
At Wendy's before the hockey. Lars, Eric, Rhonda, Jessamyn, Scott, Tony, Yaneris, Jingwei.

Mar 2012
Group March 2012
Scott, Jessamyn, Lars, Tsuki, Zohrab, Christine, Jingwei and Rhonda.

May 2011
Group May 2011
At the IDW, Squamish: Tyler, Krista, Nikki, Scott, Jingwei, Zohrab.

November 2010

Krista, Scott, (Fatima), Zohrab, Tyler, Cara, Miles and Jingwei. Absent: Jen.

May 2010

Mike, Danielle, Jingwei, Cara, Tyler, Zohrab, Krista, Miles, Scott. Absent: Jen.

September 2009

Front: Ali, Mike, Zohrab. Back: Krista, Jen, Scott, Matt, Jingwei, Danielle.

September 2009

Front: Elvis, Danielle, Mike W., Jingwei. Back: Ali, Scott, Jen, Krista, Zohrab

December 2008

Matt, Krista, Scott, Danielle, Jen, Keri

August 2008

Keri, Scott, Tracy, Matt, Danielle, Krista

August 2008

Tracy, Keri, Matt, Danielle, Krista.

December 2007

Scott, Danielle, Krista, Keri, Toria, Matt.

November 2007

Toria, Matt, Keri, Krista, Danielle, Scott.

September 2006

Back: Keri, Jakie, Krista, Scott. Front: Nicky, Danielle, Matt.

May 2006

Danielle, Sam, Nicky, Matt (clockwise from top left)

June 2005

Nicky, Scott, Matt, Evan, Sam, Danielle.

June 2004

Nicky, Scott, Orissa, Ali, Sarah.


© JS McIndoe, Department of Chemistry, University of Victoria  ·  Updated 7 February, 2020