Academic Positions


Assistant Professor, McMaster University Department of Physics, July 2011 – present.

Associate Faculty Member, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, July 2011 – present.

James Arthur Postdoctoral Fellow, New York University Department of Physics, September 2009 – July 2011.

Research Associate, Princeton University Department of Physics, September 2006 – August 2009.

Ph.D. in Theoretical Particle Physics, Harvard University, Cambridge USA, July 2006,

Honours B.Sc. in Physics, York University, Toronto, Canada, September 1999 – June 2002.

Awards, Fellowships, and Grants


SERB Early Researcher Award, McMaster University, 2012-2014.

Early Career Researcher Award, NSERC, 2012-2015.

Individual Discovery Grant in Subatomic Physics, NSERC 2012-2015

James Arthur Fellowship, New York University, 2009-2012.

Purcell Scholarship, Harvard University, 2002-2003.

Recipient of Science Gold Medal of Pure and Applied Science Department, York University, 2002.

Member of Dean’s Honour Roll. Graduated first class with distinction, York University, 2002.

International Student Scholarship, York University, 2000-2002.

Entrance scholarship, York University, 1998.