Michael Wilson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Hospital for Sick Children,
Peter Gilgan Centre for Research & Learning,
Rm. 14-9713,
686 Bay St., Toronto,
ON M5G 0A4

Phone #: (416) 813-7654 ext. 328699

Admin: catherine.tan@sickkids.ca

Web Site: http://www.wilsonlab.org/


Comparative genome biology, epigenetics and evolution of regulatory networks


Postdoctoral Fellow:  University of Cambridge, U.K.
Postoctoral Fellow: University of Victoria, B.C.
Ph.D.:  University of Victoria
B.Sc.:  University of Victoria

Fields of Interest

  • Computational and Systems Biology
  • Functional Genomics and Proteomics

Research Interests:

  • Comparative genome biology, Functional genomics,  Bioinformatics,  Developmental biology    
  • Characterizing the role that regulatory DNA sequence plays in childhood diseases using comparative genomics, bioinformatics and developmental biology.
  • Epigenetics and evolution of regulatory networks in postnatal germ cells.
  • Modeling of human genome innovations.


Accepting Rotation Students: