The Yip Lab



Calvin Yip (Principal Investigator)

B.Sc.(Honours), University of British Columbia, 2001
Ph.D., University of British Columbia, 2006
Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard Medical School, 2006–2010

e-mail: calvin.yip[at]


Current members


Dr. Maitree Biswas (Postdoctoral fellow)

Dr. Sung-Eun Nam (Postdoctoral fellow)

Udit Dalwadi (M.Sc. student)

Tamiza Nanji (Ph.D. student)

Dheva Setiaputra (Ph.D. student)


Jesse Hansen (Research Assistant)


Cindy Lam (Co-op student)

Alvin Liu (Work Learn student)

Jeffrey To (449 Directed studies student)



Calvin Biddle (Co-op student, 2014)

Martine Boutin (Research Assistant, 2013-2014)

Cathy Chan (Visiting Scientist, 2013-2014)

Celine Chan (Volunteer, 2013-2014)

Derrick Cheng (Co-op student/NSERC USRA summer student/Honours thesis student, 2014-2015)

Leon Chew (M.Sc. student/Research Assistant, 2011-2014)

Chris Jang (Research Assistant, 2011)

Paul Hsu (Lab Volunteer, 2015)

Franco Li (Work Learn student/Summer student/Honours thesis student, 2013-2014)

Adam Lipski (Research Assistant, 2015)

Shijia Liu (MITACS intern, 2015)

Matthew Lund (Work Learn student, 2013-2014)

Katarina Priecelova (Co-op student, 2013)

Hayeong Rho (NSERC USRA summer student, 2013)

James Ross (Co-op student/NSERC USRA summer student/Honours thesis student, 2012-2014)

Samantha Schaffner (Work study student, 2012-2013)

Tianlei (Jack) Sun (MITACS intern, 2014)

Jordan Williams-Yuen (Work Learn student, 2014-2015)

Angela Yu (Postdoctoral fellow, 2013-2015)

a place of mind, The University of British Columbia

Yip Lab
Life Sciences Institute
Rm 5340, 2350 Health Sciences Mall,
Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada

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