Dr. David Heinrichs
is a Professor in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Western Ontario.
David Heinrichs completed his PhD at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario under the supervision of Dr. Keith Pool investigating iron acquisition in Pseudomonas aeruginosa. He then completed a PDF under the guidance of Dr. Chris Whitfield at the University of Guelph in Guelph, Ontario where he studied lipopolysaccharide biosynthesis and assembly in Escherichia coli. He joined the Faculty in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology at the University of Western Ontario in 1999.
2015-2017: Faculty Scholar, University of Western Ontario
2012: Dean’s Award of Excellence, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
2006: Fisher Award, Canadian Society of Microbiologists
2001-2006 : Premier’s Research Excellence Award, Ontario Government
2000-2005 : New Investigator Award, Canadian Institutes of Health Research