Applicants should have undergraduate GPA > 3.6 in Chemical Engineering or a closely related field. Direct entry to the Ph.D. will be considered for applicants with undergraduate GPA > 3.8 in Chemical Engineering. Applicants who are eligible for and have applied for NSERC graduate scholarships are especially encouraged to apply. CV and personal statement of interest to reghandothill@mcgcilldotca.


Research projects available: impedance spectroscopy of nano-emulsions, ionic conductivity in structured hydrogels, light-scattering and micro-rheology of nanoparticles in polymeric networks, hydrogel-nano-composite rheology, synthesis and characterization of hydrogel-based foams, etc.


NANOPARTICLE INTERACTIONS WITH SWOLLEN POLYMER NETWORKS

(NSERC award for 2020-2025)













Hydrogel nanocomposite courtesy J. Wu (2022)


DYNAMIC AND STATIC LIGHT­ SCATTERING GONIOMETER FOR SOFT NANO-COMPOSITES (NSERC award 2020) 

















EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES FOR PROSPECTIVE GRADUATE STUDENTS AND POST-DOCS


Please pay careful attention to internal deadlines and any GPA requirements.


NSERC Postgraduate programs (Masters, Ph.D. and post-doctoral)

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program (Note, the internal McGill deadline is typically in May or June)

Richard H. Tomlinson Fellowships

Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships

Quebec Merit Scholarship

Departmental Entrance Awards for Canadian citizens

International students