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Due to the unique interdisciplinary nature of the Michael Smith Laboratories (MSL), students working with MSL faculty members are registered for studies in one of the faculty members’ cross-appointed academic departments (ten academic departments across five faculties).

Students interested in an M.Sc., M.A.Sc. or Ph.D. degree with a MSL faculty member should first contact the faculty member with whom they wish to work. Once a potential supervisor has been identified, students should apply through the appropriate department:

A complete list of MSL faculty members and their academic departments can be found in the PDF document linked below.

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