Vice-Dean of Research and Development - Faculty of medecine, Université de Montréal
Christian Baron is a professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine at the Université de Montréal Faculty of Medicine since 2008. He was born in Toronto in 1965 and grew up in Germany where he obtained his school and university education. In 1993 he obtained a Ph.D. in Microbiology at the University of Munich in Germany, followed by postdoctoral work at UC Berkeley in the United States. In 1997 he returned to the University of Munich Microbiology Department as University assistant. In 2002 he was recruited at McMaster University in Hamilton (ON) as Associate Professor in the Biology Department. In 2008 he joined the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine at the Université de Montréal as Chair.