Roy Golsteyn

Associate Professor
Faculty of Arts & Science
Biological Sciences


Research expertise

The science of Natural Products is amazing.  

Natural Products connect us to health, wellness, and Traditional knowledge.  In the Natural Product Laboratory we hold one of Canada's unique plant extract libraries.  We train students in experimental cell biology and connect their research to projects in:

  • Human cell biology
  • Natural product chemistry
  • Cancer cell targets
  • Traditional knowledge and ethnobotany
  • Wellness and cosmetic products

We will train you in a broad range of techniques including: 

  • Human cell culture
  • Imaging (microscopy and landscape - drones)
  • Chemical extraction
  • Cellular biochemistry