Dr. Gary W. Saunders (Group Leader) - Molecular & traditional systematic research, macroalgal monitoring and population level investigations.
Dr. Douglas Campbell - Molecular Ecophysiology of Cyanobacteria and Cyano-lichens
Dr. Thierry Chopin - eco-physiology and biochemistry of seaweeds of commercial value, and their integration in aquaculture systems for responsible coastal zone management
Dr. Dion Durnford - Mechanisms in environmental application.
Dr. Janice Lawrence - Microalgal Ecology and Algal Virology.
Ms. Charlene Mayes - Molecular & traditional systematics of kelp.
Dr. Aurora Nedeclu - Various aspects of evolution, from molecular and genome evolution, to the evolution of complexity using green algae as a model system.
Dr. Adrian Reyes-Prieto - Endosymbiosis and origins of photosynthetic organelles (plastids); evolution and diversity of photosynthetic eukaryotes.
Dr. Ricardo Scrosati - Algal ecology
Dr. Zoe Finkel - Algal macroecology, macroevolution and biogeochemistry