Jesse St. Jean, B.Sc.

Ph.D. Candidate
School of Pharmacy
University of Waterloo


  • Bachelors of Science, Honours Behavioural Neuroscience, Laurentian University, Sudbury ON.


Jesse is currently enrolled as a Ph.D. student at the University of Waterloo, within the School of Pharmacy. Jesse completed his undergraduate degree in Behavioural Neuroscience at Laurentian University, a program that highlighted the molecular mechanisms of neurological disorders. Under the supervision of Dr. Slavcev, Jesse is currently working towards a hybrid phage display/ gene therapy approach for the treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease.


  • Bridge Funding Doctoral Scholarship (2017)
  • University of Waterloo Science Graduate Student Award, Pharmacy (2017)