Hanadi Sleiman is a Professor of Chemistry and Canada Research Chair in DNA Nanoscience at McGill University. She received her Ph.D. from Stanford University, and carried out her postdoctoral studies in supramolecular chemistry, in the laboratory of Prof. Jean-Marie Lehn at the Université Louis Pasteur in France. She joined the faculty at McGill University in 1999, where she heads a research group focused on using the biological molecule DNA as a template to assemble nanostructured materials.
Sleiman was named Cottrell Scholar (Research Corporation, 2002), received the Dawson award (McGill, 2004 and 2010), the NSERC Discovery Accelerator Award (2008), the Strem Award (Canadian Society for Chemistry, 2009), the E. Gordon Young Award (Chemical Institute of Canada, 2011), the Swiss Chemical Society Lectureship (2012), and the Izatt-Christensen Award in Supramolecular Chemistry (2016). She is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of J. Am. Chem. Soc., Bioconj. Chem., ChemBioChem and Nanoscale Horizons, and was a Fellow of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, Nanoelectronics program (2004-2012). She received the McGill Principal’s Prize (2002) and the Leo Yaffe Award (2005) for Excellence in Teaching.
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