Born in Halifax, Dr. MacAulay has lived and worked in Vancouver for over 30 years. His formal training includes a BSc in Engineering Physics (1982) from Dalhousie University, an MSc in Physics (1985) from Dalhousie University, and a PhD in Physics (1989) from the University of British Columbia. Dr. MacAulay is also currently an Associate Member of the Department of Physics and Astronomy and a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Pathology at the University of British Columbia. He has been awarded i) the BC Lung Association Scholar (1990-1995), ii) the Friesen-Rygiel Prize for outstanding Canadian academic discovery leading to uniquely positioned commercialization opportunities (1999), and iii) the Young Innovator Award, BC Science and Technology Award, Science Council of BC (1999). 


University of British Columbia


Current Appointments

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UBC

Associate Member, Department of Physics and Astronomy, UBC


B.Sc., Engineering Physics, Dalhousie University, 1982 

M.Sc., Physics, Dalhousie University, 1987

Ph.D., Physics, UBC, 1989

Selected Publications

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