Dr. Andrew Swan is an Assistant Professor at the University of Windsor where he has been since 2007. He obtained his PhD from McGill University in 1999 and did his Postdoctoral studies at Princeton University. In his current research, Dr. Swan is studying the cell cycle and cell proliferation. A major focus of his lab is on the spatial and temporal control of meiosis. His research combines genetics, molecular biology and molecular imaging using the Drosophila (fruit fly) as a model system.