Lindsay Dayton is an Academic Associate at the Centre for Genomics and Policy (CGP) at McGill University. She holds master’s in molecular biology from Queen’s University. Not new to McGill, she has spent the last couple years as a Grants and Agreements Officer within the Office of Sponsored Research, supporting the McGill academic community to secure research funding. Prior to that she was a Program Manager for the McGill initiative in Computational Medicine in which she was involved in promoting the initiative as well facilitating all the administrative, operational and scientific aspects. In 2016, she made the switch from the private Biotechnology sector to Academia as a Research Administrator.