Dr. Wilson received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. in the field of Cell Biology from the University of Toronto. In addition to his role as lecturer or course instructor since the program’s inception, he has been integral to the development, implementation, administration and coordination of the Human Biology laboratory courses. Dr. Wilson has served as the Human Biology Program Associate Director since 2004. In this capacity, he has continued teaching in the program, as well as supporting the overall administration of the program. In honour of his extensive contribution to the program and overall achievement in undergraduate teaching at the university, an undergraduate award was established in his name by the Division of Teaching Laboratories (DTL): “Ron Wilson Human Biology Student Achievement Award,” which is given annually to the student who achieves the top grade from the Human Biology lab courses.