Karim Fouad, PhD

Karim

karim.fouad@ualberta.ca

Positions held/Education:

2016-present: Canada Research Chair (Tier1)
2015-present: 
Professor, Department of Physical Therapy
2008-2015: Full Professor 
2007-2008:  Associate Professor, Alberta Heritage Foundation    
      Senior  Scholar 
2005-2007:  Associate Professor, Alberta Heritage Foundation Scholar 
2001-2005:  Assistant Professor, Alberta Heritage Foundation Scholar Faculty of Rehabilitation    
      Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
1997-2001:  Research Associate, Brain Research Institute, University and ETH Z├╝rich,                        Switzerland 
1995-1997:  Post-Doctoral Researcher, Division of Neuroscience, University of Alberta,                        Edmonton
1995:           Post-Doctoral Researcher, Faculty of Life Sciences, Ben-Gurion University, Beer
      Sheva, Israel 
1991-1995:  Ph.D. (Neuroscience), University of Konstanz, Germany 
1986-1991:  Diploma (Biology), University of Konstanz, Germany 

 

Awards (last 10 years): 

2016-2019: Grant from the Heart and Stroke Foundation
2016-2021: Co-Pi on grant form the NIH
2015-2017: Grant from the Conquer Paralysis Now (USA)
2015-2017: Grant from Wings for Life (Austria)
2013-2018: Co-Pi on grant from the Canadian Institutes for Health Research 
2012-2015: Grant from the International Spinal Research Trust (UK)
2012-2017: Two grants from the Canadian Institutes for Health Research 
2009-2010: Grant from Wings for Life (Austria)
2008-2011: Grant from the International Spinal Research Trust (UK)
2007-2014: Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research Senior Scholar 
2005-2010: Grant from the National Sciences and Engineering Research Council 
2005-2010: Grant from the Canadian Institutes for Health Research 

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