Postdoctoral research fellow, McMaster University

Arinjay Banerjee has a PhD in Microbiology from the Department of Veterinary Microbiology, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Canada. He is currently a postdoctoral research fellow at McMaster University.

His research focuses on understanding the host-pathogen interactions in bats. He has a background in virology, innate immunology, microbiology and biochemistry.

Arinjay's research interests include:

- Immune responses to emerging viral infections
- Virus-host interactions.
- One Health and public policy to tackle emerging infectious diseases.


  • 2014–2018
    PhD, University of Saskatchewan


  • 2014 
    National Institute of Virology, Masters of Science in Virology