DAVID JAMES, Ph.D.
Lab Director, Cannabis
Dr. David James leads the analytical testing team at Perennia. His focus is on analytical method development and quality assurance. He collaborates with other team specialists to provide an analytical approach to problems solving and product development.
David joins Perennia from C-Therm Technologies Inc. where he was the contract testing lab manager and an applications specialist. He has years of experience in developing new testing and validation methods for commercial products.
David has a PhD in Chemistry from Memorial University in St. John’s Newfoundland where he studied renewable energy, primarily in ethanol fuel cell technology and a BSc from Dalhousie University. Post PhD, he worked as a postdoctoral fellow for 3 years at the National Institute for Nanotechnology (NINT) located at the University of Alberta in Edmonton researching and developing molecular electronics.