Zahra Farahnak

A picture of the new Core Science Facility

Welcome to Dr. Farahnak’s Lab

We are located in the Core Science Facility in the Department of Biochemistry at the Memorial University of Newfoundland in St. John's, Canada.

Core Science Facility (CSF) is a brand-new facility with a modern design. The majestic blue whale skeleton hanging from the atrium of the CSF making visitors feel as if they are watching it from underwater & who wouldn’t like to see it?!

Dr. Farahnak is currently recruiting both undergraduate and graduate students with a background in nutrition, exercise physiology, biochemistry, etc. Motivated students with a KEEN interest in learning are encouraged to send their CV and transcripts directly to


Contact Information

Dr. Zahra Farahnak, Assistant Professor 


Phone: (709) 864-3597   Office: CSF-4242

Address: Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Core Science Facility, 45 Artic Ave, St. John's, NL, Canada A1C 5S7