Devin Sears, Ph.D.
Director of Research and Development, Cannabis and Natural Health Products
As Director of Research & Development with Labs-Mart, Mr. Sears is responsible for the development and validation of new analytical methodologies used for product testing across the cannabis and natural health product portfolios. Prior to joining Labs-Mart in 2019, Mr. Sears worked at Gilead Sciences for 11 years as a senior research scientist in the analytical operations group, developing analytical methodologies for the assessment of active pharmaceutical ingredients. He received his B.Sc. in chemistry from the University of Iowa and his Ph.D. in physical chemistry from the University of Illinois at Chicago while researching theoretical aspects of nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR). Mr. Sears then completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Alberta in experimental solid-state NMR.