2006 - PhD Biology, University of Ottawa
1998 - BSc Biology, McMaster University
1995 - BSc Chemistry, McMaster University
Dr Webb obtained her PhD in 2006 from the University of Ottawa in the field of plant molecular biology. Specifically, she studied gene expression in soybean root nodules to understand their development. From 2008 to 2011, she completed a post-doctoral fellowship at UCLA studying the circadian rhythms of plants in Arabidopsis.
Dr Webb has published papers in the Canadian Journal of Botany, the Journal of Plant Physiology, and Plant Physiology.
Editing and Reviewing Experience
Dr Webb has been an editor since 2011, editing scientific papers in many fields, including plant and animal biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, medicine, environmental science, chemistry, physics, geology, and engineering. She has also worked as a scientific copy editor and as a managing editor. Dr Webb joined Edanz Group as an editor in 2020.
Dr Webb has written her own scientific manuscripts as well as articles about science for teens.