Brandon Au

Brandon Au

Where did you grow up and what’s your background?
My parents immigrated from Hong Kong to Brampton before I was born, where I lived for most of my life, until moving to Scarborough a few years back.

What is your program of study?
Specialization in Human Biology.

What is your main research project?
Long term memory formation of object details and spatial location.

Why science? If not science, then what?
The ethical application of science, coupled with good policy, education, and and other aspects of society, will lead to progress and (hopefully) greater happiness for all.
And because it’s cool.
If I weren’t in science, I’d probably be a lawyer/boring author.


The best restaurant in Scarborough is...?
In terms of taste and value: Ni Ji Sushi. In terms of loyalty: Hanabi Sushi.

Your favourite place in Toronto is…?
Scarborough Bluffs, or the walkways at the Beaches Park.

Your favourite place on the inter tubes?
Reddit.

Best song of all time?
It changes every week. For now: God Help The Outcasts