Jillian M. Buriak FRSC FRSC is a Canadian chemist, currently a Canada Research Chair in Nanomaterials at University of Alberta and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and Royal Society of Chemistry. In 2014, she was the editor-in-chief of Chemistry of Materials.
She has an A.B. degree from Harvard University (1990) and a Ph.D. from Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg. She held a postdoctoral appointment at the Scripps Research Institute at La Jolla before taking up a post at Purdue University in 1997, and joined the University of Alberta in 2003.
In 2009 she was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, in its Academy of Science. She has been a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry since 2005.