Alumni: Faculty     Grad Students     Post-Docs     Research Associates     Staff

Crawford, Terry

Retired - Senior Instructor

Millen, Sandra

Retired - Senior Instructor: Ecology, Evolution

My interest is in Marine Invertebrates, particularly the biodiversity, ecology and systematics of Opisthobranch Molluscs and Evolutionary Morphology

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Rosenberg, Ellen

Retired - Senior Instructor

604-822-6584

Alumni: Grad Students     Faculty     Post-Docs     Research Associates     Staff

(Armstrong) Clark, Trisha

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: R. Shadwick

Ahrens, Robert

PhD: Ecology

Supervisor: V. Christensen, C. Walters

Controversy regarding the population status and rates of decline of large pelagic predators inferred from industrial fisheries catch and effort data was the primary motivation behind my PhD work (http://hdl.handle.net/2429/21742)...

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Al-Abdulrazzak, Dalal

PhD: Ecology

Supervisor: D. Pauly

Historical data are essential in fisheries management and conservation, especially for species which suffered significant population declines prior to ecological data collection. Shifting ecological baselines..

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Allen, Dave

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: J. Richards

Allen, Pamela

MSc: Comparative Physiology, Ecology

Supervisor: A. Trites

Research area: Nutritional physiology and bioenergetics of captive Steller sea lions

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Atwood, Beth

MSc

Supervisor: A. Trites

Au, Shelly

PhD: Cell and Developmental Biology

Supervisor: N. Pante

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Nuclear Import of Baculovirus AcMNPV

Avery-Gomm, Stephanie

M.Sc. alumni: Ecology

Supervisor: J. Richardson

Marine and freshwater ecology and conservation.

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Baker, Daniel

PhD: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: C. Brauner

Bhathal, Brajgeet

PhD

Supervisor: D. Pauly

Biery, Leah

MSc

Supervisor: D. Pauly

Blachford, Alistair

PhD: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: M. Doebeli

604-822-2645

I explored two new reasons for the advantage of sexual over asexual reproduction. And, unrelated, I explained the long-puzzling reproductive slowdown during the decline phase of small mammal cycles. See dissertation at http://hdl.handle.net/2429/33953

Blackburn, Gwylim

PhD

Supervisor: W. Maddison

Bodner, Melissa

MSc: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: W. Maddison

Boonzaier, Lisa

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: D. Pauly

Bostrom, Brian

MSc

Bowles, Ella

MSc: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: P. Schulte, A. Trites

trophic interactions of pinnipeds, potential threats to them, and their impacts on fisheries

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Breglia, Susana

PhD

Supervisor: B. Leander

Brelsford, Alan

PhD, 2010

Supervisor: D. Irwin

Browne, Kristen

MSc

Supervisor: V. Auld

Caldwell, Iain

PhD

Supervisor: A. Vincent

Cardenas, Susana

MSc

Supervisor: A. Trites

Casselman, Matt T

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: T. Farrell

Caulk, Natalie

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: M. O'Connor

Chantangasi, Chitchai

PhD

Supervisor: B. Leander

Charish, Kristi

PhD

Supervisor: V. Auld

Chavez Steenbock, Ana

MSc

Supervisor: W. Jefferies

Chen, Youhua

MSc

Supervisor: D. Srivastava

Clarke, Jason

MSc: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: D. Schluter

Cohen, Sarah

PhD: Cell and Developmental Biology

Supervisor: N. Pante

Nuclear import of parvovirus

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Conneely, Bridget

MSc: Ecology

Conte, Gina

PhD: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: D. Schluter

Genetics of ecological speciation

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Corbett, Carla

MSc

Supervisor: R. Shadwick

Crim, Ryan

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: C. Harley

604-827-5569

Marine invertebrate larvae and climate change

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Crossman, Carla

MSc: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: L. Barrett-Lennard, E. Taylor

Cuke, Melissa

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: D. Srivastava

Cullis-Suzuki, Sarika

MSc

Supervisor: D. Pauly

DallaRosa, Luciano

PhD

Supervisor: J. Ford, A. Trites

Dalton, Alexander

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: A. Trites

Dalziel, Anne

PhD: Comparative Physiology, Evolution

Supervisor: P. Schulte

604-822-6759

evolutionary physiology & ecological genetics, integrative biology of adaptation

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Darcy, Meaghan

PhD

Supervisor: C. Walters

Davis, Brad

PhD: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: M. Whitlock

(604)822-6879

I am interested in a wide variety of subjects and disciplines within evolutionary biology and ecology. Specifically I am a population geneticist who is interested in the evolution of cooperation, compensatory..

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Delepine, Marc

MSc: Comparative Physiology, Ecology

Supervisor: R. Shadwick

Delmore, Kira

PhD

Supervisor: D. Irwin

Dick, Stefan

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: E. Taylor

604-307-8487

I use genetic tools to investigate how populations of marine fish are connected via larval dispersal.

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Dimoulas, Peter

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: R. Shadwick

Prospective ability during fast-starts and sprinting (predator-prey interactions), and the effects of growth hormone (GH) upregulation on muscle physiology of GH-transgenic salmon.

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Donker, Scott

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: C. Krebs

Drummond, Emily

MSc: Ecology, Evolution

Eliason, Erika

PhD: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: T. Farrell, S. Hinch

Intraspecific diversity in temperature tolerance and athletic ability among migrating adult sockeye salmon populations

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Eshragh, Roya

MSc

Supervisor: B. Leander

Falk, Letitia

MSc: Cell and Developmental Biology

Supervisor: L. Matsuuchi

Fay, Nikta

PhD: Cell and Developmental Biology

Supervisor: N. Pante

Effects of the Parvovirus Minute Virus of Mice on the host cytoskeleton

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Fellows, Tyee

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: D. Altshuler

FitzJohn, Rich

PhD: Evolution

Supervisor: S. Otto

Ford, Adam T.

PhD: Ecology

Supervisor: P. Arcese

I'm working on the indirect effects of mammalian carnivores in an African savanna, mediated through changes in density and behaviour of two species of territorial herbivore: dik-dik and impala; with field work taking place in Laikipia, Kenya.

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Franklin, Michelle

PhD

Supervisor: J. Myers

Fu, Clarice

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: C. Brauner

Gallagher, Emily

MSc Student: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: C. Brauner

Gallagher, Zoe

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: C. Brauner, T. Farrell

Garcin, Pierre

PhD: Cell and Developmental Biology

Supervisor: N. Pante

Gaudet, Andrew

PhD

Supervisor: M. Ramer

Gerstein, Aleeza

PhD: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: S. Otto

604.822.3366

evolutionary genetics | dominance of mutations (h) | genome size & ploidy | Saccharomyces cerevisiae

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Goldbogen, Jeremy

PhD: Comparative Physiology, Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: R. Shadwick

Biomechanics, functional morphology, foraging ecology and evolution of baleen whales

Gooding, Rebecca

Phd: Ecology

Supervisor: C. Harley

604-710-4953

I am studying the effects of climate change on marine intertidal invertebrates, particularly the combined effect of temperature and CO2 on predator-prey interactions.

Goundie, Elizabeth

MSc

Supervisor: A. Trites

Govender, Rhona

MSc

Supervisor: D. Pauly

Guevara, Jennifer

PhD: Ecology

Supervisor: L. Avilés

Haakons, Kristen

MSc: Comparative Physiology, Evolution

Supervisor: P. Schulte

I love killifish- currently investigating the relationship between metabolic rate and thermal tolerance in the mummichug, Fundulus heteroclitus.

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Hall, Anna

PhD

Supervisor: A. Trites

Harris, Les

MSc: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: E. Taylor

604-622-3377

Harwood, Gyan

MSc

Supervisor: L. Avilés

Hoffman, Catherine

MSc: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: L. Avilés

evolution of social behaviour, ecological constraints on sociality

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Huynh, Katie

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: C. Brauner

Ingram, Travis

PhD: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: D. Schluter

Evolution of trophic position, omnivory, and food web structure

Inskip, Jessica Ann

MSc

Supervisor: M. Ramer

Jackson, Caroline

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: J. Myers, A. Sinclair

Jang, Caren

MSc

Supervisor: L. Matsuuchi

Jansen, Hailey

MSc: Cell and Developmental Biology

Supervisor: H. Brock

Jibb, Lindsay

MSc

Supervisor: J. Richards

Jones, T. Todd

PhD: Comparative Physiology, Ecology

604-822-5043

My goals are to understand the bioenergetics (energy use/allocation) of sea turtles and how resource availability, abundance and human perturbations such as climate change affect their reproductive output and growth.

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Jordan, Crispin

PhD

Supervisor: S. Otto

604-822-3366

Solving all mysteries botanical

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Jorve, Jennifer

PhD: Ecology

Supervisor: C. Harley

I am interested in how marine habitat-forming species respond to environmental stress, and how these responses shape community dynamics.

Kenyon, Haley

MSc

Supervisor: D. Irwin

Kharouba, Heather

Phd: Ecology

Koot, Barbara

MSc

Supervisor: J. Ford, A. Trites

Kordas, Rebecca

Doctoral student: Ecology

Supervisor: C. Harley

I am interested in the effects of climate change (warming) on species interactions in the rocky intertidal.

Korman, Joshua

PhD

Supervisor: S. Martell

Kuker, Kathryn

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: L. Barrett-Lennard, D. Irwin

Lachmuth, Cara

MSc: Comparative Physiology, Ecology

Supervisor: L. Barrett-Lennard, W. Milsom

I'm modelling the concentreations of airborne pollutants emitted from whale watching vessels and inhaled by killer whales, and am estimating the physiological consequences of this exposure to pollutants.

LeCraw, Robin

PhD: Ecology

Supervisor: D. Srivastava

Research Interests: Assemblage and ecology of communities; conservation ecology; trophic interactions and causes of trophic cascades; biodiversity and ecosystem function; function of tropical ecosystems;..

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Lee-Yaw, Julie

PhD: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: D. Irwin

Li, Lingbo

PhD

Supervisor: T. Pitcher

Li, Taosui

MSc: Cell and Developmental Biology

Supervisor: H. Brock

Li, Zhou Fen Jason

MSc

Supervisor: R. Blake

Loofbourrow, Hale

MSc

Supervisor: R. Blake

M'Gonigle, Leithen

PhD: Evolution

Supervisor: S. Otto

Machtaler, Steve

PhD

Supervisor: L. Matsuuchi

Maclean, Janet

MSc: Ecology

Magnuson-Ford, Karen

MSc: Evolution

Supervisor: S. Otto

Mandic, Milica

PhD: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: J. Richards

Mann, Cody

MSc

Supervisor: B. Kwon

Marchinko, Kerry

PhD: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: D. Schluter

Markel, Russell

PhD: Ecology

My dissertation examines the effects of over-exploitation of marine predators on nearshore food web structure, dynamics, and productivity.

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May-McNally, Shannan

MSc: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: E. Taylor

I am studying the potential hybrid zone between Dolly Varden (Salvelinus malma) and Arctic char (Salvelinus alpinus) in southwestern Alaska.

McAdam, Steven

PhD

Supervisor: C. Walters

McKenzie, Jessica

PhD

Supervisor: P. Schulte

Meldrum, Gennifer

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: D. Srivastava

Community Ecology, Biodiversity-Ecosystem Function, Soil Mites, Dispersal, Disturbance

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Melnychuk, Michael

PhD: Ecology

Supervisor: V. Christensen, C. Walters

Salmon ecology | mark-recapture models | fish telemetry | population dynamics

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Moore, Jean-Sébastien

PhD: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: E. Taylor

Evolutionary biology and molecular ecology and their application to management and conservation of natural fish populations. I currently work on different aspects of dispersal of Arctic char in the Canadian..

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Moreira, Amanda

MSc

Supervisor: E. Taylor

Nelson, Jocelyn

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: C. Harley

Ng, Michelle

MSc: Cell and Developmental Biology

Supervisor: B. Kwon

Ngai, Jacqueline

PhD: Ecology

Supervisor: D. Srivastava

Nutrient cycling; plant-insect interactions

Nienhuis, Sarah

MSc

Supervisor: C. Harley

Noble, Virginia

MSc

Supervisor: D. Srivastava

Nordstrom, Chad

MSc

Supervisor: A. Trites

O'Donnell, Kerrie

PhD: Ecology

Supervisor: A. Vincent

Ormond, Chad

MSc: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: E. Taylor

Paleczny, Michelle

MSc

Supervisor: D. Pauly

Piascik, Edyta K.

MSc: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: W. Maddison

Pinto, Sheldon

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: R. Shadwick

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Porter, Alison

MSc: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: D. Irwin

Porteus, Cosima

PhD: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: W. Milsom

604 822-5799

Research interests: oxygen chemoreception in fish, control of breathing, boundary layers, development

Porteus, Tom

PhD: Ecology

Supervisor: M. McAllister

Evaluation of restricted-area culling strategies to control local red fox density

Pradhan, Devaleena

MSc: Comparative Physiology

(604)8226789

Prior, Nora

PhD: Comparative Physiology, Ecology

Supervisor: K. Soma

My PhD examines the neuroendocrine mechanisms of affiliative behaviors which are a part of pair maintenance behavior in the monogamous zebra finch. Affiliative, pro-social behaviors are expressed in..

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Purcell, Jessica

PhD: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: L. Avilés

(604) 822-3224

Rai, Satbir

MSc

My research interest focuses around the maturation of Pacific Lamprey (Lampetra tridentate). More specifically, I am interested in identifying the maturation inducing hormone in this species of lamprey..

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Rambeau, Andrea

MSc

Supervisor: J. Ford, A. Trites

Ramer, Leanne

PhD

Supervisor: J. Steeves

Read, Tyson

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: D. Altshuler

778 388 3707

Rechisky, Erin

PhD

Supervisor: C. Walters

Rechsteiner, Erin

MSc

Supervisor: A. Trites

Reyes, Catalina

PhD: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: W. Milsom

604 822-5799

Roberts, Brent

MSc

Ross, Erica

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: R. Shadwick

I study woodpeckers and why they don't seem to give themselves concussions with all the drumming they do.

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Rummer, Jodie L.

PhD: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: C. Brauner

My general interests lie in mechanistic & ecological physiology, primarily how organisms (especially fish) use physiology to mitigate encountered environmental stress. My Ph.D. research focuses on the evolution & function of gas exchange in fish.

Ruskey, Jennifer

MSc: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: E. Taylor

Sanders, Colin

MSc

Supervisor: W. Milsom

Scott, Angela

PhD

Supervisor: M. Ramer

Scott, Mark

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: J. Richards

Segre, Paolo

PhD candidate: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: D. Altshuler

the aerodynamics, kinematics, and ecological correlates of maneuvering performance in hummingbirds

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Sheriff, Michael

PhD: Comparative Physiology, Ecology

Supervisor: C. Krebs, A. Sinclair

I am interested in how food and predation affect the physiology of animals and how this in turns shapes their ecology.

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Smith, Nicola

MSc: Ecology

Community assembly and invasibility in Caribbean reef fishes. Invasion ecology of Pacific lionfish in nearshore waters of the Bahamas.

Soril, Lesley

MSc

Supervisor: V. Auld, M. Ramer

Sparmann, Sarah

MSc: Cell and Developmental Biology

Supervisor: B. Leander

Speers-Roesch, Ben

PhD: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: J. Richards

Metabolic physiology of fishes; mechanisms of hypoxia tolerance and metabolic depression; energy metabolism; cardiac function and metabolism; biology of sharks, rays, and chimaeras; evolutionary, environmental, and comparative animal physiology

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Stafl, Natalie

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: M. O'Connor

Stegeman, Amelia

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: D. Altshuler

Stephens, Andrea

PhD: Ecology

Supervisor: J. Myers, D. Srivastava

778 997 2932

Interactions between multiple insect species on diffuse knapweed & implications for biological control

Tang, Stephen

MSc

Supervisor: T. Farrell

Taves, Matthew

PhD: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: K. Soma

I am interested in the interactions between glucocorticoids (steroid stress hormones) and the immune system. These hormones have powerful immunosuppressive effects, which are thought to prevent harmful..

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Thompson, Patrick

MSc: Ecology

Experimentally testing how regional diversity allows local freshwater plankton communities to adapt to environmental change

Toews, David

PhD: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: D. Irwin

How do new species arise, what makes them variable, and how to go about conserving them for the future? We’ve come a long way in our understanding of the evolution of life in the 150 years since..

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Tyerman, Jabus

Ph.D.: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: M. Doebeli

Valls, Audrey

PhD

Supervisor: V. Christensen

van Poorten, Brett

PhD

Supervisor: S. Martell

Vaughan, Megan

MSc Student: Ecology

Supervisor: C. Harley

I am interested in the effects of ocean acidification on species interactions in coastal marine invertebrate communities.

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Velema, Gerrit

M.Sc.: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: E. Taylor

Vergara, Valeria

PhD

Supervisor: L. Barrett-Lennard, C. Gass

Acoustic communication and vocal learning in belugas (Delphinapterus leucas)

Verhille, Christine

PhD

Supervisor: T. Farrell

Villette, Petra

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: C. Krebs

I am using cameras to observe how snowshoe hares, red squirrels, mice and voles interact with live-traps used to estimate their respective densities in the Kluane Lake Region of Yukon Territory.

Warner, Adam

PhD: Cell and Developmental Biology

Supervisor: D. Moerman

Whippo, Ross

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: M. O'Connor

White, Laura

PhD: Ecology

factors promoting marine invasions

Wilkinson, Chadwick

MSc

Supervisor: C. Walters

Wilson, Chris

PhD: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: T. Farrell

Wood, Spencer

PhD: Ecology

(505) 946-2765

Wright, Brianna

MSc: Ecology

Supervisor: J. Ford, A. Trites

Wu, Wei

PhD: Cell and Developmental Biology

Supervisor: N. Pante

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Xie, Xiaojun

PhD: Cell and Developmental Biology

Supervisor: V. Auld

Yao, Lili

MSc: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: J. Richards

Yau, Monica

MSc: Ecology, Evolution

Supervisor: E. Taylor

Investigating factors that may influence hybridization in western trout.

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Yeaman, Samuel

PhD: Evolution

Supervisor: M. Whitlock

Evolution and maintenance of variation in heterogeneous environments

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Young, Joanne

PhD

Supervisor: W. Jefferies

Zhang, Junxia

PhD

Supervisor: W. Maddison

Alumni: Post-Docs     Faculty     Grad Students     Research Associates     Staff

Albert, Arianne

Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Ecology, Evolution

Lab: S. Otto

Alderman, Sarah

Comparative Physiology

Lab: C. Brauner

Brix, Kevin

Comparative Physiology, Evolution

Lab: C. Brauner, D. Schluter

Evolutionary Physiology and Environmental Toxicology

Bystriansky, Jason

Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Comparative Physiology

Lab: P. Schulte

Cornwell, Will

Post-Doctoral Fellow: Ecology, Evolution

Lab: D. Schluter

604-822-9508

Dudek, Dan

Post-Doctoral Fellow: Comparative Physiology

Lab: J. Gosline

Eliason, Erika

PhD: Comparative Physiology

Supervisor: T. Farrell, S. Hinch

Intraspecific diversity in temperature tolerance and athletic ability among migrating adult sockeye salmon populations

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Fletcher, Jeffrey

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Lab: M. Doebeli

Fong, Angelina

Post-Doctoral Fellow: Comparative Physiology

Lab: W. Milsom

604 822 5799

Central mechanisms of respiratory rhythm generation. Modulation of respiratory rhythm by postnatal development, afferent feedback and environment.

Gardner, Manuela

Post-Doctoral Fellow: Comparative Physiology

González, Angélica L.

Postdoctoral Fellow: Ecology, Evolution

Lab: D. Srivastava

Nutrient cycling, food webs, ecosystem structure and functioning.

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Guillaume, Frédéric

Post-Doctoral Fellow: Ecology, Evolution

Lab: M. Whitlock

Larouche, Matt

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Lab: J. Roskams

Le Gac, Mickael

Post-Doctoral Fellow: Evolution

Lab: M. Doebeli

I am interested in various aspects of biological diversification

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Lotterhos, Katie E.

Former Postdoctoral Research Fellow: Ecology, Evolution

Lab: M. Whitlock

Population genomics

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Mann, Kevin

Cell and Developmental Biology

Lab: M. Gordon

Marshall, Katie

Killam Postdoctoral Fellow: Comparative Physiology, Ecology

Lab: C. Harley

Ectotherm ecophysiology: sublethal impacts of environmental stress and ecological consequences

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Maughan, Heather

Postdoc: Evolution

Lab: R. Redfield

604-822-6323

Meir, Jessica U.

Post-doctoral researcher (NSF International Research Post-doctoral Fellow): Comparative Physiology

Lab: W. Milsom

604.822.5990

My research focuses on understanding the physiology and adaptations of vertebrates in extreme environments, particularly those with low oxygen. I've studied astronauts in space, diving mammals and birds, Amazonian fishes, and high-altitude birds.

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Nosil, Patrik

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Pamenter, Matthew

Comparative Physiology

Lab: W. Milsom

Rogers, Sean

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Rothfels, Carl

postdoc, Otto lab: Evolution

Lab: S. Otto

My background is in empirical phylogenetics, especially of ferns. I'm particularly interested in questions of untangling reticulate evolutionary histories, and the macroevolutionary consequences of polyploidy.

Tymchuk, Wendy

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Lab: P. Schulte

Vos, Rutger

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Lab: W. Maddison

Alumni: Research Associates     Faculty     Grad Students     Post-Docs     Staff

Axelrood, Paige E.

Research Associate

Lab: A. Sinclair

Edgley, Mark

Research Associate

Lab: D. Moerman

Marr, Alexandra

Research Associate

Lab: N. Pante

604-822-0664

Rogalski, Teresa

Research Associate

Lab: D. Moerman

Sarfraz, Rana

Research Scientist | Entomologist | Ecologist: Ecology

Lab: J. Myers

Suarez, Raul

Research Associate

Alumni: Staff     Faculty     Grad Students     Post-Docs     Research Associates

Balabhadrapatruni, Sarita

Research Technician: Ecology, Evolution

Lab: M. Doebeli

Brandys, Don

Electronics Workshop

Vanderhorst, Arthur

Zoology Animal Units, South Campus