Ecology and Environment
Research on how biological organisms interact among each other and with the abiotic environment. The following faculty have research programs that fall within this topic area:
Evolutionary biologyDr. Neil Chilton
Parasitology: Molecular systematics, ecology and population genetics of metazoan parasites.
Aquatic predator- prey interactions.
Plant morphology and pollination ecology
Limnology and aquatic ecosystem ecology
Population, community, and ecosystem ecology of northern plant communities
Life history, physiological and evolutionary ecology of wild animal populations,
Aquatic insects and freshwater ecology
Mammalian population ecology
Dr. François Messier (emeritus)
Population dynamics and ecology of mammals, specifically of polar bears in the Canadian arctic.
Behavioural ecology & conservation of birds
Molecular plant pathology