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:
Dr. José Andrés Evolutionary biology
Dr. Neil Chilton Parasitology: Molecular systematics, ecology and population genetics of metazoan parasites.
Dr. Douglas P. Chivers Aquatic predator- prey interactions.
Dr. Art Davis Plant morphology and pollination ecology
Dr. Jeff Hudson Limnology and aquatic ecosystem ecology
Dr. Jill F. Johnstone Population, community, and ecosystem ecology of northern plant communities
Dr. Jeff Lane Life history, physiological and evolutionary ecology of wild animal populations,
Dr. Dennis Lehmkuhl Aquatic insects and freshwater ecology
Dr. Phil McLoughlin Mammalian population ecology
Dr. François Messier (emeritus) Population dynamics and ecology of mammals, specifically of polar bears in the Canadian arctic.
Dr. Som Niyogi Aquatic Toxicology
Dr. Karen Wiebe Behavioural ecology & conservation of birds
Dr. Yangdou Wei Molecular plant pathology