PhD, Biology, Queen's University, 2007
BSc Honours, Biology, University of Regina, 2001
I am interested in understanding how human activities alter the structure and function of freshwater ecosystems. As an aquatic ecologist, I use a variety of methods to test theories about community assembly, biogeography, ecosystem resistance and resilience, landscape ecology, and macroecology.
I have several ongoing projects and collaborations that span the breadth of these interests: