Current Lab Members
David O'Connor Ph.D. (2011 - ) Dynamics of range variation and post-glacial range expansion of the American toad
Katharine Yagi Ph.D. (2012 - ) Density-dependent dispersal in Fowler's toads in Long Point, Ontario
Pablo Menendez Ph.D. (2014- ) Understanding amphibian vulnerability to climate change: A phylogenetic and spatial approach
Brandon Varela M.Sc. (2015- ) Microbiome of Dendrobatid frogs in Panama
James B. Barnett Postdoc (2016- ) Amphibian Behavioural Ecology
Past Lab Members
Flavia Papini M.Sc. 2016 Social enhancement of reproduction and potential Allee effects in an endangered amphibian
Nicholas Gervais M.Sc. 2016 Adaptation to acidic habitat in Spotted salamanders
Daniel Greenberg M.Sc. 2013 Population dynamics of a declining amphibian
Morgan Boenke M.Sc. 2011 Terrestrial habitat and ecology of Fowler's toads, Anaxyrus fowleri.
Jean-Sebastien Roy M.Sc. 2009 Structure and dynamics of a natural hybrid zone between the toads, Anaxyrus americanus and Anaxyrus hemiophrys, in southeastern Manitoba.
Trond Sigurdsen Ph.D. 2009 The lower Permian dissorophoid Doleserpeton (Temnospondylii) and the evolution of modern amphibians
Marie-Pier Prairie M.Sc. 2009 Landscape ecology of an amphibian community
Vanessa Kilburn M.Sc. 2008 Epidemiology of chytridiomycosis in Panamanian frogs
Shavonne Meyer M.Sc. 2007 Landscape history, dispersal and the genetic structure of amphibian populations.
Julie Lee-Yaw M.Sc. 2007 The phylogeographic history of the wood frog (Rana sylvatica)
Tricia Markle M.Sc. 2006 Phylogeography of salamander populations
Arthur Whiting M.Sc. 2004. Population ecology of Western Chorus frogs, Pseudacris triseriata
Alex Smith Ph.D. (1999 - ). Population ecology and genetics of Fowler's toads, Bufo fowleri.
Leslie Bol M.Sc. 2002. Amphibian recruitment success at a landscape scale
Heather Gray Ph.D. 2000. Biological significance of colour pattern and variation in the green poison frog, Dendrobates auratus.
Jacqueline Brinkman M.Sc. 1999. Structure and evolution of supernumerary chromosomes in the Pacific giant salamander, Dicamptodon tenebrosus.
Timothy F. Sharbel M.Sc. 1996. Molecular genetic composition, origin,and evolution of B-chromosomes in the frog Leiopelma hochstetteri.
Clifford W. Zeyl Ph.D. 1996. Sex, parasitic DNA, and adaptation in experimental populations of Saccharomyes cerevisiae and Chlamydamonas reinhardtii.
Hinrich Kaiser Ph.D. 1993. Systematics and biogeography of eastern Caribbean frogs.
Clifford W. Zeyl M.Sc. 1991. Genome evolution in the primitive frog, Leiopelma hochstetteri.
Carol A. Maine M.Sc. 1991. Newtonian cooling and reptilian thermal ecology.