Past Grad Students and Postdocs:
Amelia Cox, MSc 2018; Thesis: Population decline in an avian aerial insectivore (Tachycineta bicolor) linked to climate change. Currently a research assistant with Bob Montgomerie (Queen's University).
Postdoc (Queen's University & Virginia Tech, co-supervised with
Ignacio Moore); Costs of malaria infection in red-winged blackbirds.
Currently Research Coordinator at the Queen's University Biological
PhD 2017, Virginia Tech, co-supervised with Ignacio Moore;
Dissertation: Coping with chronic infection: the role of
glucocorticoids in mediating resistance and tolerance to parasites.
Currently Assistant Director & Coordinator of Research &
Honors, Office of Undergraduate Biology, Cornell University.
Montreuil-Spencer, MSc 2017; Thesis: Relationships between winter
energetic condition and reproductive investment in a wild bird.
Kelsey Schoenemann, MSc 2017; Thesis: Individual variation in glucocorticoid levels: a field study of repeatability.
Postdoc (Virginia Tech, co-supervised with Ignacio Moore); Behavioural
ecology of aggression and parental care in tree swallows. Currently an Assistant Professor at Doc University, Istanbul, Turkey.
Sara Burns, MSc 2015; Thesis: Does trapping method introduce bias into studies of behaviour and physiology?
Postdoc (Virginia Tech, co-supervised with Ignacio Moore); Evolutionary
endocrinology and life history tradeoffs in tree swallows. Currently an
Associate Professor at the University of Debrecen, Hungary.
Jenny Ouyang, Postdoc
(Virginia Tech, co-supervised with Ignacio Moore); Evolutionary
endocrinology and life history tradeoffs in tree swallows. Currently an Assistant Professor at the University of Nevada, Reno.
Past 4th year Honours Thesis and Independent Study Students:
Kennedy Everitt (2018)
Zoe Walter (2018)
Matthieson Smith (2017)
Matt Richardson (2016)
Anthony Colangelo (2016)
Pria St. John (2015)
Alice Domalik (2014)
Sophie Gong (2014)
Lydia Rocheleau (2014)
Emily Dobson (2012)
Ainsley McGregor (2011)
Tristan Willis (2011)
Dana Drumm (2010)
Laura Lockhart (2009)
Hannah Munro (2009)