Postdoctoral fellow, Dalhousie University

I'm an agricultural ecologist broadly interested in exploring the various ways biodiversity supports sustainable agricultural production.

Experience

  • 2016–present
    Postdoctoral fellow, Dalhousie University

Education

  • 2016 
    University of Oxford, DPhil in Zoology
  • 2013 
    Dalhousie University, BSc Agriculture. Major in Environmental Science

Publications

  • 2017
    Quantifying immediate and delayed effects of anthelmintic exposure on ecosystem functioning supported by a common dung beetle species, PLoS ONE
  • 2017
    Effect of dung beetle species richness and chemical perturbation on multiple ecosystem functions, Ecological Entomology
  • 2016
    Functionally rich dung beetle assemblages are required to provide multiple ecosystem services, Agriculture, Ecosystems, Environment
  • 2013
    Predation of lowbush blueberry insect pests by ground beetles (Coleoptera: Carabidae) in the laboratory, Journal of Pest Science
  • 2013
    Potential nocturnal insect pollinators of lowbush blueberry, Journal of the Acadian Entomological Society

Grants and Contracts

  • 2013
    Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship
    Role:
    Recipient
    Funding Source:
    Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
  • 2012
    Undergraduate Student Research Award: Nocturnal pollination of lowbush blueberry
    Role:
    Recipient
    Funding Source:
    Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
  • 2011
    Undergraduate Student Research Award: Exploring natural enemies of lowbush blueberry pests
    Role:
    Recipient
    Funding Source:
    Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada

Professional Memberships

  • Entomological Society of America
  • Entomological Society of Canada