Education:

  • 2020: PhD (biology) – The University of Western Ontario (London, Ontario, Canada)
  • 2014: MSc (biology) – McMaster University (Hamilton, Ontario, Canada)
  • 2011: BSc Hons (biology) – The University of Winnipeg (Manitoba, Canada)

Research Interests:

  • Chemical ecology
  • Animal communication
  • Host-microbe interactions (e.g. microbiome)
  • Sexual selection and mate choice
  • Cooperative breeding and complex mating systems
  • Host-parasite interactions
  • Ecoimmunology (e.g. MHC; major histocompatibility complex genes)