Academic Positions

2021-present Postdoctoral Fellow

York University with Dr. Amro Zayed and BeeCSI

2019-2021 Postdoctoral Fellow

University of Waterloo with Dr. Rebecca Rooney and Ducks Unlimited Canada


Ph.D. in Aquatic Ecology, 2018

University of Toronto Mississauga with Dr. Shannon McCauley

M.Sc. in Aquatic Ecology, 2013

University of Guelph with Dr. Josef Ackerman

B.Sc.(Env.) in Natural Resources Management, 2010

University of Guelph

Competitive Awards and Research Grants (in CAD)

2019-2021 Mitacs Elevate Postdoctoral Fellowship ($120,000)

2018 Harold H. Harvey Prize for Academic Leadership ($500)

University of Toronto

2015-2018 NSERC Doctoral Postgraduate Scholarship ($42,000)

2017 Sir Joseph Flavelle Fellowship ($2,500)

University of Toronto

2015 Norman Stuart Robertson Fellowship ($3,000)

University of Toronto

2015 Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Grant ($1,099 USD)

American Museum of Natural History

2014 Queen Elizabeth II/Pfizer Graduate Scholarship in Science and Technology ($15,000)

University of Toronto

2014 Eleanor Cate Allen Fellowship ($2,400)

University of Toronto

2012 Arthur Richmond Memorial Scholarship ($3,500)

University of Guelph

2011 Norman James Aquatic Animal Ecology Scholarship ($4,000)

University of Guelph

2009 S.C. Johnson Environmental Scholarship ($1,500)

Grand River Conservation Authority

2009 D & G Hart Travel Grant ($1,000)

University of Guelph

2009 Millennium Grant ($2,500)

Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation

2008 Arthur D. Latornell Travel Grant ($600)

University of Guelph

2007-2008 Millennium Excellence Award ($10,000)

Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation

2005 Entrance Scholarship ($2,000)

University of Guelph