Multi-disciplinary research at BMSC

BMSC is a leader in multi-disciplinary research, providing a center for collaborative investigation in a diverse array of basic and applied sciences.

BMSC Research Seminars will be broadcast live, on TUESDAYS at 1:30 PDT.

Join us to learn about the exciting and important research our Researchers and Alumni have been doing at BMSC!

In support of our vision to create an open, collaborative and approachable community of scientists at BMSC, we are hosting our popular research seminar series online.

We continue the tradition of providing the opportunity for students, staff, and researchers to learn about new discoveries being made in various fields of marine science from experts in our community.

Join us on Zoom, or participate live on YouTube.

Zoom links below






May 26 Dr. Kaitlyn Gallagher Université de Montréal “When the hunter becomes the hunted: tapeworms of the pelagic thresher shark.”
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June 2 Dr. Isabelle Côté SFU “Ecological shifts in a marine community following extreme disturbances”
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June 9 Dr. Dina Navon U of Calgary “Where Nature met Nurture – Phenotypic plasticity in fish”
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June 16 TBA   TBA
June 23 TBA   TBA
Sept 1 Deborah Curran University of Victoria TBA

A few researchers will be joining us this summer, under strict health and safety guidelines.

2017 2017

University of Victoria

University of British Columbia

Derek Somo

Graduate Student

Dr. Jeffrey Richards


Dr. Christopher Harley

Associate Professor

University of Calgary

Dr. Heather Jamniczky

Assistant Professor

Tegan Barry

Graduate Student

Dr. Mindi Summers

Instructor; Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Dr. Sean Rogers

Associate Professor

Dr. David Goldblum

Department Head, Associate Professor

Dr. Lesley Rigg

Dean of Science

University of Alberta

Dr. Lindsey Leighton

Associate Professor

Dr. Ted Allison

Associate Professor

Other University

Dr. Brian Polagye

Assistant Professor
University of Washington

Dr. Carlos Robles

California State Los Angeles

Dr. Don Levitan

Florida State University

Dr. Elizabeth Boulding

University of Guelph

JP Hastey

Owner, Nova Harvest Ltd.
Nova Harvest Ltd.

Dr. Louis Gosselin

Associate Profesor
Thompson Rivers University

Dr. Russell Wyeth

Assistant Professor
St. Francis Xavier University,

Dr. Dan Bolnick

University of Connecticut

Dr. Gary Anderson

Associate Professor
University of Manitoba

Dr. Heidi Schutz

Assistant Professor
Pacific Lutheran University

Dr. Heather Alexander

BMSC Faculty

Dr. Suzie Currie

Professor, Department Head
Mount Allison University

Dr. Yoel Stuart

Post-Doctoral Researcher
University of Texas at Austin