Researchers


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


TUESDAYS at 1:30 PDT

Zoom link

Date

Speaker

Affiliation

Title

May 26 Dr. Kaitlyn Gallagher Université de Montréal “When the hunter becomes the hunted: tapeworms of the pelagic thresher shark.”
YouTube link
June 2 Dr. Isabelle Côté Simon Fraser University “Ecological shifts in a marine community following extreme disturbances”
June 9 Dr. Dina Navon University of Calgary “Where Nature met Nurture – Phenotypic plasticity in fish”
YouTube link
June 16 Dr. Don Levitan Florida State University “Reproductive isolation and speciation in sea urchins”
Youtube link
June 23 Dr. Julia Baum University of Victoria “In Hot Water: Fish and Coral Responses to Marine Heatwaves”
June 30 Brooke Weigel, PhD Candidate University of Chicago “A little kelp from my friends: Bacterial symbionts and carbon cycling associated with bull kelp, Nereocystis luetkeana.”
July 7 Dr. Amanda Bates Memorial University “Thermal safety, environmental variability and biodiversity change”
YouTube link
Wed. July 15

9:00 AM PDT

Research in Marine Ecology undergraduate student project presentations BMSC Undergraduate student research projects, presented by the students of our first online course, “Research in Marine Ecology”.
Dr. Chris Neufled, Dr. Sam Starko, Instructors
July 21 Dr. Sean Rogers University of Calgary Ecological genomics of population persistence and adaptation in marine fishes: it’s all one song.
Aug 11 Dr. Stephanie Green University of Alberta “Reassembling coastal marine food webs: patterns, processes and consequences.”
Zoom link
Aug 18 TBA Parks Canada Southern Resident Killer Whales
Zoom link
Sept 1 Deborah Curran University of Victoria “Fluid Jurisdiction in Marine Territory: Indigenous Rights and Legal Pluralism in Canada”

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

2019 2019

University of Victoria

Dr. Rana El-Sabaawi

Assistant Professor

University of British Columbia

Dr. Christopher Harley

Associate Professor

Simon Fraser University

Dr. Roger Linington

Associate Professor

University of Calgary

Dr. Heather Jamniczky

Assistant Professor

Dr. Sean Rogers

Associate Professor

Dr. Kathreen Ruckstuhl

Associate Professor

University of Alberta

Dr. Lindsey Leighton

Associate Professor

Dr. Tamzin Blewett

Assistant Professor

Other University

Dr. Carlos Robles

California State Los Angeles

Dr. Don Levitan

Professor
Florida State University

Dr. Elizabeth Boulding

Professor
University of Guelph

Dr. Louis Gosselin

Associate Profesor
Thompson Rivers University

Dr. Iain McGaw

Associate Professor
Memorial University

Dr. Dan Bolnick

Professor
University of Connecticut

Dr. Gary Anderson

Associate Professor
University of Manitoba

Dr. Andre Martel

Research Scientist, Zoology
Canadian Museum of Nature

Dr. Heidi Schutz

Assistant Professor
Pacific Lutheran University

Dr. Tim Higham

Associate Professor
University of California, Riverside

Dr. Ali reza Sari

Professor
University of Tehran