Concentration advisors in Biology


The advisor in Biology is Nancy Nelson (in N7/9) and she should be consulted about your program on a regular basis. For further information about your chosen major (such as graduate schools, research and job opportunities etc), the following professors can also be consulted.


1. Molecular Genetics and Development

  • Cell Biology: Brouhard, Dankort, Hayer, Schoeck, Vogel, Weber, Western, Zetka, Zheng
  • Developmental Biology: Abouheif, Dent, Lasko, Moon, Nilson, Roy, Schoeck, Western
  • Mammalian Genetics: Dankort, Hekimi, Palmour
  • Molecular Genetics: Dankort, Hekimi, Lasko, Moon, Schoeck, Western, Zetka, Zheng

2. Neurobiology: Dent, Hendricks, Reader, Sakata, Watt, Woolley

3. Human Genetics: Rosenblatt, Palmour

4. Evolutionary Biology: Abouheif, Bell, Bureau, Davies, Green, Hargreaves, Hendry, Larsson, Lechowicz, Schoen

5. Biological Diversity and Systematics: Abouheif, Bell, Davies, Gonzalez, Green, Hendry, Larsson

6. Behaviour: Lefebvre, Reader, Sakata, Woolley

7. General and Applied Ecology: Chapman, Fussmann, Gonzalez, Gregory-Eaves, Guichard, Hargreaves, Potvin, Schoen

8. Aquatic Ecology: Chapman, Fussmann, Gregory-Eaves, Guichard, Price

9. Marine Biology: Guichard, Price

10. Conservation Biology: Chapman, Gonzalez, Green, Potvin


Biology: Guichard, Vogel; Mathematics: Hundemer; Physics: François; Computer Science: Blanchette, Ruths, Waldispuhl; Honours QB: Vogel

Honours Program in Biology, Advisor Brouhard
Honours QB - Vogel

Advisor - Nancy Nelson

Biology & Mathematics: Guichard, Hundemer
Computer Science & Biology: Vogel
, Blanchette

Minor in Biology: Nelson
Biotechnology: BSc students please see Nancy Nelson for advising. BENG students please see Engineering Student Affairs for advising
Minor in Natural Science: Rowan Barrett
Neuroscience: Ryan Bouma
Science for Arts Students: Lefebvre

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Professors on Leave 2017-2018-2019

2017 - 2018  
ABOUHEIF, Ehab 1 September 2017 to 31 August 2018
CRISTESCU, Melania 1 September 2017 to 31 August 2018
DANKORT, David 1 September 2017 to 31 August 2018
LEUNG, Brian 1 January 2018 to 30 June 2018
ROY, Richard 1 September 2017 to 31 December 2018
SCHOEN, Daniel 1 September 2017 to 31 August 2018
WATT, Alanna 1 September 2017 to 31 August 2018
ZETKA, Monique 1 September 2017 to 31 August 2018
2018 - 2019  
BELL, Graham 1 Jan 2019 to 30 June 2019
BUREAU, Tom 1 Sept 2018 to 31 Aug 2019
GONZALEZ, Andy 1 Sept 2018 to 31 Aug 2019
SAKATA, Jon 1 Sept 2018 to 31 Aug 2019