Education and Experience



M.Sc. (2016-present)

Environmental and Life Sciences Graduate Program

Trent University, Peterborough, ON

Supervised by Jeff Bowman (OMNRF) and Marie-Josee Fortin (University of Toronto)


Honours B.Sc. in Biology (2012-2016)

McGill University, Montreal, QC

Honours thesis supervised by Virginie Millien


Work Experience:


Graduate Teaching Assistant (2016-present)

Biology Department

Trent University, Peterborough, ON

Course titles: Introductory Ecology, Introduction to Genetics, Foundations of Cell and Molecular Biology


Assistant Wildlife Biologist (2016)

Wildlife Research and Monitoring Section

Science and Research Branch

Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry

Peterborough, ON


Research Assistant (2015)

Department of Geography, Environment, and Planning

Concordia University, Montreal, QC


Research Assistant (2013-2014)

Redpath Museum

McGill University, Montreal, QC


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Tick-proof near Montreal (2014)                    At the peak of Kilimanjaro (2015)

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Transporting an American marten (2015)                     Muskrat survey (2016)