Biology at Western offers research-intensive, thesis-based graduate training at the Masters' and Doctoral levels. We study life from a variety of perspectives including ecology and evolution, molecular and cellular biology, and physiology and biochemistry. We offer a stimulating and collegial training environment, world class facilities, guaranteed funding to students in good academic standing throughout their normal program duration, and high-profile research opportunities overseen by internationally-recognized faculty.
Public MSc Thesis Defense - Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 3:00PM in Biological and Geological Sciences, Room 2084
Caitlin Vandermeer (Supervisors: Chris Guglielmo and Scott MacDougall-Shackleton) will defend her thesis entitled, "The Effect of Testosterone on the Spring Migratory Phenotype of a North American Songbird (Zonotrichia albicollis)"
All are welcome to attend this public examination
Public PhD Lecture and Thesis Defense - Friday, December 13, 2013. Lecture at 9:30AM in BGS 0153 and Exam at 10:30AM in BGS 2084
Scott Colborne (Supervisor: Bryan Neff) will defend his thesis entitled, "Foraging ecology, sexual selection and divergence in sunfish (Lepomis spp.)"
All are welcome to attend this public lecture and examination
Thesis Award Winners for 2012-2013: Congratulations!