Beth MacDougall-ShackletonWestern Science


Professor and trainees at field site

Current Lab Members

Leticia De Souza Soares

Postdoctoral Fellow Traveling whilst diseased: examining effects of malarial infection on flight performance

Rebecca Howe

MSc candidate Effects of malarial infection on migratory timing and restlessness 

Bonnie Foo

BSc thesis Candidate genes for individual variation in migration and exploration

Beloved Alumni

Chris Posliff MSc 2020 Correlations in movement behaviour over large and small geographic scales in song sparrows Melospiza melodia
Leanne Grieves PhD 2020 Chemical communication in songbirds
Melanie DeNomme BSc 2019 Geographic variation in innate immune loci
Rachel Boyd BSc 2019 Evolutionary genetics of innate immune loci
Tosha Kelly PhD 2019 Hitchhiker's guide to migration: effects of experimental parasitic infection and other immune challenges on migratory traits of sparrows
Joel Slade PhD 2018 The major histocompatibility complex in song sparrows: immunity, signals, and mate choice
Matthew Watson MSc 2016 MHC diversity, neutral-locus heterozygosity, and overwinter survivorship
Yanina Sarquis-Adamson PhD 2016 Ecological and evolutionary interactions between song sparrows and parasites
Erica Lovett MSc 2016 Evolutionary genetics and parasite communities in nomadic songbirds