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Co-supervised with Dr. Karen Kidd, McMaster University

Project: Characterization of microplastics in benthic macroinvertebrates upstream and downstream of wastewater treatment plants in the Grand River watershed

MSc student 2023

Emily Robson

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Hufsa Khan

MSc student 2023

Co-supervised with Dr. Adrienne Bartlett, Environment and Climate Change Canada

Project: Development of methods to assess the effect of toxicants on Hyalella azteca reproduction

Jenna Anderson

Research technician 2023

ECO Canada Science Horizons Intern

MSc student 2022

BSc Researcher 2018

Project: Investigation of the hazard posed by firefighting water additives used in fighting forest fire to aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems

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Sara Burilo

MSc student 2022

Co-supervised with Dr. Paul Sibley, University of Guelph

Project: The influence of vegetated riparian buffering on macroinvertebrate communities in the Grand River watershed

Kiran Sharma

Research technician 2023

ECO Canada Science Horizons Intern

BSc researcher 2022

Project: Sampling and taxonomic identification of benthic macroinvertebrate communities in the Upper Grand River

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Lauren Fanick

BSc researcher 2022, 2023

Vesta Kwan

BSc research 2021, 2022, 2023

Project: Effect of lampricides on freshwater snail embryos and Toxicity of firefighting water additives on the terrestrial isopod Trichorhina tomentosa

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Jack Salole

BSc researcher 2022, 2023

Project: Toxicity of 6PPD-quinone to freshwater invertebrates and concentration in road runoff

Joel Csajaghy

BSc researcher 2022, 2023

Project: Toxicity and accumulation of microplastics in earthworms

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Daniel Stein

BSc researcher 2022

Project: Effect of niclosamide on non-target benthic invertebrates

Loreline Brun

Visiting MSc student from Université Côte d'Azur, Nice, France 2022

Project: Characterization of the microplastics in the wastewater influent and effluent from wastewater treatment plants across Ontario

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Michael Young

MES student 2022

Project: Relationship between the structural metrics of riparian buffers and benthic macroinvertebrate communities

Lucy Horne

MES student 2022

Project: Behavioural assessment of earthworms exposed to microplastics in soil


Uchenna Uni

MES student 2022

Project: Investigation of the toxicity of the lampricide formulation Bayluscide® on different life stages of two species of freshwater mussel

Nick Stratmann

Visiting BSc researcher 2022 from Deakin University, Geelong, Australia

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Aldaine Gordon

Visiting MSc student from University of West Indies 2021

Project: Heavy metal assessment and remediation of agricultural soils in Trinidad

Mackenzie McDonald

BSc researcher 2021

Project: Toxicity of niclosamide and rotenone to juvenile freshwater bivalves

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Karen Lemon

Research technician 2022

ECO Canada Science Horizons Intern

Carmen Venier

MES student 2021

Project: Effects of metals and selective-serotonin re-uptake inhibitors on freshwater gastropod embryo development

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Georgianna Steward

MES student 2021

Project: Toxicity of metals to mature freshwater gastropods

Ray Sanford

MSc student 2021

Project: Quantitative time-of-flight mass spectrometry to characterize the metabolome in the hemolymph from freshwater gastropods

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Talia Hoffman

BSc researcher 2021

Project: Toxicity and accumulation of microplastic beads in freshwater gastropods and Toxicity of firefighting water additives on the terrestrial isopod Porcellio scaber

Hongran Wang

MSc student 2021

Project: Application of Advanced Oxidation Process as a Pre-Oxidation Step for Spent Lettuce Wash Water and for Decontaminating Fruit and Sliced Mushrooms 

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