Jane Margaret Waterman
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Assoc. Head Grad/Professor

Office 424 Bio-Sci Bldg.
(204) 272-1678

You can find more information at my personal website .

Research Interests

Biodiversity, Ecology and Environment, Evolution of sociality and mating systems, influence of sexual selection on morphology, behaviour, diseases & parasites, evolution of cooperative breeding

Recent Publications

  • Ewacha M, Kaapehi C, Waterman JM, Roth JD. (2016). Cape ground squirrels as ecosystem engineers: modifying habitat for plants, small mammals, and beetles in the Namib Desert. African Journal of Ecology 54, 68-75.
  • Manjerovic MB, Waterman JM. (2015). . 'Failure to launch': Is there a reproductive cost to males living at home?. Journal of Mammalogy 96 (1), 144-150.
  • Yunik M, Waterman JM, Galloway TD (2015). Seasonal changes in the infestation parameters of the sucking louse, Linognathoides laeviusculus (Phthiraptera: Anoplura: Linognathidae), infesting Richardson’s ground squirrel (Rodentia: Sciuridae) in Manitoba. The Canadian Entomologist. In Press
  • Phillips MA, Waterman JM (2014). Anti-snake behaviour in a facultative cooperative breeder, the Cape ground squirrel. Behaviour 151, 1735-1758.
  • Waterman JM, Machlin GA, Enright C (2014). . Sex-biased parasitism in Richardson’s ground squirrels (Urocitellus richardsonii) depends on the parasite examined. Canadian Journal of Zoology 92, 73-79.

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Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Dr. Heidi Swanson: “Are the Fish Safe to Eat: Research into Level of Mercury in Fish in Canada's North” — Thursday, March 1 at 7 p.m., 260 Helen Glass.

General seminar: Dr. Heidi Swanson: “Ecosystem connectivity and ecology of fishes: insights from migrations and trophic ecology of Northern Pike, Arctic Grayling, and Lake Trout” — Friday, March 2 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Graham Scott: “TBA” — Friday, March 9 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.

General seminar: Dr. Patricia Wright: “TBA” — Friday, March 16 at 3 p.m., 527 Buller.