• Dr. Jason Gibbs
  • Associate Professor, Department of Entomology
    Curator - J. B. Wallis / R. E. Roughley Museum of Entomology

    University of Manitoba (Fort Garry campus)
    214 Animal Science / Entomology
    12 Dafoe Road
    Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Canada


    Jason Gibbs website


  • PhD Biology, York University, Canada
  • MSc Botany, University of Toronto, Canada
  • BSc Biological Sciences, University of Toronto Scarborough, Canada


  • ENTM 1000: World of Bugs  
  • ENTM 3170: Crop Protection Entomology
  • ENTM 4500: Insect Taxonomy and Morphology
  • ENTM 7150 / ENTM 7220: Advanced Entomology
  • ENTM 7200: Advanced Insect Taxonomy


Research interests

  • Diversity of beneficial insects
  • Integrative taxonomy of wild bees
  • Molecular phylogenetics
  • Behaviour and social evolution
  • Pollinator ecology
  • Insect conservation

Current research projects

  • Systematics and phylogenomics of wild bees
  • Alpha-taxonomy of halictine and panurgine bees
  • Evolutionary ecology of prairie pollinators
  • Habitat for pollinators and natural enemies in organic and conventional crop systems

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