Michael Wright


Michael Wright (Master’s candidate) I received my B.Sc in Biology from Trent University, Peterborough in April 2011 after completing an honours thesis project on mosquito diversity in rural vs. urban habitats. During my undergrad I had the opportunity… Read More

Lisa Ledger


Lisa Ledger, B.Sc. (M.Sc. Student) After completing a bachelors degree in Molecular Biology and Genetics at the University of Guelph in June 2010, I started graduate work in the Hajibabaei lab in January of 2012. One of the overarching… Read More

Joel Gibson


Project Manager – Biomonitoring 2.0 and Postdoctoral Research Fellow Biodiversity Institute of Ontario, 
Department of Integrative Biology, University of Guelph My M.Sc. and Ph.D. research was on the evolutionary biology of Diptera.I employed life history, morphological, and molecular… Read More

Ian King


Ian King, PhD Postdoctoral Fellow I completed my PhD in Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology at the University of California, Riverside, working under Paul De Ley in the Department of Nematology. My research involved establishing a biomonitoring programme… Read More

Mehrdad Hajibabaei


Associate Professor Centre for Biodiversity Genomics & Department of Integrative Biology Mehrdad Hajibabaei is an expert in molecular evolutionary biology and bioinformatics. His research has focused on the use of genomics information in biodiversity analysis, ranging from the… Read More

Stéphanie Boilard


Stéphanie Boilard, B.Sc.H Laboratory Technician I started in the Hajibabaei lab in the summer of 2009 as a third year Molecular Biology and Genetics student when I held an Undergraduate Research Assistanceship position. I returned to school the following fall… Read More