Jeffrey A. Hutchings

Killam Memorial Chair, Dalhousie University, Canada

Evolutionary Ecology & Life History Evolution of Fishes

Postdoctoral Researchers


Sebastián Pardo

2017 - present

Research Project: Stochastic dynamic modelling of Atlantic salmon life histories

Sean Godwin

2018 - present

Research Project: Influence of aquaculture-based pathogens on wild salmon

Carmen David

2019 - present

Research Project: Biogeography of polar cod in a changing Arctic Ocean



PhD Students

Melanie Massey

Thesis: Thermal fluctuations and fitness

Sara Hocevar

2018 - present (co-supervised with Anna Kuparinen, Associate Professor, University of Jyväskylä, Finland, and Adjunct Professor, Dalhousie University)

Thesis: Bet-hedging life-history strategies in evolving ecosystems


Masters Students

Raphaël McDonald

2018-present (co-supervised with Joanna Mills-Flemming, Dept Mathematics and Statistics, Dalhousie University)

Thesis: Quantitative approaches to sustainable capture fisheries

Julie Charbonneau

2018 - present (co-supervised with David Keith, Fisheries and Oceans Canada)

Thesis: Recovery of age structure in recovering marine fish populations

Manuelle Beaudry-Sylvestre

2019 - present

Thesis: Fisheries-induced evolution in North Atlantic fisheries

Research Associates

Jim Eddington

2000 - present

Logistic support of experimental research.

Research Visitors (2018-2019)

Anna Kuparinen

Associate Professor, University of Jyväskylä, Finland / Adjunct Professor, Dalhousie University


Aino Erkinaro

Research Intern, University of Oulu, Finland

Halvor Knutsen

Research Scientist, Institute of Marine Research, Norway


Anna Winter

PhD Student, Centre for Ecological and Evolutionary Synthesis, University of Oslo, Norway

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