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Dr. Catherine Febria

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Assistant Professor
Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research,
Department of Integrative Biology
Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Freshwater Restoration Ecology
 

Phone: 519-253-3000 x 4773
Office:  GLIER Rm. 317
E-mail: Catherine Febria

Expertise:

Headwater stream ecology
Restoration / rehabilitation in settled landscapes (agricultural, urban)
Ecosystem services
Socio-ecological systems
Ecosystem science
Microbial ecology
Traditional ecological knowledge
Diversity, equity and inclusion in STEM

Lab:

Febria Healthy Headwaters Lab Group and Research Facility.  Visit the Healthy Headwaters Lab.

Education:

Ph.D. 2010, Ecology & Evolutionary  Biology, and, Collaborative Certificate in Environmental Studies, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

M.Sc. 2005, Geography, Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

B.Sc. 2002, Environmental Science, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Academic Positions:

Assistant Professor, 2019-Present, Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research and Department of Integrative Biology,  University of Windsor, Windsor, ON, Canada
 
CAREX Director and Scientist, 2018, Canterbury Waterway Rehabilitation Experiment (CAREX), Freshwater Ecology Research Group, School of Biological Sciences, University of Canterbury - Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha, Canterbury, New Zealand

Postdoctoral Fellow, 2013-2017, Canterbury Waterway Rehabilitation Experiment (CAREX), Freshwater Ecology Research Group, School of Biological Sciences, University of Canterbury - Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha, Canterbury, New Zealand

Assistant Research Scientist, 2010-2013, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory & University of Maryland College Park, USA

Publications:

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