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Dr. Hugh MacIsaac

Dr. Hugh MacIsaac in a boat on a lake with mountains in the background

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professor
Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research,
School of the Environment
Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Aquatic Invasive Species

Phone: 519-253-3000 x 3754
Office: GLIER Rm. 134
e-mail:  Hugh MacIsaac

MacIsaac Lab Website

Expertise:

We are interested in a broad variety of questions pertaining to invasion biology, particularly with respect to aquatic ecosystems (inland lakes, Great Lakes, marine coastal habitats).

Education:

NSERC Postdoctoral fellow, Zoology Department, University of Toronto
Ph.D., Department of Biology, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, USA
M.Sc., Botany Department, University of Toronto
B.Sc. (Honours), Biology Department, University of Windsor

Academic Positions:

Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Aquatic Invasive Species, 2014-2021

Distinguished Research Fellow, 2016, Sino-Canada Research Center on Plateau Lakes, Yunnan University, China

Adjunct Professor, 2014-present, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing

Founding member, 2014-present, China-Canada Three Gorges Reservoir Water Science Center, Southwest University, Chongqing, China

Director, 2011-2016, NSERC Canadian Aquatic Invasive Species Network II

Director, 2006-2011, Canadian Aquatic Invasive Species Network

Fisheries and Oceans' Invasive Species Research Chair, 2003-2006, 2006-2011

Professor, 2000-present, Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research, School of the Environment, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON, Canada

Associate Professor, 1997-2000, Great Lakes Institute for Environmental Research and Department of Biological Sciences, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON, Canada

Assistant Professor, 1992-1997, Biology Department, University of Windsor, Windsor, ON, Canada

Publications:

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