Researcher Profile

Ronald Brooks

Job Title: Professor
Employer: University of Guelph
Place of Birth: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Public School attended: Rolph Road; Wexford, Buchanan
High School attended: Winston Churchill
Further Education: University of Toronto (B.Sc., M.Sc.), University of Illinois (Ph.D.).
Geographic focus of research: Ontario, US.

Brief synopsis of current research:
I study life history of reptiles and amphibians using long term studies and focussing on turtles, frogs and snakes. Results are used to test hypotheses from life-history theory and to design long term programs for conservation of herpetofauna.